Silo BUSTING SEMINARS

First launched in the fall of 2020 in development with McGill University's Building 21 and the Fulbright Foundation. The program now runs in three cycles: September-December, January-April, May-August, meeting twice weekly on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 7-8pm EST. 

Individuals selected for the program are at distinctly different backgrounds and stages of their creative and professional career.

Spring 2021
Seminar Guests

Sha Xin Wei 

Jan 19 + 21  

 

I-WE-WORLD

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sEAN SMITH

Jan 26 + 28

hABITS OF ATTENTION

sTEPHANIE dAVIDSON

Feb 2 + 4

CORNERS

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Oren Krajden

Feb 9 + 11

Making meaning in the 21st century

Olaf Witkowski 

Feb 16 + 18

Universal Life: How Intelligence Emerges

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Peter Burton and Mauro Pezzente Feb 23+25

God Speed You! Black Emperor and Suoni per il Popolo

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March 2+4 

Site-Responsive Sonic Art

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Michael Lifshitz

March 9 +11 

Making invisible friends: Reality, imagination, and the plurality of self

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Simone Dinnerstein

March 16

Returning to Bach in quarantine

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anDRES diAZ

March 18th

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Carmit Zori

March 18th

Yuki Numata ResnickJessica Garand

March 23 + 25 

The impact of community music to create change

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with Special Guest Sarah Johnson, director of Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute

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Samuele Collu

April 6 + 8

The Zoomification of everyday life

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Jesse Stewart 

April 13 + 15 

WE ARE ALL MUSICIANS

James O’Callaghan  

April 20 +22

composing and listening practices

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Samuel Veissière

Jan 22, 2021

Tools for a Covid winter

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Fall 2020

Silo Busting Seminar Brochure