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Ben Patterson exhibition in Houston at CAM

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by damonsmith, Nov 6, 2010.


  1. damonsmith

    damonsmith

    May 10, 2006
    Quincy, MA
    The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston just opened a fantastic Exhibition by Fluxus artist composer Ben Patterson.
    Info here: http://www.camh.org/exhib_MAIN.html
    Bio here:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben_Patterson#Biography

    You can hear some of his compositions here: http://www.ubu.com/sound/patterson.html

    He started as a classical double bassist and the score to one of his most famous compositions is here:
    http://jeffreytrevino.com/Files/iis/variationsfordoublebass1-4.pdf
    A bit about the Fluxus movement here:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fluxus
    Yoko Ono was the most famous participant.

    It is worth visiting Houston, and all the bassists here should see it!
     

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