Seattle Scene: October 5-12, 2018

From Seattle’s Wayward Music Series:

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.

Ana Cervantes: Canto de la Monarca
Fri. Oct. 5, 8 PM; $5 – $15 at the door

Based in Guanajuato, Mexico, pianist Ana Cervantes has inspired, commissioned and been the guiding force for major collections of new piano music from the most eminent living composers of the Americas and Europe. For Canto de la Monarca: Mujeres en México she asked 16 composers of six countries for a piece inspired by women who had transcendental roles in Mexican history. Presented by Nonsequitur.

Tom Baker: Rhizomatics, Session 1
Sat. Oct. 6, 8 PM; $5 – $15 at the door

New sounds and images connected by unseen roots deep within the darkness. Two sets:
1. Tom Baker (guitar, theremin, electronics) with intermedia and moving-image artist Bob Campbell
2. Matrio = James Falzone (clarinet), Greg Campbell (drums), Ha-Yang Kim (cello)

MON. 10/8 – Earshot Jazz Festival presents pianist Helen Sung

WED. 10/10 – Earshot Jazz Festival presents Seattle composer Amy Denio

THU. 10/11 – Earshot Jazz Festival presents Travis LaPlante & Gerald Cleaver + Wayne Horvitz’ Snowghost Trio

FRI. 10/12 – Earshot Jazz Festival presents Spanish pianist/vibraphonist/hammer dulcimerist Marina Albero