Concert preview: Music pioneer Dick Robinson still performing, improvising and “having fun” at 88 [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 8 Jun 2012, ArtsATL

Dick Robinson, whose music has been strongly influenced by the visual arts (especially Wassily Kandinsky), will perform with composer Pedro Rivadeneira in a concert of improvised electronic music on Sunday in Decatur. (Photo by Mark Gresham)

Dick Robinson, whose music has been strongly influenced by the visual arts (especially Wassily Kandinsky), will perform with composer Pedro Rivadeneira in a concert of improvised electronic music on Sunday in Decatur. (Photo by Mark Gresham)

When Dick Robinson came to Atlanta in 1951 to join the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra as a violinist, he brought with him his skills as a composer. In the six decades since, he has been a persistent if often reclusive creative undercurrent in the city’s new-music scene. … • READ MORE on ArtsATL