The Courtyard of the San Francisco Art Institute
You are cordially invited to a reception for Robert Ashley on Thursday, April 26 [79or84] at 8:30 pm in the Gallery of the San Francisco Art Institute.
Music from "Private Parts": Robert Ashley: Voice. Blue Gene Tyranny: Poly Moog. Pot luck supper. Please RSVP: Helene Fried 771-7020. Robin Kirck 635-7620.
The San Francisco Art Institute is the only fully accredited degree granting college in the United States devoted solely to the fine arts. It offers BFA and MFA degrees in painting, photography, filmmaking, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics and video.
San Francisco Art Institute: 800 Chestnut Street. San Francisco, CA 94133.
"Music with Roots in the Aether" Video Portraits of Composers and their Music by Robert Ashley.
Robert Ashley, David Behrman, Philip Glass, Alvin Lucier, Gordon Mumma, Pauline Oliveros, Terry Riley.
Atholl McBean Gallery, April 3-26, 1979. Opening reception: Friday, April 6, 5-8 pm. Each composer is presented in a two-hour portrait of musical performance and talk, designed and directed by Robert Ashley.
The programs are in color video with stereophonic high-fidelity sound. The total program is 14 hours in length.
Staggered scheduling will allow for maximum alternations in viewing time. Please call for specific daily schedule.