Modulations 2011

Sat, 04/02/2011 - 4:00pm - 11:55pm
SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco
Event Type: 
Live Electronic Music and Sound Art Installations by CCRMA and guests.
The Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA) presents its annual Modulations festival in San Francisco—an 8-hour marathon of sound art installations and live electronic music. The event begins with interactive and kinetic sound installations by Trimpin and his students; evolves into a sit-down concert of electronic music; and ends with beats. Guest performing:  San Francisco electronic musicians Wobbly and Sutekh, in addition to a lineup of CCRMA artists.

4:00-8:00 Sound Sculpture viewing (Trimpin and students - reception 6pm)
Part I (concert):
8:00 Tweet Dreams (bring your Twitter enabled mobile device, WiFi available)
8:15 Adam Sheppard (noise)
8:35 Katharine Hawthorne (Sferic - dance)
8:50 Fernando Lopez-Lezcano (multi-channel looping analog synth)
9:10 Wobbly (Jon Leidecker)

Part II (beats):
10:00 Sutekh and Nate Boyce (Bands of Noise in Four Directions & All Combinations (after Sol LeWitt)) (video)
10:15 JxB (Jakes Bejoy)
10:45 Cloud Veins (Chris Carlson)
11:05 Luke Dahl
11:25 Sutekh (Seth Horvitz)
12:05 Locky (Lauchlan Casey)
Peter Nyboer (graphics)
WHAT: CCRMA Modulations
WHEN: Saturday, April 2, 2011
4-8pm - installations open (reception 6pm) - FREE
8pm - concert and dance music - $10, free with Stanford ID
934 Brannan Street
San Francisco, CA

There will be a series of talks by Wobby and Sutekh at CCRMA in the weeks after the event:

Automation is my Salvation: Eight Studies for Automatic Piano - Seth Horvitz (Sutekh) 
Wed, 04/06/2011 - 5:15pm - 7:00pm, CCRMA Stage, Stanford

Variations: A History of Sampling Music -  Jon Leidecker (Wobbly)
Wed, 04/13/2011 - 5:15pm - 7:00pm, CCRMA Classroom, Stanford

Picture: CC BY-NC by Pulpolux

installations 4-8pm free, concert 8pm $10
Open to the Public
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