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The Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra Celebrates Sol LeWitt Sunday, February 16 · 3 pm to 5 pm. Members · FREE--Non-member · $10.00Hear musicians from the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra perform selections from and inspired by this iconic American artist's extensive music archive, including Bach, Sol LeWitt's most extensively collected composer. Between pieces, Aldrich exhibitions director Richard Klein and RSO musical director Gerald Steichen will talk about LeWitt's work, its relationship to the music, his collection of scores by contemporary composers, and the encyclopedic library of music—recorded by LeWitt on over 3,900 cassette tapes—currently on view at the Museum in the exhibition Sol LeWitt: The Music Collection. Unlike the majority of exhibitions concerning the artist (1928–2007), this one does not include his work, but rather the work of others who have either influenced the artist or for whom the artist has felt an affinity. The works presented are not those of visual artists, but rather composers, known for their contributions to the field of music and, in particular, Western music since the Baroque period. LeWitt was a well-known collector of contemporary art, with his collection numbering over 11,000 objects. Contained within this collection are twenty-six scores written by contemporary composers, including Steve Reich, Philip Glass, John Cage, Roland Dahinden, Alvin Lucier, and Walter Hekster. This exhibition presents a handful of these scores, three by Reich, one by Glass, and one "hybrid" score by Cage, all composers particularly relevant to LeWitt's practice as a visual artist.