Explore the Creation of Sound

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Watch and experience improvisational art and sound exploration of how we perceive sound and music in the world around us. Created by artist Rachel Lewis for the 2021 Cambridge Science Festival.
  • Bio
    Rachel Lewis is an an improviser, experimenter, educator, mover, and trumpet player. She uses electronics, movement, and multimedia works to push the boundaries of conventional trumpet playing and performance practice. Lewis challenges the comfort zones of herself and her audience by exploring emotionally charged and honest depictions of her own life and the world. Her improvisations are informed by finding moments of joy and play in everyday life and by blurring the boundaries between audience, listener, and performer.
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Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a madcap celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

For the 2021 Festival, we will host a month-long celebration of STEAM in our community with an overarching theme of gratitude and appreciation. During the month of April 2021, we will showcase creative digital and virtual entries from our rich STEAM community.

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