Phoebe Green + Spiral
Sep
22
7:00 PM19:00

Phoebe Green + Spiral

BackStage are thrilled to welcome Melbourne based violist Phoebe Green in a program featuring Australian compositions for solo viola -exploring movement and gesture from the explicit, to the delicate and the transformational. To open the night, take a glimpse into the sound world of SPIRAL, featuring the premiere of a new work by Oscar Smith.

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Sydney MicroFest in Bundeena
Sep
22
7:30 PM19:30

Sydney MicroFest in Bundeena

Contemporary classical ensemble LOCANA return to Bundeena and are sharing the program with Jack Tickner. "Jack Tickner is a microtonal musician, multi instrumentalist and composer from Sydney, NSW. He is best known for his work in Thomas Covenant, Basil's Kite, Maybe Pile and Wollongong." Also featuring Greg Schiemer's 'Transposed Dekanies" for a consort of mobile phones. Contact Michael to register and participate!

FULL PROGRAM & DETAILS HERE

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Spectral Tech
Sep
29
5:00 PM17:00

Spectral Tech

  • Sydney Conservatorium of Music (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Shards of sound and jagged rhythms envelop your ears and tickle your feet as Ensemble Offspring brings to life the wild and uncompromising squiggles of local composers Alex Pozniak, Tristan Coelho and Holly Harrison. With sound worlds so distinctive, we needed to coin a new name for their music. We’re calling it “Spectral Tech”. 

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Aac//107: Tangents, Anti Guitar Trio and The Museum Of Faces
Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

Aac//107: Tangents, Anti Guitar Trio and The Museum Of Faces

AAC//107 is a monthly showcase of progressive, experimental and thoughtful local music, presented by Art As Catharsis, 107 and City of Sydney.

This month we have:
- Tangents (blooming electronic/post/jazz fractals)
- Anti Guitar Trio (progressive guitar compositions)

+ The opening of 'The Museum Of Faces', a giant, twelve-headed interactive installation from Mark Bolotin's Synarcade Audio-Visuals.

The exhibition opening runs 6pm to 8pm, and is free.
Music begins at 8pm and entry is $15.

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Desire Lines 6.0
Oct
7
3:30 PM15:30

Desire Lines 6.0

Desire Lines is back with a fresh new spring event! U come?

~ ARTISTS ~
Alaska Orchestra, Danny Wild (Low Flung), Diego Bonetto, Display Homes, Enderie Andrew, Nuatal (in conversation with Nick Sun), Ivey Wawn, Kassidy Waters, The Rangoons, Vonne Patiag, Yola Castles

~ DETAILS ~
Walking tour: two consecutive sundays. Pick a date.
7 October 2018 // 14 October 2017

Please note: each walk is unique ! If you want to see something in particular feel free to contact our interns Maus Parker & Seb Henry-Jones to ask which date(s) a specific artist will be participating in.

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Zoltan Fecso ~ Shimmer Raga Album Launch w/ Alexandra Spence & Marble Rain
Oct
10
7:00 PM19:00

Zoltan Fecso ~ Shimmer Raga Album Launch w/ Alexandra Spence & Marble Rain

Following its release on Seattle's Hush Hush Records, Zoltan Fecso presents the launch of his album Shimmer Raga.  Inspired by the post-impressionist painting technique Pointillism, Zoltan uses layered single-note cycles to create his compositions on a unique augmented guitar. This newfound direction yields his strongest and most personal work to date. The night will also feature performances by Alexandra Spence and Marble Rain (Julien Mier & Miki Takahashi).

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Desire Lines 6.0
Oct
14
3:30 PM15:30

Desire Lines 6.0

Desire Lines is back with a fresh new spring event! U come?

~ ARTISTS ~
Alaska Orchestra, Danny Wild (Low Flung), Diego Bonetto, Display Homes, Enderie Andrew, Nuatal (in conversation with Nick Sun), Ivey Wawn, Kassidy Waters, The Rangoons, Vonne Patiag, Yola Castles

~ DETAILS ~
Walking tour: two consecutive sundays. Pick a date.
7 October 2018 // 14 October 2017

Please note: each walk is unique ! If you want to see something in particular feel free to contact our interns Maus Parker & Seb Henry-Jones to ask which date(s) a specific artist will be participating in.

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Nights at Tempe #13
Oct
14
7:00 PM19:00

Nights at Tempe #13

Amanda Stewart - voice and text

Clara Pitt - flutes, Laura Altman- clarinet and electronics, Mel Herbert - violin

Psithurism trio
Rhys Butler - alto saxophone
Richard Johnson - soprano saxophone, baritone sax, bird calls, prepared drum mute.
John Porter - tenor saxophone

$10-$15 entry

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Liveworks 2018 | 100 Keyboards: Asuna
Oct
18
to Oct 20

Liveworks 2018 | 100 Keyboards: Asuna

Created by pioneering Japanese sound artist Asuna, 100
Keyboards is a captivating site-specific listening experience.

One hundred cheap plastic keyboards play the same key,
generating an undulating sonic harmony both mesmerising and
mysterious. Sound waves on the same frequency multiply and
bounce off in a myriad of directions, creating a complex sonic field of interference and reverberation that swells and changes over time. 

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Singles Club + Alice Chance Infinity Room
Nov
22
7:00 PM19:00

Singles Club + Alice Chance Infinity Room

Singles Club, curated by Bree van Reyk, brings together a collection of artists from different disciplines for a set of solo music/dance/art performances. Each piece will be a world premiere and the culmination of a one-on-one exchange between artists: Bree van Reyk, Kate Moore, Marcus Whale, Rhiannon Newtown, Cor Fuhler and Lauren Brincat. Alice Chance satisfies your craving for sonic loops with a new 'Infinity for Dinner' installation, inviting you to play with sound until you've sculpted the music to your taste.

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Soft Centre 2018
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

Soft Centre 2018

  • Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SOFT CENTRE returns to the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre on the 22nd September. A one day festival of radical performance art, sound and visual design. 

Tickets: https://bit.ly/2w5OjAR
*Payment plans available via link above until July 24

We acknowledge and pay respect to the traditional owners of the land on which this event is held, the Cabrogal Clan of the Darug Nation.

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