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Performance: Score Mechanical Asynchronicity

Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 2GB
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Nottingham Contemporary
Saturday 28 September 2019 | 7pm - 9pm
Free - Booking Required

Drop in to live rehearsals during the day, 11am-1pm and 2.30–5.30pm.

Score: Mechanical Asynchronicity is a visual-musical performance by artist Danica Maier and composer Martin Scheuregger. Artist and composer explore a new music score responding to the lace diagrams in the Nottingham Lace Archive. The work brings together composers, artists, and musicians to experiment with disrupted repetition, the glitch and line.

The lace diagrams were translated into lines, then inscribed as punch-cards to be used with programmable music boxes. The musical results have been transcribed into traditional notation before further graphic renditions were created. This iterative, re-encoding process has resulted in a variety of pieces, each with differing levels of improvisation yet all stemming from the same source.

Nottingham Contemporary has a fully accessible building with lift access on all floors and Changing Places toilets. Click here for more detailed access information, or please contact in advance of your visit on 0115 948 9750 if you would like to talk through your requirements. This event is suitable for visually impaired visitors.

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Performance: Score Mechanical Asynchronicity (28 Sep 2019)
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Saturday19:00 - 21:00

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