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Sousa Archives New Harry Partch Exhibit Opens at the School of Music

“Maverick,” “iconoclast,” and “isolationist” are terms that historians and musicologists have frequently used to describe twentieth-century composer Harry Partch. Partch constructed his own music instruments, crafted his own tonal system, and found his artistic inspiration from non-Western musical traditions and sounds. Yet, his experimental approach to music was not created in isolation, but was fostered […]

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