Bowerbird invites composers, musicians, poets, and sound artists of all variety to submit audio works for SOUND PLACES, a “virtual” festival that uses personal listening devices – ipods and smart phones – and geographic locations to create unique and personal site-specific experiences for audiences. SOUND PLACES will take place June 16 – June 30, as part of the Commotion Festival. Submissions are due May 30, 2012.
San Diego’s Athenaeum Jazz at the Studio returns with boundary-pushing music this Saturday, June 2, with a performance by the New York–based TrioKinesis at 8 p.m. TrioKinesis is made up of saxophonist Eric Person, bassist Joseph Lepore and drummer Shinnosuke Takahashi.
Burning Ambulance features Xenakis on what would have been his 90th birthday, and includes a 2-part video interview.
Jeremy Cymerman is in the last 2 weeks of a Kickstarter campaign to release a new solo record, Purification/Dissolution. He is 70% of the way to his goal and would appreciate a push over the edge.