Seattle Scene: May 5-20, 2017

Lou Harrison

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.

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

At bi-monthly, informal presentations, the Seattle Composers’ Salon features finished works, previews, and works in progress by regional composers and performers. Composers, performers, and audience members gather in a casual setting that allows for experimentation and discussion. Tonight: John Kammerer, Jeremiah Lawson, Patrick O’Keefe, John Teske.

S. Nehil + C. Shafii + RM Francis
Sat. May 6, 8 PM; $5 – $15 at the door

Gift Tapes/DRAFT presents a night of experimental electronic music featuring Seth Nehil (Portland), RM Francis (Seattle) and Cameron Shafii (San Francisco). Each set will be presented in 4-channel quad surround sound.

FRI. 5/12 – Nonsequitur presents Bay Area composer Zachary James Watson w/ ensemble of Seattle musicians

SAT. 5/13 – Gamelan Pacifica: Lou Harrison at 100 Years

SAT. 5/20 – Sound of Late plays music of Missy Mazzoli