Tag: Ethnomusicology

[ 9 March , 2017; 20:00 to 23:30. ]

Mar 9, 2017 @ 8pm


Advance Tickets: $11/16 + gst 
Door: $15/20

Vocalist and ethnomusicologist Julia Ulehla performs a new work for solo voice and soundscapes generated by guitarist Aram Bajakian. Sonic Ecosystems conjures ancestors and miscellanea, fusing together elements of traditional and ritual song with story to uncover fragments of ritual action. Electro-folk composer Bill Young commandeers […]

[ 15 November , 2014; 20:00 to 23:00. ]


Neo Nativism versus New Music
Nov 15, 2014 @ 8:00pm

Advance $15 / $10
Door $20 / $12

In 1989, a group of young Aboriginal artists took the floor at the Western Front for an influential multi-media performance entitledNeo Nativism, an expression of traditional Aboriginal culture through new technology. Fall 2014 marks its 25th anniversary and to celebrate Russell Wallace, one […]

Apologies for the rerun last week, listeners should take note that we are also donating our show on Christmas Day to Accordion Noir. Our penultimate show for the year follows:
1 – Alessandro Bosetti – ‘Our Position’ – Der Italienische Manierismus – Italy, 2012

2 – Gerritt Wittmer – ‘Making Real’ – Making Real – United States, […]

One of a comprehensive series of field recordings of calls to prayer made by Myke Dodge Weiskopf, also known as ShortWaveMusic, throughout Mali in January 2012. I was fortunate enough to spend several weeks in Turkey several years ago, and can certainly empathize with Weiskopf’s fascination with the resonance of the prayers: acoustic, geographic and […]

This evening’s theme is rather self-explanatory, and reproduced across a variety of cultures and eras. Further details to arrive soon.
1 – Paul Bowles – ‘Nights’ – Baptism Of Solitude – United States / Morocco, 1995
2 – Yuri Kalendarev – ‘Dream’ – Sound Sculptures – Russia, 1970s / 2007
One of a series of Die Schachtel’s releases […]