UPCOMING PERFORMANCES, EXHIBITIONS, EVENTS

TUESDAY MAY 15, 2018
7pm, $10

Octopus Literary Salon
2101 Webster Street (at 22nd Street)
Oakland, CA

Thomas Carnacki, Leonard + Draugelates, Kristine Barrett

Thomas Carnacki (Jesse Burson, Anka Draugelates, Gregory Hagen, Cheryl Leonard, Gregory Scharpen) crafts music that creates a mood of delightful unease. Bavarian vocalist/violist Anka Draugelates improvises with Cheryl E. Leonard (natural-object instruments, viola). Kristine Barrett is a vocalist and composer specializing in traditional music and ritual song.

 

 

FRIDAY MAY 18, 2018
8pm, $20/$15 students

Solespace
1714 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA

Preludes, Fugues and Things: 20th Annual Music for People and Thingamajigs Festival

Joo Won Park performs "Touch," a concert version of his 100 Strange Sounds projects, which features a found object paired with digital processing technology. Bell Clapper Overdrive (AKA Big City Orchestra) plays "Joy Bell Buzzers for Six." This iteration of BCO will be dAS, Melissa Margolis, ninah pixie, Cheryl E. Leonard, Suki O'Kane, Tena, Colleen Twitty, Cait McWhir.


 

 

WEDNESDAY MAY 23, 2018
7:30pm, $15 general/$10 members

The Center for New Music
55 Taylor Street
San Francisco, CA

HUSH Series: Anka Draugelates - In the River of Time

Vocalist, violist, and composer Anka Draugelates interweaves polyrhythms, natural and unexpected time signatures and metrics, invented language, simple melodies, and free improvisation into a harmonious whole. She will be joined by long-time collaborators Cheryl E. Leonard (natural-object instruments, viola), and Kilta Rainprechter (dance).

 

 

SUNDAY JULY 8, 2018
details TBA

The Back Room
1984 Bonita Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

Grale and Thomas Carnacki

Live music by Grale and Thomas Carnacki (Gregory Scharpen, Gregory Hagen, Cheryl E. Leonard). More details coming soon...

 

 

 

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