This program includes works by Pierre Boulez and Karlheinz Stockhausen, the world premiere of a piece by Lucia Dlugoszewski , and an improvisational work incorporating the Moog synthesizer.

Frederic Rzewski is a founder of the internationally recognized "Musica Electronica Viva."


With the launch of this website, the MCA has created a platform for archiving and publishing images and stories from our 50-year history. Though many pages currently lack descriptions or illustrations, we’re committed to a program of ongoing research that will fill in the blanks over time. If you have information about past MCA Stage events, we’d be delighted to hear from you.


Supported by the Illinois Arts Council.