James Falzone & Bonnie Whiting

Clarinetist James Falzone (Chair of Music at Cornish College of the Arts) and Bonnie Whiting (Chair of Percussion Studies and Artist in Residence at University of Washington) present Utterances: a seamless evening of original, composed, and improvised music based on text, spoken word, and translation. Included in the program will be works by Richard Logan-Greene, Susan Parenti, Bonnie Whiting, … Read More


Seattle Composers’ Salon

An evening of music and discussion with Seattle composers:

Ivan Arteaga, Thaumaturgy (music, dance, technology)
Sheila Bristow
Blake Degraw, Electronic Quartet for Humans
S. Eric Scribner, Tree and Stone

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 … Read More


Sound Ensemble: From Page to Stage

One of our favorite pursuits at The Sound Ensemble is the melding of different artistic mediums. One of the most long standing collaborations in the arts is between music and literature. This concert will explore that long relationship with each piece being inspired by a text from a different authors.

Anthony Plog: Animal Ditties VII
Tom Baker: Three Songs
Kevin Clark: … Read More


Austin Larkin

Austin Larkin presents music entitled Metal Cups of Different Hues, realized with 21 musicians.

Metal Cups of Different Hues
is a field of tiles, a field of bells, a choir of bells, megaphones, forged gongs tuned to the harmonic series, tempered piano and violin. Material qualities of sound sources and structural aspects of the sounds are unified, bringing focus to … Read More

Austin Larkin Photo

Matt Carlson + Jeff Witscher + Jason E Anderson

Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents a night of experimental electronic music featuring Matt Carlson, Jeff Witscher, and Jason E Anderson – for the second installment of its 2017 program at the Chapel. Making his first Seattle appearance since the release of The View from Nowhere (Shelter Press), Portland’s Matt Carlson will perform a 4-channel piece for modular, synth and voice. Jeff … Read More


Cursive: Tall Wind

Cursive is a new chamber group specializing in performing unjustly neglected modern classical works with a shifting ensemble, making each program unique not only in its instrumentation but in its mixture of composers, styles and moods. With each program you’re guaranteed to hear works that you’ve never heard before and may never hear again.

Our newest program, Tall … Read More