Each month, Nonsequitur and a community of like-minded organizations and artists present ten concerts of adventurous and experimental music in the gorgeous Chapel Performance Space at the Good Shepherd Center: contemporary/post-classical composition, free improvisation and the outer limits of jazz, electronic/electroacoustic music, new instruments, phonography, sound art, and other innovative musics. Watch a video clip about us on the Seattle Channel.
Location & Contact
In the Chapel Performance Space on the fourth floor of the Good Shepherd Center.
4649 Sunnyside Ave. N.
Seattle WA, 98103
(SW corner of 50th & Sunnyside in Wallingford, Nearest Metro stops: 16, 44, 26)
Singer Rachel Green and composer Daniel Salo present a composition of voice piano and synthesis. The debut piece blends layers of choral music and electronics, creating an operatic installment of impassioned and surreal sounds.
Erin Jorgenson plays narcotic marimba lullabies for adults.
Composer Eric Frye presents the premiere of his six-channel electroacoustic piece, On Small Differences in Sensation, with supporting sets from local artists Raica and RM Francis.
Eric Frye is a composer, artist, and curator currently residing in Minneapolis. In his compositions for live performance and installation he uses a hybrid modular synthesizer and digital signal processing to explore the perceptual … Read More
Haitian-born, Seattle-raised drummer Dio Jean-Baptiste has been documenting the development of his aggressive, incessantly minimalist style for several years, uploading hours of raw footage directly to YouTube. Along the way he’s filmed collaborations with many of Seattle’s finest creative improvisers. On this occasion, Jean-Baptiste is joined by Geoff Traeger, a Seattle-based audio engineer manipulating vocal sounds and Darren Palmer, … Read More
An evening of music and discussion with Seattle composers:
The Seattle Composers’ Salon fosters the development, performance and appreciation of new music by regional composers and performers. At bi-monthly, informal presentations, the Salon features finished works, previews, and works in progress. Composers, performers, and audience members gather in a casual setting that allows for experimentation and … Read More
FHTAGN is a maximalist improvisation & game orchestra from Seattle. With an ever-rotating lineup of more than 30 musicians from various disciplines, FHTAGN explores alternative methods of conducting, scoring, and extremes in spatial dispersion. Tonight FHTAGN will present Music to Make Love to your Favorite Creature By, an experimental piece celebrating the sounds of copulation in the animal kingdom.
Working … Read More
Spill is the Berlin-based duo of Magda Mayas on piano and clavinet and Tony Buck on drums / percussion, formed in 2003.
Releasing their 3rd album this year, Tony and Magda have been playing all over Europe, the USA, Australia and Lebanon.
Tony Buck is regarded as one of Australia’s most creative and adventurous exports, with vast experience across the globe. … Read More