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Talk: "Experimental Intercultural Collaboration: Composing and Improvising with Music of the World" by Lukas Ligeti

Composer, improviser and percussionist Lukas Ligeti will share his experiences working with music from non-western traditions, especially those from Africa. He will also relate the gratifications and challenges of intercultural collaborations from a creative musician’s standpoint, including possible future directions of music technology.

Hosted by: School of Music

In conjunction with: Center for African Studies, Center for Global Studies, Department of Dance, Humanities Research Institute, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Program in Jewish Culture & Society, Spurlock Museum

Extraordinary Professor of Music
University of Pretoria

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All participants are welcome. To request disability-related accommodations for this event, please contact Brian Cudiamat at or (217) 244-5586.