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Longplayer at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

On October 13, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Longplayer at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Suki O’Kane, Wayne Grim and Edward Schocker take part in Longplayer. Longplayer Live : 1000 seconds from Longplayer on Vimeo. The Long Now Foundation is bringing UK artist Jem Finer’s Longplayer to San Francisco for a rare 1,000 minute performance of his 1,000 year-long composition. Longplayer has been playing continually…

Garden of Memory -Adam Fong, Edward Schocker & Ken Ueno Trio

On June 11, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Garden of Memory -Adam Fong, Edward Schocker & Ken Ueno Trio

Date: Monday, June 21, 2010 Time: 5:00pm – 9:00pm Location: Chapel of the Chimes Street: 4499 Piedmont Ave. City/Town: Oakland, CA I’ll be performing with Adam Fong and Ken Ueno for this year’s Garden of Memory event. Come join us and many other artists in this massive performance. Click below…

Remarks on Color / Sound

On April 21, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Remarks on Color / Sound

May 16 | from Sunrise to Sunset Remarks on Color / Sound Headlands Center for the Arts | Gym Studio 944 Fort Barry, Sausalito, CA 94965 Directions to Headlands Remarks on Color / Sound is a 14-hour piece, which explores collaborative work in a variety of mediums and is based…

Headlands Spring Open House

On April 12, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Headlands Spring Open House

Date: 4/18/2010 (Sunday) Time: 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM Location: Headlands Campus Ticket Info: Admission is Free! Mess Hall Café with food for sale open Noon – 4:30PM Join us for the first Open House of 2010! This is your only chance this spring to meet with Headlands’ Artists in…

Headlands Center for the Arts 2010 Artist in Residency

On March 10, 2010, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Headlands Center for the Arts 2010 Artist in Residency

From February till June, 2010 I’ll be working in the old Gymnasium as part of my Headlands Center for the Arts residency. Primarily composing, instrument building, and going on lots of hikes. Not sure if I’ll come back to civilization, but maybe!

Xchange: Berlin-SF Barter

On November 10, 2009, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Xchange: Berlin-SF Barter

September 2009 through January 2010 Xchange: Berlin-SF Barter is an international artist interchange program between Berlin’s ‘Inter Art Project’ and Bay Area’s ‘Thingamajigs’. Artists who represent both organizations will work together in both cities to create new work and present it in the form of concerts and symposiums. This unique…

Pacific Exchange 2009

On November 10, 2009, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on Pacific Exchange 2009

Click here for Youtube video excerpt Sunday, June 28 2009 at 6pm (doors open a half hour prior to the show) RakudoAn 2-16 Tsukasa-cho Kanda, Tokyo, Japan Info: TEL&FAX Phone 03?3261-8015 http://www2.plala.or.jp/rakudoan/ Admission: 2,000 Yen Thingamajigs introduces The Pacific Exchange series. The Pacific Exchange brings composers/performers from all areas of…

East Bay Open Studio 2009

On October 17, 2009, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on East Bay Open Studio 2009

Video sample on YouTube UPTOWN Group 401 26th Street (@Broadway) Oakland, CA 94612 map Preview Reception : : Friday, June 5, 2009  6 – 9 pm Refreshments Music by Edward Schocker -Hichiriki Dylan Bolles -Bamboo Flute Zachary Watkins -made electronics www.proartsgallery.org

12th Annual Dionysian Festival

On May 17, 2009, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on 12th Annual Dionysian Festival

Dylan Bolles (bamboo flute), Zachary Watkins (laptop), and Edward Schocker (hichiriki) continue their explorations of slowness at the 12th Annual Dionysian Festival, celebrating the 132nd anniversary of Isadora Duncan’s birth. Also performing will be Shoko Kikage (koto) with Mary Sano (dance), and Rebecca Whittington (classicl Indian Dance. May 30-31, 2009…

music = math + physics

On August 15, 2008, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on music = math + physics

August performances: Sunday August 24, 2008 at 2:00pm explOratorium 3601 Lyon St. San Francisco, California 94123 Category: Education Website: http://www.thingamajigs.org Thingamajigs.org presents a concert and talk about the relationship between Math, Physics and musical composition, featuring compositions by Edward Schocker and Wayne Grim. Thingamajigs.org and The Exploratorium present an event…