Opening of the John Cage Centennial Festival Washington DC
Tuesday, September 4 at 6:45 p.m.
In addition to his musical accomplishments, composer John Cage (1912-1992) was closely allied with the artists Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg, and his influence extends to poetry, dance, and other arts.
Join Laura Kunh, Brian Brandt, Don Gillespie, and Roger Reynolds as they discuss Cage and his legacy. The panel discussion, ILLUMINATIONs 1, will be followed by a reading of Cage’s radio play James Joyce, Marcel Duchamp, Erik Satie: An Alphabet. A reception in the Corcoran’s North Atrium concludes the evening.
Please note that a ticket admits one to the panel discussion, reading, and reception.
Online registration for this program is now closed. Tickets will be available at the door of the auditorium one half hour before the program begins.