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Maryanne Amacher: Perceptual Geographies in Philadelphia

Bowerbird and Blank Forms take a holistic approach to the music and thoughts of US composer and psychoacoustic investigator

Over three days in April various locations in Philadelphia will be dedicating their spaces to the life and work of the late US composer and installation artist Maryanne Amacher (1938–2009). Featuring Supreme Connections, a working group of Amacher's friends, students and collaborators and initiated by Bowerbird and Blank Form, Maryanne Amacher: Perceptual Geographies insists on a holistic approach to the composer's work that spans over 40 years. Visitors can experience instrumental and electronic pieces, a large-scale interpretive architectural installation, and an in-depth seminar examining her musical and artistic theories.

Happening on 9, 12 & 13 April, events include Maryanne Amacher: An Introduction by Bill Dietz; presentations of Amacher pieces Adjacencies and Petra, and Ways Of Hearing workshop.

Full information can be found on Blank Forms website.