Music Program

Saturday, February 18 at 3:00 p.m.

Admission by sliding scale, $5–$15

Bonnie Whiting & Richard Logan-Greene

Percussionist Bonnie Whiting is interested in music that integrates text, translation, and new sounds. Bonnie performs and commissions new experimental music for percussion, seeking out projects involving non-traditional notation, interdisciplinary performance, improvisation, and the speaking percussionist. She is the Chair of Percussion Studies at the University of Washington, Seattle.

Whiting will perform three pieces that deal with different forms of translation: Vinko Globokar's Toucher (1973), Susan Parenti's Exercise No. 4 for Hands Right, Left and Deserted Mouth (1984), and Richard Logan-Greene's Your Thoughts While Listening (2014).

Richard Logan-Greene is a composer, compositional auto-neurologist, improviser, and instrument tinkerer. He will be presenting compositions and improvisations involving his experimental, interactive "Brainstem Cello."

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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
Sun. & Mon. closed

from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...