Saturday, 27 August 2016

Monday August 29- La Mama Musica: Erasing Architecture

Monday August 29
La Mama Musica: Erasing Architecture
La Mama Courthouse Theatre
349 Drummond St Carlton
Doors at 6:45 for 7:30 start

Feeling pretty fortunate to have worked with a group of students from Melbourne Polytechnic earlier this year. We worked together on some pieces that deal with translating audio files into performance, which we'll perform on Monday night...

Marlene Samson
Jess McLachlan
Michael McDermid
Frank Corbino
Flynn Sky-McCormick
Kier Stevens
Justin Ossher
Jon Heilbron

Simon Charles


Video: Kier Stevens
Photo: Simon Charles

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Free Event: Inland 16.6: Three Bodies / Stories Once Barely Believed

inland 16.6

 - three bodies / stories once barely believed-

A special free event hosted by Inland Concert Series at Neon Parc, Brunswick.  

Featuring a 'Three Bodies (moving)', a 45 minute just intonation work by American composer Cat Lamb; new audio-visual work by Brazilian composer and artist Manuel Lima; new work by Erkki Veltheim; and a new performance by an augmented iteration of the Francis Plagne Band. 

Including performances by Judith Hamann, Michiko Ogawa, Lizzy Welsh, Kim Tan, Rohan Drape and Alexander Garsden.

Neon Parc will be exhibiting the work of Dan Arps, Janet Burchill, Dale Frank, Lucio Fontana, Julia Gorman, Matt Hinkley, 
Imi Knoebel, Lucina Lane, and David Palliser.

Drinks available by donation.

3:30pm, Sunday 28th August, Neon Parc 2 Gallery, 15 Tinning Street, Brunswick

Free Entry

flier artwork: hanna chetwin

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

Charles Ives Singers/Paul Kidney Experience - Dane's Magic Theatre - 26 Aug 2016

Friday 26th August. Danes Magic Theatre. 859A Sydney Rd, Brunswick. Doors 8pm

(forwarded from Paul Kidney)

Pre liminary - LongPlay - 31 Aug 2016

Pre liminary

An evening of preparatory explorations and sonic preludes.
Performances by:
Las Chinas (Sari Gueya, Camila Marambio)
Camilla Hannan; Psychoacoustic field recording sonics
Anuencia (Bryan Phillips, Sooji Kim) 

318 St Georges Rd
Fitzroy North
7.30 onwards
(forwarded from Camilla Hannan)

Sunday, 21 August 2016

Nat Grant, Jenny Barnes, Tim Catlin/Michael McNab

Thursday August 25 at Long Play

318 St. Georges Road Fitzroy North

Nat Grant - Percussion/Electronics

Jenny Barnes - Voice

Tim Catlin - "Behind the Bridge" Guitar

Michael McNab - Percussion

Facebook event here.

Monday, 15 August 2016

Seensound: Visual/Music Series 

Silent Vision / Improvised Audio

Wednesday 24th August 2016: at 8:00pm
LOOP Back Room 23 Meyers Place

NUNIQUE Quartet: Megan Kenny, Steve Falk, Charles MacInnes, & Brigid Burke 
Plus Roger Alsop & Adrian Sherriff

Visual Artists: 
Roger Alsop, Warren Burt, Brigid Burke, Mark Pedersen, Adrian Sherriff, Gordon Munro and Robert Jordan
Entry $10:00/$5:00

The SeenSound: Visual/Music series provides a space for the presentation of short visual/music works. 
The SeenSound  series commenced in 2011, curated by Melbourne-based audio-visual artist Brigid Burke, and is proudly supported by Loop bar. 

Many thanks for all the submissions from Brigid Burke and Mark Pedersen 
Contact: web 

Improv Idol 2016 entries now open

CALLING ALL IMPROVISERS! Deep down inside, you know you’re the best (chuck out the rest). Come and prove your worth by becoming a contestant in Improv Idol 2016.

We are looking for improvising musicians of any and all backgrounds, experience, and abilities. A sense of fun and adventure will also hold you in good stead.

Get your entries in now. Peruse the competition rules as well.

Entries close at midnight Friday 2 September. The big night is Thursday 29 September at the Wesley Anne in Northcote.

Check out this video of our 2015 contestants, battling it out to impress audiences and judges alike. This could be you!