Seattle Scene: March 21-29, 2019

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.

DX ARTS : Iterations
Thu. Mar. 21, 8 PM; $5 – $15 donation at door

Performative experiments by PhD students at UW’s Center for Digital Arts & Experimental Media: Riah Buchanan, Chanee Choi w/ Sarah Lisette Chiesa, Cameron Fraser, R.M-TNKRT, Breana Tavaglione and Rihards Vitols. Error- prone improvisational experiments, ritualistic and meditative compositions, contemporary dance with DIY electronics, and an archival mosaic of the story behind the Good Shepherd Center.

An Evening with Mother Tongue
Fri. Mar. 22, 8 PM; $5 – $15 donation at door

Mother Tongue is a two-headed art making machine specializing in post-disciplinary creation, formed in 2015 by composer and musician Angelina Baldoz and multidimensional artist Katherine Cohen (kt shores). In addition to their duo Skull Kat, they’re joined for this one-night- only special offering by special guests poet Omar Willey, dancer Ezra Dickinson, and trumpeters Greg Kelley and Ray Larsen.

Gamelan Pacifico & Darsono
Sat. Mar. 23, 8 PM; $5 – $15 online or at door

Gamelan Pacifica presents an evening with Darsono, one of the most prominent musicians in Central Java today. Darsono will be making his first appearance in Seattle. Also joining Gamelan Pacifica will be guest pesindhen Jessika Kenney. The concert will feature Gendhing Candranata, Ketawang Gendhing Kabor, Jineman Kandheg and other pieces from the Central Javanese repertoire.

Thu. 3/28 – FHTAGN + Nital Etch + Blood Rhythms

Fri. 3/29 – Inverted Space Ensemble interprets music from Twin Peaks using instruments from the Harry Partch collection at UW