Phew, I think we got away with it.
Here’s what we did:
“I am a strange loop” 19 May, Bank Street Arts
Tom JOHNSON – Rational Melodies I and X (uke)
Ross PARFITT – six six things 6 for henri vaxby by john lely by seth kim-cohen (premiere; 6 guitars with loops. Thanks to Jon Collin, James Green, Joe Kudirka and Jon Marshall for joining Ross and me on geetahs)
Seth KIM-COHEN – Forever Got Shorter (from a t-shirt of the same name) (premiere; Huge thanks to David Cecil for mighty work on enabling Ross to risk life and limb in the service of art: see a clip here)
Stephen CHASE – People in Glass Houses (premiere; stones & organ)
Tom JOHNSON – Rational Melody III (melodica)
John LELY – Symphony No.3 The Parsons Code for Melodic Contours (Thanks to Dr Lely for joining Ross (reed organ) and me (melodica) on bass melodica)
More to come on 23rd June
the great outdoors…near and far…echoing spaces…bat sonar…rambling…doppler…reflection…architecture…bus routes…
Including music by Michael PARSONS, John LELY, Alvin LUCIER and, as they say, much much more.
Hope to see you there