JG Thirlwell speaks at Brooklyn College

JG Thirlwell will be giving a lecture about his history and processes at Brooklyn College on March 2 2011. This free lecture is presented by the graduate programs in Performance and Interactive Media Arts (PIMA) and is open to the public. This presentation is cosponsored by Artists and Audience exchange, a public program administered by New York Foundation of The Arts (NYFA) with leadership support from the New York State Council on the Arts. JG Thirlwell is a 2010 Artists’ Fellowship recipient of NYFA.

Tanger Auditorium, Brooklyn College Library
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11210
6pm, Wednesday, March 2

JG Thirlwell on "NYFA 25" 5CD collection

The Innova label has released “NYFA collection : 25 years of New York New Music”, a six hour 5 CD set devoted to recipients of The New York Foundation for the Arts’ fellowships in Music Composition and Sound. Thirlwell, who received a fellowship in sound and composition from NYFA in 2010, is featured on this collection, with the track “Ten Ton Shadow”. This huge and stunning collection also includes works by Annea Lockwood, Aaron Jay Kernis, Pauline Oliveros, Annie Gosfield, Meredith Monk, Elliott Sharp, Stefan Tcherepnin and many more. “Ten Ton Shadow” will also appear, in a different form, on the forthcoming Manorexia album.