Seattle Scene: October 6-22, 2016

English: Frode Gjerstad, moers festival 2008

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.

Coverdale + Van Hoen + Fischer
Thu. Oct. 6, 7:30 PM; $15 online or at the door

Classically trained keyboardist Kara-Lis Coverdale creates works that “blur the boundary between the human and the electronic machine”. Mark Van Hoen is a British electronic musician based in LA with releases on R&S/ Apollo, Touch, CCO & eMego. Marcus Fischer’s work centers around memory, geography and the manipulation of physical audio recording media. Advance tickets via PayPal c/o

Earshot: Georg Graewe
Wed. Oct. 12, 8 PM; $18/$16/$10

One of the most gifted improvisers in any kind of music, the remarkable German pianist Georg Graewe returns to the pristine Chapel space for an unforgettable solo piano concert.
Presented by Earshot Jazz Festival with support from the Goethe Institute.

THU. 10/13 – Loop 2.4.3 with Thomas Kozumplik and percussionists Denali Williams and Melanie Voytovich

FRI. 10/14 – Earshot Jazz Fest presents saxophonist Ingrid Laubrach and drummer Tom Rainey

SAT. 10/15 – Percussionist Melanie Voytovich performs works she’s commissioned by Ivan Trevino, Benjamin Marx, Bradley Hawkins, Elliot Cole, David Molk

THU. 10/20 – Earshot Jazz Fest presents Norwegian saxophonist Frode Gjerstad with cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm and bassist Jon Rune Strøm

FRI. 10/21 – Earshot Jazz Fest presents Romanian pianist Lucia Ban and violis Mat Maneri

SAT. 10/22 – Japanese saxophonist Kastura Yamauchi + Blue Moon Raga