Mardi Spaghetti est une série de concerts de musique improvisée en place depuis 2008 à Montréal.
En collaboration avec Suoni Per Il Popolo, nos concerts sont présentés à la Casa del Popolo deux mardis par mois.
Mardi Spaghetti is an improvised music series in Montreal that has been running since 2008.
In collaboration with Suoni Per Il Popolo, Mardi Spaghetti is now located at Casa Del Popolo.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
18 octobre: Owen Stewart Robertson (NYC), Adam Kinner + Nora-Louise Müller (Allemagne), Ellwood Epps
18 octobre: Owen Stewart Robertson (guitar, NYC), Adam Kinner (tenor sax)
Nora-Louise Müller (clarinettes Bohlen-Pierce, Germany), Ellwood Epps (trompette)
''The overwhelming effect of the Bohlen-Pierce scale can hardly be understood on the basis of descriptive words. It is the immediate aural impression that opens the doors to this alterate tonal world. Unlike the scales of our usual system, it is not the octave that forms the repeating frame but the perfect twelfth (octave plus fifth), dividing it into 13 steps, according to various mathematical considerations. The result is an alternative harmonic system that opens new possibilities to contemporary and future music.
In 2008, the first acoustic wind instrument using the scale, the Bohlen-Pierce clarinet, was premiered...