People. Make. Awesome.

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 August performance will feature three sonic duo pairings, to be announced at the event. A night of stellar, highly individualistic artists, given opportunity to communicate freely. Each duo set will be improvised. … Read More

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The Westerlies play Horvitz

The Westerlies present music from their debut album Wish The Children Would Come on Home: The music of Wayne Horvitz. Hailed by Nate Chinen (NY Times, JazzTimes) as “One of the more remarkable albums to cross my path this spring….an impressive feat from almost any angle,” this Seattle-bred, New York -based brass quartet interprets chamber pieces, jazz tunes, … Read More

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Black Spirituals/Jessika Kenney/Mamiffer

Black Spirituals is a collaboration between two soloists who have found a new platform for the intersection of tone-generating electronic technology and the heart-thumping technology of acoustic percussion. This duet features a new tradition in conversant, duo vernacular dynamics that sparked a revolution in our conceptions of space, stage, ritual, performance, geography, praxis, brotherhood, relationships, rockin’ out, and more. … Read More

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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 finished works, previews, and works in progress. Composers, performers, and audience members gather in a casual setting that allows for experimentation and discussion. Everyone is welcome! Composers for this month include Paul Gillespie, Jessika … Read More

Rhys Tivey Qt. + The Sky Is a Suitcase

Innovative NYC-based trumpeter, vocalist, and composer Rhys Tivey marked a bold debut with the release of his album, No Voice No More. The album exposes his quartet’s firm roots in jazz and free improvisation while blending dynamic overtones of memorable melody and cinematic composition. New material incorporates indie-influenced lyrics and vocals. This performance will feature Seattle musicians Gregg Belisle-Chi … Read More

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Neil Welch + John Teske Duo

Neil Welch solo saxophone album release and performance: A Response to the Wednesday Morning Shooting at Cafe Racer. May 30th, 2012 in Seattle, WA. John Teske duo opens the show. $15 donation includes cover + a hand made musical score with the album inside. All proceeds donated to caferacerlove.org.

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