BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3433@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20111119T000000Z DTEND:20111119T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Two experimental music giants\, <strong>Otomo Yoshihide</strong > and <strong>Christian Marclay</strong> \, perform together in New York for the first time in over a decade. Marclay\, one of the world's leadin g artists and winner of the 54th Venice Biennale Golden Lion Award\, push ed the boundaries of musical creation when he pioneered the use of the tu rntable as a musical instrument. Otomo\, electroacoustic improvisation m usician and free jazz guitarist\, earned an international reputation as a central figure in Japan's avant-garde music scene. Together\, these unc onventional &quot\;turntablists&quot\; will again push to the extreme wha t is possible with turntables and records.\n \n Cash bar opens at 6:30 pm . \n \n <strong>Pre-Concert Talk: The Art of Noise</strong> \n November 19 \, 5 PM\n In an exploration of their artistic careers\, Christian Marclay and Otomo Yoshihide are joined by musician\, writer and curator Alan Lic ht. Together\, they examine the past\, present and future of non-music m usical movements in Japan\, America and across the globe. Moderator <str ong>David Novak</strong> \, Assistant Professor of Music at the Universit y of California at Santa Barbara\, will begin the discussion with a prese ntation on the experimental music scene in Japan.\n \n <strong>Otomo's In stallation: <em>without records</em> </strong> \n Thursday\, November 17-S unday\, November 20\n Otomo's computer operated installation--a series of empty turntables set up to produce a variety of sounds--created as an ho mage to Christian Marclay and exhibited at museums and galleries through out Japan in recent years\, will be on view in Japan Society's public sp ace for New Yorkers to see and hear. <em>Free and open to the public</em > .<strong>\n \n TICKETS</strong> \n Turntable Duo Concert: SOLD&nbsp\;OUT \n Pre-Concert Talk: $10/$8 Japan Society members\n \n <strong>Concert tic kets are SOLD&nbsp\;OUT.</strong> \n Pre-Concert Talk tickets are still av ailable.\n \n <a href="http://www.japansociety.org/content.cfm/buy_tickets ?eid=1d22707b">Buy Tickets Online</a> for the Pre-Concert Talk or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258\, Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 6 pm\, Weekends 11 am - 5 pm. SUMMARY:Turntable Duo: Otomo Yoshihide & Christian Marclay URL:/en/events/2011/11/19/turntable-duo-otomo-yoshihide-christian-marclay/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR