FLEFF 2012:  The Concert for Microtopias, Tuesday, March 27


Contributed by Patricia Zimmermann

Save the date for one of FLEFF's signature multi-media/multi-arts events:  The Concert for Microtopias, Tuesday, March 27, Hockett Recital Hall, 8:15 p.m. FREE

Featured performers include Jairo Geronymo (piano), Cynthia Henderson (actor), Brad Hougham (baritone), Art Jones (live digital/video remix), Deborah Martin (piano), Kathleen Mulligan (actor), Phil Wilde and Ann Michel (producers) and Mary Zebell (designer).

This one-time only performance features music for two pianos, classical song, spirituals, poetry, live digital/video remix projections, and pageantry.

Music featured includes pieces by Shostakovitch, Bach, Barber, Ravel, Rachmaninoff. Poetry selections span Paul Laurence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Pablo Neruda, Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks.

Art Jones, a VJ renowned for his digitally manipulated and composited images, will produce  visual mixing live with the ensemble.  Jones has performed at new media and film festivals in Asia, Latin American and Europe as well as at museums and clubs throughout the United States.

The 15th Annual FLEFF runs March 25 through April 1, on the Ithaca College campus and at Cinemapolis.

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