Fort Cronkhite off Rodeo Beach
Sunday, August 7, 2011
Arrive by 5:30pm.
20 minute hike to performance site.
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 historic WWII harbor fortification overlooking the ocean in the hills of the Marin Headlands. August 7 features performances by electroacoustic duo Date Palms w/ Trevor Montgomery & Michael Elrod, vocal dance ensemble M. Mara Ann’s Sugar Pine Tesla, and composer/sound artist Edward Schocker w/ Suki O’Kane, Adam Fong, & Tako Oda. Site can be windy and foggy even on a sunny day. We highly recommend warm clothes, blankets and proper foot attire. Limited Attendance.
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Audio excerpts from Battery Townsley:
(to hear the resonance of the room, it’s best to listen with headphones or good speakers)
Introduction and experimenting with voice
Experimenting with Sho
Experimenting with Hichiriki
*talking in the background is from tours that the National Park Service was giving at the time. Many thanks to the NPS for letting me in the bunker!
Here’s some video footage of the event, taken by MarK McBeth: