The [Switch~ Ensemble] is in residence at the Eastman Audio Research Studio (EARS) this week! We’ll be performing a concert of audiovisual works for at Image/Sound Festival and giving two presentations for students.
[Switch~]’s concert includes works by Eastman composers and will be located in the Ray Wright Room (ESM 120) on Thursday March 28 at 9 pm. It is free and open to the public!
Fluid Calligraphy (2010) by Dai Fujikura, for solo violin, electronics, & video
filament (2006) by Natacha Diels, for quartet and electronics
end of (2019) by Reilly Spitzfaden, for quartet, electronics, & video
A city’s pounding heart (2019) by Kitty Xiao, for quartet and electronics, with video by Brett Copeland
Smart-alienation (2016) by Igor C. Silva, for small flexible ensemble, electronics, & video
Our workshops at EARS with the ensemble will be in ESM 50 (EARS studio):
Part 1 (Tuesday 3/26, 1:35-3:25pm):
Ensemble mission, curation, recent projects and collaborations, presentation of recent works by Zach Sheets and Jason Thorpe Buchanan, Q&A.
Part 2 (Thursday 3/28, 1:35-3:25pm):
Workshop rehearsals and discussion of repertoire for 9pm concert, technical aspects of performing electroacoustic and intermedia compositions, Q&A.