Special Event | Seattle Chamber Players
Icebreaker VII: OPEN SOURCE
Feb 16 - 17, 2014
$20 • BUY TICKETS Merrill Wright Mainstage Theater
Concert I | Feb 16, 2014 | 7:30pm | $20
Concert II | Feb 17, 2014 | 7:30pm | $20
Both concerts $30
Please contact the box office for two show discount.
SCP pushes the boundaries of genre and convention with a two-day celebration of high tech music-making.
A single continuum of total perception.
Live music, text and multimedia fuse into boundary-breaking aesthetic forms.
Cutting-edge visual imagery.
A vast array of computer technologies.
A complex dialogue between film, electronics and live performance.
For complete details about the festival and symposia, visit seattlechamberplayers.org
Concert I: Featuring guest soprano, Agata Zubel
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Italian composer Fausto Romitelli's video opera An Index of Metals (2003) is a hypnotic path towards perceptive saturation. The program opens with Portuguese composer Luis Tinoco's Spam! (2009), sourcing the detritus-rich Internet
Concert II: featuring guest cellist, Julie Albers
Monday, February 17, 2014
Dutch composer and filmmaker Michel van der Aa's Up-Close (2010) is a hair-raising interaction in which a mysterious film mirrors a dramatic live performance. Other works include German composer Michael Beil's open source (2008), utilizing a Wiki-type editing approach to a classical aria, and Greek composer Yannis Kyriakides' Karaoke Etudes (2010), sampling iconic pop classics with video-driven live interactions.