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SONiC Festival AfterHours: Visualizing Music: Composers & Video Artists

Oct 17, 2015 • 10pm / doors 9:30pm

Its inaugural edition in 2011 heralded as “a brilliant and unpretentious showcase for music in the new millennium” (The Guardian), SONiC (Sounds of a New Century), produced by National Sawdust partner American Composers Orchestra, is a festival of 21st century music by composers aged 40 and under. SONiC returns with concerts in venues across the city October 15 – 23.

At 10pm, National Sawdust will host a SONiC AfterHours event, Visualizing Music: Composers & Video Artists, featuring the world premiere of Memory Palace with Christopher Cerrone’s music performed by percussionist Jonny Allen, and the film Billowing by Francesco Simeti; Listen, Quiet with Paola Prestini’s music performed by cellist Jeffrey Zeigler, percussionist Ian Rosenbaum, and film projections by S. Katy Tucker; and the world premiere of Sons Nouveaux by composer-pianist Bora Yoon, and multimedia artist Joshue Ott.