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Evening at Egan presents 'Mahler, Modernism, and Resurrection'

...Orchestra music director Kyle Pickett will give a joint talk on modernism in turn-of-the-century Vienna and its influences on...Popular Culture in Early Twentieth-Century Paris" and "Modernism." He also plays cello in the Juneau Symphony. Kyle Pickett...
Old Southeasterner doesn't like road

...years, and this "small town" of 50,000 is far from small or isolated. In recent years, the town has been flooded with modernism. As the farm land gives way to mass produced stucco homes, the identity of the town becomes lost, squeezed between two...
Sons of Norway to present Ibsen DVD

...realistic drama, as well as a poet. He is often referred to as the "father of modern drama" and is one of the founders of modernism in the theatre. Alongside Knut Hamsun, Ibsen is held to be the greatest of Norwegian authors, celebrated as a national...
Arts calendar

...Lewis, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.Arts at Egan: Aleatoricism, Post-Modernism, and Whale Songs? with Kyle Pickett, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall UAS Auke Lake Campus. The Juneau Symphony's January...
Approach Mahler with 'ears and a heart'

...The form is all there but its much more modernist in its sensitivity. It's like Beethoven on steroids." Mahler's modernism was not particularly well-received by critics of his day; in fact, most dismissed the second symphony as complex and bombastic...
Fall season preview the School of International Service and co-director of Ethics, Peace and Global Affairs program Oct. 15: "Mahler, Modernism, and Resurrection," with Kyle Pickett, music director, Juneau Symphony Orchestra and Robin Walz, UAS associate professor...
Just in time for Thanksgiving...

...the truth about eating animals? There's no hiding behind culture in Foer's postwar, post- 9/11, square-framed modernism: "Food is not rational. Food is culture, habit, and identity. For some, that irrationality leads to a kind of resignation...
Juneau's symphony is having a whale of a time

...University of Alaska Southeast's Sound and Motion lecture series, Pickett will present his lecture "Aleatoricism, Post-Modernism, and Whale Songs?" at 7 p.m. today in the Egan Lecture Hall. Aleatoricism is creating art by randomness and chance...
On Stage: 'Razzle' not the typical Perseverance fare

...the movie, starring Tim Roth and Gary Oldman. The Vienna of "On the Razzle" was a cosmopolitan center of culture. The Modernism movement was born there, and Sigmund Freud, composer Arnold Schoenberg and artist Gustav Klimt were part of the creative...
Mexico: Land of the old and new

...its North American neighbors. Where else can your plane ticket dollars take you to witness such a blending of tradition and modernism for the price of a weekend trip to Bethel? Its accessibility and friendly people make travel relatively simple, and the...


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