Monday, Jul 21 2013 3:00 PM - Free Admission Workshop: Communications for Independent Musicians with Lisa Mezzacappa The Summit opens this year with Bay Area bassist/bandleader and arts organizer Lisa Mezzacappa who will leads a crash course in communications strategies for independent musicians. Learn how to communicate your work clearly and effectively to the public, to venues and bookers, to the press. We will focus on writing bios, band descriptions and project/concert blurbs. Come prepared with a laptop or pencil and notebook, this will be a hands-on session.
Sunday, Jul 21 2013 7:00 PM - Free Admission Touch the Gear Expo13 Outsound's signature Summit public event. Touch the Gear is a hands-on, family-friendly event that allows the public to roam among 25-30 musicians and inventors with their various gear configurations. Everything from digital and analog electronics, computer programs, oscillators to planks of wood with strings attached everyone gets to ask questions, make sound and experience how these set-ups work. It's an environment that demystifies technology and performance while inspiring creativity. All Ages welcome
Monday, Jul 22 2013 7:00 PM - Free Admission Composers Symposium: Compositional Trace Medium and Traditional Strata 2013 New Music USA Metlife Creative Connections recipient composers Rent Romus, Lewis Jordan, Matt Davignon, Fernando Lopez-Lezcano, and Ilya Rostovtsev will discuss the elements of their compositional styles and how they navigate the worlds of modern compositional techniques, combined with individual forms of experimentation. There will be a Q&A segment for attendees of this free public event. Funded in part through New Music USA's MetLife Creative Connections program.
Wednesday, Jul 24 2013 7:30 PM 12th Annual Outsound New Music Summit Drift Flow Swing - Three original perspectives on composition & improvisation with: WIENER KIDS, KREation, OPERA WOLF
Thursday, Jul 25 2013 7:30 PM Vibration Hackers - Featuring tricksters and asters of digital synthesis , structures/environments/and digital programs for improvisation with: CCRMA Ensemble, Ilya Rostovtsev, Ritwik Banerji (ঋত্বিক ব্যানার্জী) with Joe Lasqo & Warren Stringer, Fernando Lopez-Lezcano, #Max
Friday, Jul 26 2013 7:30 PM Emanation & Artifacts - an evening of objects, electronics, tapes, & found sound with: FUZZYBUNNY, PMOCATAT ENSEMBLE, DAVID MOLINA'S TRANSIENT
Saturday, Jul 27 2013 7:30 PM The Axiom - World premiers of fiery composition and improvisational jazz and new music for the 2013 Summit Finale with: KYLE BRUCKMANN'S w/guests Darren Johnston, Jeb Bishop, LEWIS JORDAN'S MUSIC AT LARGE feat. India Cooke, RENT ROMUS' LORDS OF OUTLAND feat. Hasan Razzaq & L.A. Jenkins Outsound Presents' presentation of Kyle Bruckmann's Wrack is supported by Presenting Jazz, a program of Chamber Music America funded through the generosity of the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
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