Seattle Composers’ Salon

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 recently finished works and works in progress. Composers, performers, and audience members gather in a casual setting that allows for experimentation and discussion. Tonight: Neil Welch, Cole Bratcher, Ivan Arteaga, Matthew James Briggs.

The January … Read More

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Amy Reed

Amy Reed is a visual artist and composer living in Sacramento, California. She is the founder of Ma, a series that supports creative work by women at Gold Lion Arts, the performance/education space she co-creates with Ross Hammond in Sacramento. She studied extensively with Sarah Flohr, and with Vladimir Tarasov and Robert Reed. She allows her painting practice and … Read More

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Angelique Poteat

Angelique Poteat has recently been featured by the Seattle Symphony Orchestra on their Spring for Music tour to Carnegie Hall, and will have an orchestra piece commissioned by the SSO premiered on their Sonic Evolution program on January 30, 2015. Her music has been described as “engaging, restless” (The New York Times) and “serious and nicely crafted” (American … Read More

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Tiptons: Mythunderstandings

Mythunderstandings explores the common threads of our individual experiences and the myths we tell ourselves and each other to make sense of them. How do people deal with Fate, Superstition, Love, Death and other facets of the Human Experience?

The heart of this audio/visual feast is centered around personal stories recorded from a diverse range of people, including a hoarder, … Read More

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The Ballad of Ishtar

The Ballad of Ishtar is an electro-acoustic, semi-improvised opera that responds to our world-wide rape culture crisis. Its contemporary language is shaped by its particular musician creators, whose backgrounds all include improvisation and composition. Featuring singer/clarinetist Beth Fleenor in the title role and okanomodé (aka SoulChilde BlueSun) as the androgynous character Asu Shu-Namir, the ensemble represents the intersection of … Read More

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The Ballad of Ishtar

The Ballad of Ishtar is an electro-acoustic, semi-improvised opera that responds to our world-wide rape culture crisis. Its contemporary language is shaped by its particular musician creators, whose backgrounds all include improvisation and composition. Featuring singer/clarinetist Beth Fleenor in the title role and okanomodé (aka SoulChilde BlueSun) as the androgynous character Asu Shu-Namir, the ensemble represents the intersection of … Read More

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