This week, the Sequencer Tour has set up camp at SXSW in Austin to celebrate media innovation with a week-long series of panels and networking events.
A new electro-acoustic work, Best Regards Bruno – Letters from Stalingrad. Ralf Gawlick blends recorded and live piano (an instrument Bruno played as a teenager) with spoken text from the last letters and sung text from religious passages and prayers the young soldiers intoned.
The Goethe-Institut has partnered with the Public Radio Exchange (PRX), the RIAS Berlin Kommission, KCRW Berlin, and other radio stations and producers in the US and Germany to bring you THE BIG POND, a collection of 50 unique audio pieces released on a weekly basis.
From April 2nd to April 13th, artist Luigi Toscano will drive the full width of the continental US, stopping along the way to meet American survivors of the Holocaust and discuss the LEST WE FORGET project with university students and visitors at major Holocaust memorial museums.
Scholars and scientists from many fields, artists, and activists will develop new approaches to research and education along the Mississippi.