LAZARUS WALKS is a collective comprised of improvisers Tom Weeks, Alex Cohen, and Tim DeCillis that strives to make spontaneous connections between their shared backgrounds in free jazz, contemporary music, death metal, and anything else available, through an approach that is both playful and ecstatic.
Tom Weeks – alto saxophone
Alex Cohen – guitar
Tim DeCillis – percussion
Phillip Greenlief’s BARBEDWIRE
Evelyn Davis – voice, electronics
Gabby Fluke-Mogul – violin
Phillip Greenlief – tenor saxophone
composed during an annual residency in maine, BARBEDWIRE offers 37 graphic scores for trio that shape the direction of improvisation in a time-based system. in addition to charting how the improvisation shifts, the scores have inserted *barbs*, meant to incite musical accidents, interruptions, or breaks in the signal.
DANISHTA RIVERO is a musician and sound artist based in Oakland. She is a vocalist who performs on electronics and the Hydrophonium, a water-based electro-acoustic percussion instrument she created. Rivero performs solo as well as with her electro-acoustic duo Voicehandler with percussionist Jacob Felix Heule. She is also half of Las Sucias, a feminist noise reggeatón duo with Alexandra Buschman. Previous projects include Blood Wedding, a just intonation noise duo with Chuck Johnson.