Andrew Raffo Dewar at the Santa Monica Public Library, January 31

Source: Santa Monica Public Library.

Santa Monica Public Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90401

The Soundwaves new music series at the Santa Monica Public Library presents Andrew Raffo Dewar performing original music for soprano saxophone and electronics at the Martin Luther King Jr. Auditorium of the Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard, on Thursday, January 31, at 7:30pm.

Dewar has studied and worked with major figures in contemporary music such as Anthony Braxton, Bill Dixon, Steve Lacy, and Alvin Lucier. He has led recordings on the Porter Records, Striking Mechanism, Pfmentum, and Rastascan labels, and appears on albums by Andrea Centazzo, Anthony Braxton, and Bill Dixon. He teaches in the Interdisciplinary Arts program at the University of Alabama and has published widely on experimental and improvised music.