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)
Stuart Dempster (trombone), Kathleen Hunt (dance), Maria Mannisto (soprano), Angelina Baldoz (trumpet, bass) and KT Shores (performance artist) will be joined by guest musicians Lori Goldston (cello), Tari Nelson-Zagar (violin), and Sue Anne Harkey (harp guitar) present an eclectic evening of new compositions in experimental opera, dance, and sound performance.
Coalescing around a mutual admiration for the music and imagination of Sun Ra and the possibilities of musical space travel, the bi-coastal trio Triptet (Tom Baker, fretless guitar, theremin, laptop; Michael Monhart, saxophones, laptop, percussion; and Greg Campbell, drums, percussion, French horn, budget electronics) will touch down at the Chapel Performance Space on the heels of their third recording … Read More
A night of digital experimentation as art and music student-artists from Cornish College of the Arts explore the fertile improvisatory ground between image and sound.
Student-artists from Cornish College of the Arts, part of an Inter-Arts class called Digital Media Improvisation, will present their final group projects at the Chapel Performance Space. Each group will have 4-5 sound and image … Read More
Seattle electronic musicians Matt Shoemaker, Timm Mason, and RM Francis present an evening of musical experimentation consisting of three solo performances.
For nearly two decades artist Matt Shoemaker (Born 1974, Seattle, Washington, USA) has been exploring the strange universe of sound and listening. Using microphones, digital and analog recorders, computers, modular synthesizers, acoustic instruments, and assorted signal processors, Shoemaker transforms … Read More
Seattle clarinetist and composer Sean Osborn presents four new works of chamber music: Reed Trio No. 2, 12-4-6 (a sextet for Flute, Clarinet, Violin, ‘Cello, Piano, and Percussion), three new Lyric Pieces for Violin, Clarinet, ‘Cello, and Piano, and his solo clarinet work Three Miniatures. Sean combines extended techniques for classical instruments with rock-music energy for a unique hybrid … Read More
The Frank Agency and Nonsequitur have joined forces to present People. Make. Awesome. — a three-part series of pairings rooted in sound, curated by Beth Fleenor. The theory: give people a place to make awesome, and they will. Each event features three pairings of stellar, highly individualistic artists, given opportunity to communicate freely. Tonight: Sound + Movement.
FEATURED PAIRINGS: TBA