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Re: interesting bay area concert
I can't afford $10
On Wed, 25 Mar 1998, Kim Flint wrote:
> speaking of new instruments,
> This sounds like an interesting show at cnmat, featuring my old cohort
> Wright along with David Wessel and Shafqat Ali Khan. cnmat is the Center
> for New Music and Audio Technologies, at UC Berkeley. check the web page:
> directions are there too. show is at 8, $10.
> matt's mail:
> >I sent you all an email announcement about some concerts I'll be doing
> >David Wessel and the amazing Pakistani singer Shafqat Ali Khan. The
> >concert, with me providing just a drone, went very well on Saturday.
> >we're busy getting ready for the much more technically challenging
> >of concerts.
> >Here's the blurb I sent last time:
> > This one will be a lot wilder. Shafqat will be singing again, but
> > time the band will be David Wessel and me, playing totally
> > instruments. It's going to be totally improvised.
> > I can't say too much about it, because, of course, we're still
> > our instruments. David will probably be using his Buchla Thunder
> > controller, via a new version of the software he's been developing
> > recent years. I'll be using the Wacom tablet and probably some
> > stuff. There will be a drone, but that's not all I'll be doing.
> > be a lot of grooving rhythmic stuff. His voice will be going into
> > and we'll be sampling and processing it in real time. And I'm sure
> > get some other goodies in there over the next few weeks.
> > This concert will be two nights, Thursday, 4/2 and Thursday, 4/9.
> > the official blurb:
> > Longtime musical collaborators Shafqat Ali Khan (vocals) and David
> > (interactive computer instrumentation) are joined by Matt Wright
> > (interactive computer instrumentation) for an evening of
> > interaction. They create a musical common ground, informed by
> > Indo-Pakisani music, upon which a vital dialogue takes place.
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