Month: April 2013

A long out-of-print double 3″ CDr release on Bremsstrahlung from 2003. The longest of Tsunoda’s trio of works is from his more classical microscopic field recording era – minutely focused and delicate. The other two shorter pieces sound more contemporary, and play on his particular brand of extended microphone and recording techniques. I’m never sure if […]

I’ve followed Piotrowicz’s work since first hearing ‘Clinamen 3’, his contribution to a split with Carl Michael von Hausswolff on Bocian Records. After perusing much of his oeuvre since, I’ve found that the slow but consistent dynamism of that particular work stands above the rest. When Snakeboy Is Dying, then, is to me something of […]

[ 29 May , 2013; 20:00 to 22:00. ]

Leslie Ross Solo Concert
Wed May 29 @ 8pm
Door Tickets: General $15 / Students $5 / FREE for WF Members

Canadian bassoonist, instrument builder, and sound artist Leslie Ross, whose work combines historical organology with contemporary compositional techniques, will perform an evening of solo work for bassoon, using multiple speakers and microphones, sound processing and spatial play, […]

[ 23 May , 2013; 19:00 to 22:00. ]

Acoustics and Instrument Building Workshop
Thurs May 23 @ 7-10pm
Suggested Donation of $15 / FREE for WF Members

*Registration required. Register by email: newmusic@front.bc.ca

Canadian bassoonist, instrument builder, and sound artist Leslie Ross, whose work combines historical organology with contemporary compositional techniques, will offer hands-on explorations of conventional and invented instruments – from conical and cylindrical bores of wind […]

…In the most literal of senses. Not much tying the show together this evening beyond shared recent release dates, and my desire to get to know each of them better (an unabashedly selfish show, I must admit). On a somewhat related note, we collectively apologize for the sparse content on the site as of late. […]