This series has been going on for almost 15 years and I’m so honored to be a part of it. I’ll be presenting works for electric guitars, non-Western instruments, and my glass instruments. More details coming soon on performers, but I’ll leave you with this initial information below… Meridian Music Composers in Performance presents: Edward [...]
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Click here to see photos from the concert taken by Michael Zelner. December 9, 2012 | 8pm Berkeley Arts Space 2133 University Ave Berkeley, CA $10-$20 sliding scale A program of concert versions of two works composed for Theatre of Yugen. Suki O’Kane presents music from the production Cordelia and Edward Schocker premieres The Darling [...]
Meridian Music and Thingamajigs present Markus Wettstein, Betsey Biggs, Dylan Bolles, and Edward Schocker
(photo credit: Michael Zelner) Date: Jul 20,2012 08:00 PM – 10:00 PM Meridian Gallery 535 Powell Street San Francisco, CA 94108 Berlin composer/performer Markus Wettstein joins Bay Area natives Betsey Biggs, Dylan Bolles & Edward Schocker for a concert of new works and improvisations for solos, duos, trios and quartets. From human voices and scrap [...]
For the Summer Solstice I performed my glass insrument and gave artist talks at the Garden of Memory in Oakland. Below are some videos of the event.
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 to receive the funds, I [...]
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 premiered in Oakland and San [...]
photos by Lonnie Lee
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 inside and around of this [...]
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 lies your treasure.” Joseph Campbell [...]
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, bamboo, rocks, ice and rebar) [...]