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Giacomo Fiore: An Historical Retrospective of Works for Electric Guitar

Virtuosic guitarist Giacomo Fiore presents a historical retrospective of works for electric guitar — both solo and with electronics — including rarities by Cesar Bolaños and Arne Nordheim and works in just intonation for the Lou Harrison resophonic guitar, in honor of Lou's centenary. 
Giacomo Fiore is an Italian guitarist and musicologist who has performed across the United States, Brazil, Canada, and Europe, giving world and U.S. premieres of works by Larry Polansky, Ron Nagorcka, Kenji Oh, Garry Eister, Agustin Castilla-Avila, and many others. A Ph.D. graduate from the University of California, Santa Cruz, Giacomo’s research focuses on experimental music, tunings, and performance. He has published articles in TEMPOJournal of the Society for American Music, Classical Guitar, and Ukulele Magazine, and released several solo recordings. He teaches a wide range of historical and practical courses at the SF Conservatory, USF, and UCSC.

Details

When:

Thursday, February 23, 2017. 07:30 PM

Where:

CCRMA Stage, The Knoll

Sponsor:

Department of Music, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics
wkeats@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free