Electronic Music Concert June 10 at UNC Asheville to Feature Performances on the Haken Continuum Fingerboard


UNC Asheville will host a free concert featuring solo and ensemble playing on the electronic Haken Audio Continuum Fingerboard at 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 10 in Lipinksy Hall. Everyone is welcome for this free event; no tickets are required.

Roy "Futureman" WootenGrammy-winning special guest Roy “Futureman” Wooten will perform along with Rob Schwimmer, Edmund Eagan, Sally Sparks, Benedikt Slotte, and UNC Asheville Paddison Distinguished Professor of Music Wayne Kirby.

The concert is the culminating event of ContinuuCon 2017, the second annual conference dedicated to exploring the possibilities of the electronic Haken Audio Continuum Fingerboard. The conference, which takes place at UNC Asheville June 8-10, will feature Continuum designer Lippold Haken, lecturer in computer music synthesis in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Illinois University, and Canadian composer Edmund Eagan, who teamed with Haken to develop the Continuum’s internal sound engine.

For more information about ContinuuCon 2017, visit continuucon.com.