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Sunday, September 18, 20112:30pm

New York, NY

A walk utilizing found scores in lower Manhattan as part of Elastic City 2011 Walks at SoHo at 2:30pm in New York, NY USA Composer/performer Pamela Z will lead participants on a walk that creates musical scores from the graphic features (micro and macro) of downtown Manhattan. Participants will form a roving experimental sound and performance ensemble that will interpret and play the neighborhood’s building facades, sidewalk hardware, public art and street markings to make a contrapuntal, chance-based chorus. This walk holds 12 people and is part of Urban Design Week 2011, organized by The Institute for Urban Design.