Keith Rowe Event in New York, October 13

Keith Rowe: Extended

Organized by Jason Brogan (Fellow) and Ed Keller (Director)
Center for Transformative Media at Parsons School of Design
Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Glass Box Theater at Mannes School of Music
55 West 13th Street
New York, NY 10011

Center for Transformative Media:

Keith Rowe: Extended is organized on and around the work of renowned experimental guitarist Keith Rowe, and in celebration of the publication of Keith Rowe: The Room Extended [powerHouse Books], the first official biography of the guitarist by Brian Olewnick. Curated by CTM Fellow Jason Brogan, the event will include commentary, discussion, and performances. In addition to Rowe himself, musicians Clara de Asís, Marcia Bassett, Maria Chavez, Sandy Ewen, Lucie Vítková, and Barry Weisblat will perform.

10:00am – 12:30pm
Morning Session (in order of appearance)
• Coffee
• Introduction by organizers Jason Brogan and Ed Keller
• Reading by Rowe biographer Brian Olewnick
• Discussion and Q&A with Olewnick and Rowe, moderated by Steve Smith (The Boston Globe, The New York Times, National Sawdust)
• Keith Rowe solo performance

4:00pm – 6:00pm
Afternoon Concert (in order of appearance)
• Clara de Asís (guitar) and Lucie Vítková (accordion and varia)
• Maria Chavez (turntable) and Sandy Ewen (guitar)
• Marcia Bassett (guitar) and Barry Weisblat (electronics)