Panel Discussion & Performance

In conjunction with the exhibition A Feast of Astonishments:
Charlotte Moorman and the Avant-Garde, 1960s–1980s


Experimental Music and Interdisciplinary Arts: Explorations on the Edge

Wednesday, September 14, 7:30 pm

Black Box Theater, Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East

(enter at 28 Washington Place)


Panel discussion moderated by Joan La Barbara, composer, performer, and faculty member, Music Composition (Steinhardt), NYU, with David Behrman, composer; and Alison Knowles and Carolee Schneemann, multidisciplinary artists. Speakers will examine experimental music and performance works of the 1960s and ’70s, the advent of Fluxus, and the influence of John Cage. Performances will include updated versions of David Behrman’s Runthrough (1967), and Philip Corner’s Solo with … (1964).


Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions (Steinhardt) and Grey Art Gallery.


Unless otherwise noted, programs are free of charge, no reservations, capacity limited. All programs are subject to change. Photo ID required for entrance to NYU buildings. Information:,, 212/998-6780.

Starts 9/14/16 7:30 pm
Ends 9/14/16 9:30 pm
Participants Joan La Barbara, David Behrman, Alison Knowles, and Carolee Schneemann
Location Black Box Theater, Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East(enter at 28 Washington Place)
Cost Free of charge


Program Types: Discussion Panel Performance