PROGRAMS 2017

harrison 100

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...

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OCT 2016 - Oct 2017

Tokyo, Japan

SF Bay

SF Bay

APRIL 16        Hyi Mun

SF Bay

MAY 5        FOUR KINGS

SF Bay

MAY 10        Full : Harrison

SF Bay


Fraid o'Freyja - Day of Noise 2017

Tune-in to 90.1 FM for 24 hours of live experimentation and improvisation. FOF will perform along with other featured experimental/noise bands from the Bay Area.

FEBruary 4, 2017             2am - 3am

90.1 FM (Radio)         KZSU Stanford

 

 

FOF/GIF PROBLEMS/SCYE1

Fraid o'Freyja will perform along with GIF Problems and SCYE1 for an evening of rock in alternate tuning systems.

MARCH 17, 2017           7pm - 10pm

ADOBE BOOKS               3130 24TH STREET        SAN FRANCISCO, CA

 

Instrument Building Workshops for Families

Teaching Artists will bring hands on music education to Second Start's audience, while literacy specialists will develop activities that tie art, music and literacy acquisition together for families. 

February 16, 2017

SSAL                                125 14th street (second floor)       OAKLAND, CA

MAR 1, 2017

West Oakland branch OAKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY

MAR 11, 2017

CESAR CHAVEZ BRANCH OAKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY

MAR 16, 2017

EASTMONT BRANCH OAKLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY                        

 

In-School Residencies

Teaching Artists will be in various schools to help children experiment with sounds and found objects. Details - COMING SOON!.

JAN - MAR 2017

SCHOOL VENUES - TBD


Thingamadults

Dive into the world of kinetic sculptures with professional bricoleur Sudhu Tewari. 

In this weekend of hands-on fun, you will learn/brush up basic mechanics, physics, and acoustics; understand safety tips to use hand and power tools; and build wind-powered mechanical musical devices. This is a power packed workshop that will arm you with skills, techniques and inspiration to build your own musical instruments or kinetic art projects.

Only 6 spots, so claim yours today. 

APRIL 29 & APRIL 30         12pm to 5pm

thingamajigs studio 2253, poplar street OAKLAND

 

Thingamakids! Summer Camp

Let kids hunt for and play sounds all day long, in fun-filled workshops led by expert Teaching Artists.

Registration open in March 2017. read more...

For more information, contact our program manager 

JUNE  - JULY 2017

VENUE TBD

 
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Pacific Exchange 2017                                      

A cross-cultural music exchange concert, curated by our first Resident Artist Soo-Yeon Lyuh. 
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August 2017

VENUE TBD

 

Music for People & Thingamajigs Festival

Join us as we conclude our year-long celebration of Lou Harrison's 100th birth anniversary, with the 20th year of Thingamajigs. read more

 

OCT 2017

VENUE TBD