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)
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 discussion. Tonight’s featured Seattle composers: Ann Cummings, Jeremiah Lawson, Jeremy Shaskus & … Read More
“Art is the sacred torch that must shed its merciful light into all life’s terrible depths.” – Thomas Mann
TORCH is Eric Likkel, clarinets; Brian Chin, trumpets; Brady Millard-Kish, bass; Ben Tomas, vibes and percussion. Poised between progressive jazz, post-rock, and contemporary classical music, the quartet’s original compositions are a playful juxtaposition amidst our heady intellects and our groove-craving souls. … Read More
An Evening of exploring the subtleties of sound
Coppice is a Chicago-based duo of bellows and electronics, performing Compound Form for prepared pump organ, tape processes, transmitters, and acoustic filters.
Mathieu Ruhlmann + Joda Clément (Vancouver, Canada) utilize analog and acoustic instruments, microphones, and found objects to investigate hidden properties of sound.
John Teske is a Seattle-based composer, improviser, and double … Read More
ZE BIB! is a collaborative effort between cellist/electronic musician Shanna Sordahl and percussionist Robert Lopez. Debuted in the warm Oakland summer of 2013, ZE BIB!’s music grapples with the spastic intensity arising from explorations into sound worlds developed both collectively and independently. As active musicians for a variety of projects in the Bay Area, Lopez and Sordahl’s extreme musical … Read More
Seattle native/woodwind virtuoso James DeJoie celebrates 25 years of writing, playing, and living music in Seaburg by presenting a number of his wide-ranging ensembles and projects: DeJoie 3, Dr.Jd., Quintet DeJoie, and a collaboration with master songsmith Eric Apoe.
DeJoie 3: Chamber music for flute, viola, and clarinet drawing inspiration from the writings of Morton Feldman, Steve Reich, and Tom … Read More
Jason McGill’s Great Bliss pieces are solo guided sound meditations for intonation-deficient Fender guitars, concentration, intermittently crackly speakers, letting go, field recordings (the most important art of all centuries), percussion things, a trick saxophone, feeling the rhythm upside down the third time around, a microphone, chance mystery, and sometimes something else. McGill has been working within this clustered milieu … Read More