Washington DC: [Washington Performing Arts Society], 1982. First Edition. Collection of six items:
8vo. Saddle-stapled program. Black and white wraps. Faint foxing and edgewear. 17pp.
Two flyers, each 8.5'' x 11'' approx. Horizontal folding creases, light edgewear.
Three 8.5'' x 5.5'' printed pages, loose.
All items very good or better. Very good. Item #23572
Booklet and collected ephemera from 1982's 9th Street Festival in Washington DC, organized in tribute to John Cage by the Washington Performing Arts Society. Also featuring musicians and video artists Steve Reich, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, George Coates, Laurie Anderson, Brian Eno, Lucinda Childs, Dara Birnbaum, Philip Glass, Nam June Paik, and numerous others. Materials include a flyer for "A Day With John Cage," featuring a macrobiotic brunch with the composer; the Hebrew transliteration and English translated text of Steve Reich's Tehillim; and a full program of the festival's musical performances.