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Blueshift Ensemble with Dave Shouse @ the Scottish Rite Temple

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Memphis Scottish Rite Temple

825 Union Avenue

Memphis, TN 38103

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Blueshift Ensemble is presenting its fifth large scale performance at the historic Memphis Scottish Rite Temple. Blueshift will collaborate with experimental sound artist Dave Shouse and perform other chamber works by Frederic Rzewski, Steve Reich, Sarah Kirkland Snider, David T. Little, Thea Musgrave, and a world premier of Memphis composer David Shotsberger’s piece for electric guitar and string quartet. The program features a combination of electronic and acoustic sounds, as well as sound/light modification by Dave Shouse.

An art exhibition curated by Jason Miller of the Circuitous Succession Gallery will accompany the performance on the first floor of the building. The exhibition will feature artists Christopher St. John, Jan Hankins, Jason Stout, Juan Rojo, and Thomas Murray.

Friday, June 2nd, 8:00pm
Memphis Scottish Rite Temple

Tickets are $10; Students $5 at the door with student ID.

Check out Dave's work at https://soundcloud.com/mancontrol

Program

Thea Musgrave
Narcissus for solo flute
Jenny Davis, flute

Sarah Kirkland Snider
Pale As Centuries for flute, clarinet, electric guitar, bass, and piano
Jenny Davis, flute; Andre Dyachenko, clarinet; David Shotsberger, guitar; Scott Best, bass; Renee Kemper Murray, piano

David T. Little
descanso (after omega) for clarinet, vibraphone, piano, and wineglasses
Andre Dyachenko, clarinet; Ed Murray, vibraphone; Renee Kemper Murray, piano

David Shotsberger
rāg >> kwit for electric guitar and string quartet
David Shotsberger, guitar; Marisa Polesky and Jessie Munson, violins; Jennifer Puckett, viola; Jonathan Kirkscey, cello

Steve Reich
Clapping Music
Jonathan Kirkscey and Ed Murray

Frederic Rzewski
Moonrise with Memories for bass trombone and six treble instruments
Wes Lebo, trombone; six instruments to be determined

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