With the Heather/Dio Duo (Heather Bentley, viola and Dio Jean Baptiste, drums, plus Darren Palmer, video artist), reflecting on the current connecting viola, drums, and imagery. Improvised music/images.
The new ensemble CHA: Carol Levin, Electric harp, Heather Bentley, viola + electronics, and Amelia Love Clearheart, vocals, spoken word + electronics, explores spontaneously arising lyrical/poetic/musical journeys. Featuring the 7-string electric violin (aka The Beast). CHA’s recent incubation has benefited from appearances as curators at Racer Sessions and a recent opening for bassist Kelsey Mines’ album release party.