Coming to Seattle

Source: Wayward Music Series.

Leanna Keith: Aeros ex Machina
Fri. Aug. 26, 8 PM; $5 – $20 donation at door

A recital of newly commissioned works for flute and electronics. Pedalboards, tape tracks, live processing, bass flute, standard flute, and a great deal of air. Compositions include world premieres fromlocal composers Kaley Lane Eaton, Heather Bentley, and Philadelphia-based composer Nebal Maysaud.

Verges (a sunrise)
Fri. Sep. 9, 6 PM; $8 – $15 donation at door

An evening full of morning. A series of intimate, improvised solo and small-group performances playing with new notions of temporality. A fertile four-hour space displaced through the simul-taneity of daybreak and last light. With Jocelyn Beausire, Casey Adams, Joey Largent, Yaara Valey Perczek.

Tom Varner’s Sound Vespers Ensemble
Sat. Aug. 27, 8 PM; $5 – $15 donation at door

The French hornist/composer celebrates the CD release of his Sound Vespers project featuring improvisers on acoustic instruments and field recordings. Brass: Tom Varner, Haley Freedlund, Ray Larsen, Jim Knodle; Electronics/field recordings: Doug Haire, Steve Peters; Strings: Heather Bentley, Aniela Perry.

NonSeq: Arugakki
Sat. Sep. 10, 8 PM; $5 – $20 advance / at door

Big drums, choreography, synthesizers, and an abacus shaker… Arugakki is groundbreaking taiko. The inventive duo from Los Angeles debuts new music with help from local artists Alyza del-Pan Monley (dance), Heather Bentley (viola), and Leanna Keith (flute). Curated by Leanna Keith for Nonsequitur’s NonSeq series.