Subtropics: 18 Annual Subtropics Music Festival

Feb. 23, 2006 - March 4, 2006

Opening reception Feb. 23, 2006, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

This year?s 18th Annual Subtropics Experimental Music & Sound Arts Festival will open your ears to new sounds and ideas, headquartered at Dorsch Gallery at 151 NW 24 Street in Miami?s Wynwood Arts District. Expect a daily dose of new and experimental music and sound works from an international collection of composers and performers. Vocal and spoken word works, electro-acoustic compositions, sound installations, video and performance pieces round out the schedule of one of the most daring new music festivals in the country. The new festival presented by SFCA?s interdisciplinary Sound Arts Workshop in partnership with the Miami Performing Arts Center. Nightly live performances are preceded by open gallery hours, extended specially for the festival. Attendance by many out-of-town composers, artists and performers will create an unprecedented critical mass of new music and experimental sound practitioners at Subtropics. .