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Thursday, 21 October 2010 08:50

KDHX and the Pulitzer team up for sound waves

KDHX and the Pulitzer team up for sound waves flickr.com/photos/thepulitzer
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Art installations usuallly privilege sight over the other senses, but with sound waves, sights and sounds come together in surprising ways.

Presented by the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts and KDHX, sound waves celebrates the diversity of St. Louis through sights and sounds, with a DJ and a performing artist, calling and responding to each other across galleries.

This ongoing series takes place the third Thursday of every month, 6-9 p.m., through January, 2011.

sound waves is presented in conjunction with stylus, a new installation by Ann Hamilton. As described by the Pulitzer, stylus is "structured around live acoustic elements and is comprised of multiple forms of call and response...[with] haunting presences and traces of human gesture and voice."

More information is available at the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts.

Schedule for sound waves

September 16, Brazilian music with DJ Andrea Dunn and Moacyr Marchini of Samba Bom.

October 21, Balkan music with DJ John Uhlemann and drummer Scott Rice.

November 18, jazz with DJ Josh Weinstein and drummer Charles "Bobo" Shaw and Zimbabwe Nkenya.

December 16, blues with DJ Ron Edwards. Musician to be announced.

January 20, hip hop with DJ Needles. Musician to be announced.

On the Air 88.1 KDHX Live

Recent Spins:

That's Entertainment by The Jam from Hit Parade (Yep Roc) spun by bobEE Sweet at 12:08pm on Uncontrollable Urge (Wed Feb 10th)

Soldier's Joy by Nashville Washboard Band from Deep River Of Song: Black Appalachia (Rounder) spun by bobEE Sweet at 12:05pm on Uncontrollable Urge (Wed Feb 10th)

Avenue A, Shanghai, Hollywood by Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts from Manhattan (Rough Trade) spun by bobEE Sweet at 12:03pm on Uncontrollable Urge (Wed Feb 10th)

Big Black Mariah by Tom Waits from Rain Dogs (Island) spun by bobEE Sweet at 12:01pm on Uncontrollable Urge (Wed Feb 10th)


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