Ben Harris' Graphic Scores Featured in Contemporanea 2010

Composition and Theory PhD candidate Ben Harris' graphical scores were featured in Contemporanea 2010, a new music festival taking place in Udine, Italy from October 12–24. Five of Harris' scores were selected for the 60x60 portion of the festival which focuses on the synergy between visual and sonic arts.

Harris' graphical scores serve as a basis for improvisation and have been performed and recorded by Outer Circle, a Pittsburgh-based music ensemble that features Harris and several of his colleagues from the Department of Music. The audio is a realization by Outer Circle presented the is past June.