celebrate alternate tunings, invented instruments & new music


what's between the two keys on a piano?

Wonder leads to explorations, and eventual discoveries. Thingamajigs is a community of such explorers who work with found materials and alternate tuning systems to discover new sounds, and to make new music.


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Harrison 100 / Thingamajigs 20   

The first year-long celebration dedicated to the legendary composer's centennial, and to mark the organization's twentieth anniversary. read more...

OCT'16- OCT'17

Harrison House Music, Arts & Ecology
6881 Mt Lassen Ave, Joshua Tree




Tribute to Lou Harrison - Weekend 3

Meet the legendary percussionist William Winant, as he performs a piece inspired by the work of Lou Harrison, and kicks off a year-long celebration of the great composer's centennial birth anniversary. read more... 

October 16, 2016

SOLE SPACE                       1714 TELEGRAPH AVE OAKLAND, CA

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