Feldman: Crippled Symmetry

Crippled Symmetry, written in 1983 is the second of three works by New York Jewish composer Morton Feldman for this trio combination. Representing the culminating style of his compositions, with long time frames and somewhat repetitive yet ever-changing and overlapping material for the three players in a subtle quiet dynamic, this period is perhaps his best known through a … Read More

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Inverted Space Ensemble

Inverted Space Ensemble presents four new works by four eclectic composers. Drawing on an ensemble that was born out of Inverted Space’s Cornish Residency, the concert will feature works for a unique ensemble of violin/viola, sax/clarinet, acoustic/electric guitar, piano and percussion. The concert will feature newly commissioned works by Charles Corey, Yigit Kolat, Luke Fitzpatrick and Ben Levin. … Read More

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MDC: AIR

AIR celebrates the second CD release and digital drop by MDC in a projected tetralogy of ambient and synthesized soundscapes based on the classical elements: water, air, earth and fire. Incorporating twenty-five years of field recordings from all over the world, “AIR” also includes non-real-time granular synthesis of these recordings and real-time processing of stringed instruments: guitar, bass and … Read More

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Blake DeGraw + Noel Kennon/Greg Kelley

Blake DeGraw is a composer, performer, bandleader and sound installation artist currently studying composition at Cornish College of the Arts. His primary interest is in large-group performance, often exploring extremes in spatial dispersion and alternative methods of conducting.

“The combined sound of [DeGraw’s] ensemble could be described as if Charles Ives had access to psychedelic mind-altering substances.” – icareifyoulisten

He will … Read More

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Seattle Composers’ Salon

An evening of music and discussion with Seattle composers:

Jay Hamilton, My Muse, & Equal Temperament, cello and pre-recorded dialogue
Gavin Borchert, Three songs, for baritone and piano
Peter Nelson-King, The Magpie’s Shadow, for solo piano
Jeremiah Lawson, Prelude and Fugue in G major, for solo guitar

The Seattle Composers’ Salon fosters the development, performance and appreciation of new music by regional composers and … Read More

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Matt Shoemaker memorial concert

In August 2017 musician and artist Matt Shoemaker took his own life. Performing in his honor are long-time friends and collaborators:

Climax Golden Twins
“Timeless super-freaks and masters of suspension” (Doug Haire, Sonarchy Radio). Climax Golden Twins emerge from hibernation for this special show, their first in many years.

Jim Haynes
Internationally exhibiting visual and sound artist, Jim Haynes sums up his work … Read More

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