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Black Spirituals

Performance by Zachary James Watkins and Marshall Trammell
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, October 9, 2014 • 7:00 p.m.
Exploratorium, Pier 15, Kanbar Forum

The second season of Resonance kicks off with Oakland-based sound-making duo Black Spirituals. Their music is an ecstatic intersection of the tone-generating electronics and guitars of Zachary James Watkins, and the heart-thumping acoustic percussion of Marshall Trammell.

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Past Performances

Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe

Performance by Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, June 12, 2014 • 7:00 p.m.

Join us for the fifth event in the series, this time featuring Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, an artist and multi-instrumentalist who works with voice to create spontaneous and ecstatic musical compositions.

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“Original Soundtracks #5” and “Starfield”

Performance by Jem Finer
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, April 10, 2014 • 7:00 p.m.

Join artist, musician, and composer Jem Finer as he performs "Original Soundtracks #5," which inverts the usual supporting role of the soundtrack, and "Starfield," which is based on the unique spectrum of light frequencies found in every star.

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The Freddy McGuire Show

Performance by Anne McGuire and Wobbly
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, February 13, 2014 • 7:00 p.m.

Join video artist Anne McGuire and collagist Wobbly (Jon Leidecker), collectively the Freddy McGuire Show, as they present a performance that's part Hollywood musical, part documentary, part horror film, and part nature study.

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“Angel City”

Performance by Roscoe Mitchell with James Fei and William Winant
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, December 12, 2013 • 7:00 p.m.

Join musician, composer, and jazz innovator Roscoe Mitchell, a founding member of the Art Ensemble of Chicago, as he performs "Angel City" with James Fei on woodwinds and William Winant on percussion.

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Selections from Antarctica, Music from the Ice

Performance by Cheryl E. Leonard and Phillip Greenlief
In conversation with Sarah Cahill

Thursday, October 10, 2013 • 7:00 p.m.

Join us as we kick off the five-event Resonance series with composer/instrument builder Cheryl E. Leonard performing Selections from Antarctica: Music from the Ice with Phillip Greenlief.

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