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)
Jonah Parzen-Johnson (Brooklyn, NY) writes music for solo saxophone and analog synthesizer. Imagine the raw energy of an Appalachian Folk choir, tempered by a lo-fi, minimal aesthetic. His carefully assembled analog synthesizer breathes with his saxophone, building independent melodic layers to support his sound, or soaring above his extended technique-driven baritone saxophone playing. All performed live, without any looping … Read More
Seattle composer Marguerite Brown presents new works for guitars (chamber / solo / extended / collaborative) with the goal of crossing disciplinary lines and sparking new connections between the new music, dance, student, and professional communities. Joining her in presenting these sounds and sights are guitarists Michael Nicolella and Satchel Henneman, choreographer Allison Burke, and dancers Sierra Hendrix, Khadijah … Read More
TYPONEXUS Globalist Series presents a FUSION OF ART + MUSIC + PERFORMANCE + IDEAS
Lubomyr Melnyk (Ukraine) – Live Continuous Piano Music
Boris Indrikov Gallery (Russia) – Seattle Premiere
Kabriele Rosas (Mexico/US) – Globepainting Collection
Kaoru Okumura (Japan/US) – Butoh Movements
Roxanna Walitzki – Electro-Experimental AV Mezzo-Soprano
Garek Jon Druss – Watercolor, Sonic Textures
I Want You Art and Design – Videoscapes
Sarah Fletcher (SF) – Operatic … Read More
The American classical music scene is so flush with young and exciting new composers that it is often a daunting task to know where to begin your listening: this evening of Living Music will present a sample from many of today’s brightest and best! Returning to the stage will be Seattle-based soprano Shelly Traverse, flutist Douglas DeVries, pianist Yvonne … Read More
An evening of music and discussion with Seattle composers:
Jeremiah Lawson, Guitar Sonata in D minor
Keith Eisenbrey, Ghosting Doubles (second sighting)
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 … Read More
Six Primes (2014), for piano in 13-limit just intonation is a suite of six pieces that use the six prime numbers 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, and 13 to govern both the tuning and rhythmic structure of the music, including the harmony and rhythmic subdivisions. The piano is re-tuned in a just intonation in which the notes are … Read More