Sublime | Spiritualism and transcendence in music

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What role does the sublime play in contemporary art and life?

Dr Nicholas Ng, composer and ethnomusicologist, reveals insights into the nature of the sublime and transcendence in non-Western music traditions. What draws people to move beyond the day-to-day, and how have they attempted to achieve this?

In this contextual talk series, gain perspectives from experts on the application of this concept, and ideas presented in the ‘Sublime: Contemporary Works from the Collection’ on view until 24 may 2015.