The Dome Project
The Discovery Centre , 1215 Lower Water Street, Halifax
Experience Upstream Music Association's "The Dome Project" for One Night Only!
GIGS IN SPACE!!!!!
To boldly listen to what no one has heard before...
With music provided by accomplished improvising musicians from varied traditions, this event will feature the interplay of interstellar imagery will both incorporate the Discovery Centre’s astronomy imagery as well as live experimental video provided by Upstream’s Artistic Director, Lukas Pearse.
Musicians will include:
Evan Syliboy, electric guitarist for Mi’kmaw band Alan Syliboy & The Thundermakers
Sarah Frank, violinist for the contemporary bluegrass / Canadiana group The Bombadils
Taral Naik, classical tabla player
Sahara Jane, genre-fluid sarangi player
Tom Richards, jazz trombonist
Brian Borcherdt, indie electronics performer from bands including Dusted and HOLY F*CK
Audiences are encouraged to consider the parallels between scientific and artistic exploration, and to embrace the shared experience of the sky while honouring our own unique trajectories and orbits…