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The Wild Beast: A New Centre For The Herb Alpert School of Music

A $500,000 USD grant for the building of a new music centre at the California Institute of the Arts...

California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) has received a $500,000 grant to go towards the building a new music pavilion on its Valencia, California campus. Descriptively entitled "The Wild Beast" after composer Morton Feldman's metaphor for creative energy, the centre will host a wide variety of music and performance events alongside providing more space for CalArts's Herb Alpert School of Music.