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UW Alumni Composers and Guests

  • Chapel Performance Space 4649 Sunnyside Avenue North Seattle, WA, 98103 United States (map)

Concert 1: Thursday May 25th, 7:30pm
Concert 2: Friday May 26th, 7:30pm

Please join the University of Washington Alumni composers and their friends for two consecutive evenings of electroacoustic music, video and performance. The program will be different on each night, and will include works by Linda Antas and her colleague from Montana State UniversityJason BolteSarah BassingthwaighteTom BakerDonald CraigRyan M. HareBen McAllister, Douglas Niemela, Joshua Parmenter and Ewa Trebacz

Performances by Sarah Bassingthwaighte (flute), Mark Hilliard Wilson (guitar), Stacey Mastrian (soprano), Maria Männistö (soprano), Josiah Boothby (French horn), Lily Shababi (violin), Ebony Miranda (cello), Ryan M. Hare (bassoon), Linda Antas (flute), Joshua Parmenter (cello), Jason Bolte (modular synthesizer with fixed media), Douglas Niemela and Donald Craig (sound and video duo), and others.

Tickets: $5 – $15 donation at the door
Both concerts are part of Wayward Music Series.

PROGRAM - Thursday, May 25th

Tom Baker
amplified violin and cello with electronics
Ebony Miranda – cello
Lily Shababi – violin

Sarah Bassingthwaighte
"Night of the Poets" 
for soprano, flute, and guitar
The Ecco Chamber Ensemble (Sarah Bassingthwaighte - flute, Mark Hilliard Wilson - guitar, Stacey Mastrian - soprano)

Donald Craig
"Musings of a Geometer"
video and sound solo performance

Ewa Trębacz
soprano and horn duo, surround sound and video
Maria Männistö – soprano
Josiah Boothby – horn

Donald Craig and Douglas Niemela
video and sound duo performance

PROGRAM - Friday, May 26th

Ryan M. Hare
for solo horn
Josiah Boothby – horn

Linda Antas
"Meru: Tracing Earth" 
for flute and live electronics
Linda Antas – flute

Joshua Parmenter
new work for cello and live electronics
Josh Parmenter – cello

Ryan M. Hare
"Harkening" for solo bassoon
Ryan M. Hare – bassoon

Jason Bolte
Jason Bolte – modular synthesizer with fixed media

Ben McAllister
for 11 electric guitars
Ambrose Nortness, Jake Savin, Cassidy Williams, John Featherstone, Jacqui Gilroy, Joshua Kohl, Matt Wainwright,
Don Craig, Brian Heaney, Bob Crow, Eric Amrine – electric guitar

Earlier Event: May 19
Ballard Jazz Festival
Later Event: July 16