Seattle Times: Strange musical creations come alive at UW

Charles Corey, director of the Harry Partch ensemble at the UW School of Music.
The UW's Charles Corey is curator of the Harry Partch Instrument Collection (Photo: Greg Gilbert/Seattle Times).

Music-making devices invented and built by maverick American composer Harry Partch (1901-1974), constructed from wood, bamboo, glass, found objects and altered string and keyboard instruments, are in residence at the School of Music. Read more in this article by Michael Upchurch in the April 20 issue of the Seattle TImes.

 

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