June 2014 session – 6/28/2014 – 8:00 PM
Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center, NYC
SNAYKHUNT [samplers & effects]
KENYA KAWAGUCHI [shakuhachi]
DANIEL KLAG [synths]
Live visuals by VJ LADY FIREFLY & MIAH ARTOLA
Curated by WvS / Produced by WvS & Miah Artola
SNAYKHUNT is the music project of Kate Henderson/Thermos Unigarde, a drummer and electronic musician performing solo as well as with RAFT/Pat Noecker, K0Ks (with Megan Moncreif of Lazurite) and Limax Maximus (with Robert Pepper of Pas Musique). Most recently she has collaborated with composer David First to create Drone Procedures & Auditory Driving, an experiment in performance using drones, shamanic drumming and acupuncture to help audience members achieve trance states. Henderson also writes for Tom Tom Magazine.
KENYA KAWAGUCHI – Master Musician of Jinashi-Nobe-Shakuhachi the Un-tuned Japanese Bamboo Flute.
DANIEL KLAG is a solo musician living in NYC. His latest album, Twin Labyrinths, is a dense mesh of warm syrupy drone created with sampled guitar tones. The labyrinths need not be physical..
VJ LADY FIREFLY // visual alchemist, forest nymph. Don’t think and the kiss will follow.
MIAH ARTOLA creates multi-media interactive installations which incorporate her drawings, paintings and sculptures. Her work has been shown at many venues including Harvestworks, Ramis Barquet Gallery, The Madrid Art Fair, Silent Barn, The Dome at PS1, Museum of Natural History, Queen’s Museum, Chashama, Parker’s Box Gallery, Gallery Onetwentyeight, Goodbye Blue Monday and Galapagos. She co-created (with programmer Thomas Martinez) the APE processor (APE: Audio Processing Etcher) which generates visuals and effects based upon audio frequencies and amplitude. She is a video editor for Duston Spear and David Lee Roth.