Seattle Scene: September 1-17, 2016

From Seattle’s Wayward Music Series:

Chapel Performance Space at Good Shepherd Center
4th Floor, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle 98103 (corner N 50th St. in Wallingford)
Every month, Nonsequitur and a community of like-minded presenters and artists offer ten concerts of adventurous music in an informal yet respectful all-ages setting: contemporary classical, free improvisation, the outer limits of jazz, electronic music, microtonal/new instruments, sound art, and other extraordinary sonic experiences.

Jean-Baptiste/Palmer/Traeger + Klingele + SS Nomad
Thu. Sept. 1, 8 PM; $5 – $15 at the door

Haitian-born drummer Dio Jean-Baptiste is joined by Geoff Traeger on processed voice & filmmaker Darren Palmer. Sierra Klingele explores the intersections of sound created by instruments and amplified metal objects. S.S. Nomad (Matthew Higgins) explores a deeply personal folklore, employing electronic sounds and field recordings.

Seattle Composers’ Salon
Fri. Sept. 2, 8 PM; $5 – $15 at the door

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 composers: Sheila Bristow, Carson Farley, Jessi Harvey, Ian McKnight.

FRI. 9/9 – FHTAGN + Working Title (Lite)

THU. 9/15 – Nonsequitur presents SPILL (Magda Mayas/Tony Buck duo) + guest Bad Luck

SAT. 9/17 – Christopher Hydinger’s Antenna Project offers an evening of live-scored improvised participatory performance – come dance, do yoga, draw, photograph, whatever