Preview: Aural States presents So Percussion, Microkingdom, Gestures, Adam Holofcener + Jeff Zeiders, the True Vine Trio (Jason Willett, MC Schmidt, Owen Gardner)
Tonight will be an inspired night for music in Baltimore. Of course, that statement is a little biased since I’m putting it on.
Here’s some decidedly non-biased material suggesting you attend:
and here’s what others are saying about So Percussion and their recent premiere of Imaginary City in Brooklyn:
Here’s some video we shot with Polygon Tree Productions of So performing Steve Reich’s Drumming Part 1:
It also bears mentioning that the line-up has expanded since our initial announcement to include two more sets. One features the premiere of a piece by local composers Adam Holofcener and Jeff Zeiders. The other is a True Vine power trio of sorts featuring Jason Willett (Leprechaun Catering, Pleasant Livers, Half Japanese), Martin Schmidt (Matmos), and Owen Gardner (Black Vatican, Janitor, ex-Teeth Mountain). Some more, press-release-y details on them after the jump.