Saturday 19 June
Scarborough, real, imagined and remembered provides the material for three new Sonic Arts Network commissions presented today.
Shelters for Scarborough is a new site-specific sound installation by Justin Bennett. Justin uses 3 sea view shelters in the South Cliff Gardens as listening points for the public to explore the sound of this beautiful environment. Come, relax and listen.
South Cliff Gardens, Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 June, 11am – 6pm
Reconstructing Scarborough by Ergo Phizmiz is a newly commissioned installation using sound, moving image and objects to evoke impressions of childhood holidays spent in Scarborough. All welcome.
Saturday 18 - 25 June, Crescent Arts, The Crescent,
Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am-1pm and 2-5pm
In the third new commission of the day, presented at Westborough Methodist Church, is Luke Styles Violin Motion. This piece weaves field-recordings taken during the Expo weekend with a solo violin line composed by Styles.
The concert also features a selection world-class electroacoustic music.
Later The Toby Jug becomes the scene for the alchemical bonding of the male and female forces of contemporary British Theremintronica as Man from Uranus and Ninki V make kontakte.
Crescent Arts, The Crescent, Scarborough, Sat 18 – Thurs 23 June (open 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm)
Ergo Phizmiz Reconstructing Scarborough (or The Absent Minded Seaside)
South Cliff Gardens, South Bay, Scarborough, 11am – 5pm, Saturday and Sunday
University of Hull, Scarborough Campus, Performance Space 1 10.30 – 11.30
Justin Bennett Shelters for Scarborough
Dan Cowley Beatless (8 channel)
Mark Pilkington Jigsaw (AV)
Tom Williams Break (acousmatic)
Mark Bokowiec, Julie Wilson-Bokowiec The Suicided Voice 19’ 20” (voice & live electronics, AV)
Live Algorithms Group (live audio-visual performance)
University of Hull, Scarborough Campus, Performance Space 1 12.15 – 1.15
David Berezan Styal 14’ (acousmatic)
Dithernoise AudioVision 15’ (live audio-visual performance)
Diana Simpson Zonohedra 11’05” (acousmatic)
Edward Wright The Way I Saw It 13’23” (violin and electroacoustic sound)
Robert Dow Black Ice 14’ 08” (acousmatic)
Westborough Methodist Church, Westborough St. 4.00pm – 5.00pm
Foyer installation: Stef Edwards Typical Congress
Mathew Adkins Cortex (acousmatic)
Mike Vaughan In Memorium…(layer2) – tribute to Eric Dolphy (bass clarinet and tape) (bass clarinet – Sarah Watts)
Diego Garro O Que A Menina Ouve (5.1 acousmatic)
Douglas Doherty The Father Floats Around the Mother (acousmatic)
Cesar Villavicencio Rhetoric and Free Improvisation (electronic contrabass recorder)
Westborough Methodist Church, Westborough St. 6.00pm – 7.30pm
Luke Styles Previously, Now and Before (violin and live electronics) violin – Peter Sheppard Skærved
Alistair MacDonald Psychedelian Streams (acousmatic)
Martin Stig Andersen Sleepdriver (acousmatic)
Justin Bennett Cacerolada (acousmatic)
Coryn Smethurst Ellipsis (dancer and electroacoustic sounds)
Adrian Moore Dreaming of the Dawn (acousmatic)
Simon Hall Watitar (percussion and live electronics) (Bethan Jones – Percussion)
Peter Stollery Serendipities and Synchronicities (acousmatic)
Simon Emmerson Digswell Tapes 1 (shortwave radio and live electronics)
Crescent Arts, The Crescent 8.00pm
Downstairs at The Cask, (Toby Jug), Cambridge Terrace 10.30pm – 1am
Ergo Phizmiz gallery preview/party
Man from Uranus
Shigeto Wada/ Loneshark
Ergo Phizmiz - DJ