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Funding opportunity for The Darling Song Cycle -please show your support!

On June 4, 2012, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Funding opportunity for The Darling Song Cycle -please show your support!

Project update: We made the $2,000 match from the East Bay Community Foundation. Many thanks to everyone for their support and warm wishes! Dear Friends, I have received a grant from the East Bay Community Foundation for a commission of a new work called The Darling Song Cycle. In order…

The Darling Song Cycle

On May 10, 2012, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on The Darling Song Cycle

The Darling Song Cycle is a new series of original songs being composed by Edward Schocker, with lyrics by Greg Giovanni. Inspired by the Darling Family in J.M. Barrie’s classic Peter Pan, the subject matter from this domestic drama ranges from funny to sad to absurd. The work will be…

Art Murmur at Vessel Gallery, Oakland

On September 30, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Art Murmur at Vessel Gallery, Oakland

photos by Lonnie Lee

Time Spent Looking

On July 27, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Time Spent Looking

Part of MEDIATE’s Playback Concerts Battery Townsley Fort Cronkhite off Rodeo Beach Marin Headlands Sunday, August 7, 2011 Arrive by 5:30pm. 20 minute hike to performance site. Showtime: 6pm. A new piece created in collaboration with Adam Fong, Tako Oda and Suki O’Kane, Time Spent Looking explores the extreme resonances…

Between Shadow and Light

On June 21, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Between Shadow and Light

Saturday Jun 25, 2011 1:30 PM Sunday Jun 26, 2011 1:30 PM Mountain Home Studio Kentfield, CA This is not a public event, but please contact me if interested in attending. “It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasure of life. Where you stumble, there…

Bridge to the Outside

On May 13, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Bridge to the Outside

May 25 – 28, 2011 | 12-7pm Bridge to the Outside Youkobo Art Space, Tokyo Japan Free San Francisco composer/sound artist, Edward Schocker creates a sound installation in the garden of Youkobo Art Space. Using made and found objects collected over the last 10 years (glass, aluminum tubes and rods,…

Moby Dick Variations

On April 21, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Moby Dick Variations

Thurs –Sat, May 5-7, 8pm Thurs –Sat, May 12-14, 8pm Mondavi Center for the Performance Arts, Davis, CA General: $17/19 Students/Children/Seniors: $12-14 Devised and Directed by John Zibell Performed in collaboration with the Thingamajigs Performance Group A new work inspired by Herman Melville’s Moby Dick.  Like the novel, it is…

A Thread for a Nest

On April 11, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on A Thread for a Nest

Monday April 11 at 8pm and Tuesday April 12 at 8pm. NOHspace in Project Artaud, 2840 Mariposa Street San Francisco, CA 94110 $12 at the door /$10 in advance Written by Judy Halebsky, Artist-in-Residence at Theatre of Yugen Devised in collaboration with Thingamajigs Performance Group Kahlo/Aoi: A Thread for a…

Thingamajigs Performance Group at Meridian Gallery

On January 16, 2011, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Thingamajigs Performance Group at Meridian Gallery

Jan 22 | 8 p.m. The Meridian Gallery 535 Powell Street San Francisco, CA 94108 $10 General Admission Purchace Tickets Here Remarks on Color/Sound (Sound Sample 1) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Remarks on Color/Sound (Sound Sample 2) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Remarks on Color/Sound…

Pacific Exchange 2010 Tokyo

On November 4, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Pacific Exchange 2010 Tokyo

I’ll be making an Asian Premiere of my piece called DIY Choshi. This Thingamajigs event features artists working around the Pacific Rim and include Hideo Sekino, Ji-yoon Chun, Maria Adriana Verdaasdonk, and Scott Jordan. The Pacific Exchange concert series brings composers and performers from diverse areas of the Pacific Rim…