an evening of site-specific sound performances as part of the 2014 Summer Solstice Celebration at Socrates Sculpture Park
featured artists include:
Composers Inside Electronics
Jacob Kirkegaard with Katinka Fogh Vindelev
Lesley Flanigan, Maria Chavez, and MV Carbon
Andrew Hurst and Shona Masarin
Doug Van Nort
and others to be announced
Socrates Sculpture Park
32-01 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City
Long Island City, NY–In conjunction with Socrates Sculpture Park’s annual celebration of the Summer Solstice, Socrates Sculpture Park collaborates with Norte Maar to present SOUNDEVENT an evening of site-specific sound performances at Socrates Sculpture Park. For this event which will encompass the entire park, noted sound artists will create unique sound platforms through traditional instrumentation, amplification of objects, juxtaposition of voices, and experimental electronic sound.
Among the featured performances are Tristan Perich, a duet of Jacob Kirkegaard with Katinka Fogh Vindelev, a trio of Lesley Flanigan, Maria Chavez, and MV Carbon, a roaming chorus of voices assembled by Audra Wolowiec, and a special performance by Composers Inside Electronics of David Tudor’s “Rainforest I.” Additional performers will include Andrew Hurst and Shona Masarin and others to be announced.