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(below is the most recent update email)

Thursday August 11, 8 PM

John Wiese
C. Spencer Yeh
Robert Beatty

ArtsPlace Lexington, Kentucky
presented by WRFL 88.3FM

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Wednesday September 7

Tribute to Tony Conrad
C. Spencer Yeh, solo violin and voice, 60 min.

Atelier Nord ANX Oslo, Norway
curated by Per Platou
presented by Atelier Nord, Ultima, and Nymusikk
http://ateliernord.no/en/tony-conrad-tribute-pa-atelier-nord-anx/

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Friday September 9

C. Spencer Yeh
Andreas Führer

Mayhem
Copenhagen, Denmark
http://www.mayhemkbh.dk/menu.html

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Very excited to have my "concert film" 2002 be a part of this year's BFMAF ! It's installed in the Barrels Ale House, and will be running for the length of the festival ––

September 21 - 25
The Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival
Berwick-upon-Tweed, UK

We're back for our 12th year! With a festival theme of 'X', BFMAF returns for five days this September bringing together exhibitions and film sceenings in unique historic venues throughout the border town of Berwick-upon-Tweed.

Check the full programme here: http://bit.ly/2cj7iPK

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Saturday September 24

Villa Aurora
Los Angeles CA

The Unwrinkled Ear & Black Editions are bringing you an historic evening of improvisation in an oustanding location overlooking the ocean.

The evening will feature:
C. Spencer Yeh - solo (voice and violin)
C. Spencer Yeh/ Magda Mayas (piano) - duo (Premier)
SK Kakraba - solo (xylophone)
SK Kakraba/ Tony Buck (drums/ percussion) - duo (Premier)

Complimentary refreshments will be served from 7-8pm and the concerts will begin at 8pm.

Parking for this concert is on Los Liones Drive, 90272. Shuttles will begin service at 6:30 p.m. on the corner of Los Liones and Sunset Blvd., 90272.

Tickets $15 General, $10 Friends of Villa Aurora members

Buy tickets online: http://reheat-and-shiver.bpt.me/

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Sunday September 25

8:30 PM, 18+

The Dead C
Burning Star Core
Gabie Strong

The Echo
Los Angeles, California
presented by The Echo and Black Editions
http://www.theecho.com/event/1228045-dead-c-los-angeles/

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Wednesday, September 28th
Trans-Pecos
Brooklyn NY
8:30 PM

Work 00: three trios, organized by David Watson

Tony Buck/David Watson/Nate Wooley
David Grubbs/Eli Keszler/C. Spencer Yeh
Laura Ortman/Ego Sensation/Nina Sobell

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PERFORMANCES:

Thursday April 28
The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis MN

The Sound Horizon 2016 series Exploring the interstitial spaces between live sound and visual art, the in-gallery music series Sound Horizon returns ... Intended for both close listening and moments of happenstance for gallery-goers, this free, aurally eclectic series features multiple short sets throughout the evening by each artist.

Solo voice, violin, electronics Performances at 6, 7, and 8 PM

http://www.walkerart.org/calendar/2016/sound-horizon-2

An accompanying interview with Marvin Lin of Tiny Mix Tapes is here: http://blogs.walkerart.org/performingarts/2016/04/22/alternate-senses-of-tone-and-pulse-an-interview-with-c-spencer-yeh/

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Saturday April 30, 7 PM
NO//THING BUT NOISE, Brooklyn NY

no//thing but noise is presented as part of a festival of final projects curated by the inaugural class of SVA MA Curatorial Practice.

Venue to be disclosed the day of the event. To receive the location, please contact: Maya Castro Gutierrez at mayacastrogutierrez@gmail.com with no//thing but noise in the subject.

Curator: Maya Castro Gutierrez

Artists: Ian Hatcher, C. Spencer Yeh, Blanko + Noiry, Copán

no//thing but noise will be a live performance event that explores the idea of noise through four different arts, specifically looking at poetry, sound art, performance and music as avenues in which noise is present, given the varied mediums used by each artist. Technology, the voice and its possibilities of abstraction, and performance, both through transmission and collaboration, will be key ways in which noise is found in the show. In conjunction with the live event, a vinyl record will be made with tracks from each artist, giving a new form to the live physical aspect. http://macp.sva.edu/events

http://macp.sva.edu/events

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Sunday May 1, 7 PM
Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Akio Suzuki's pa chin ko exhibition, curated by Aki Onda

Dawn Kasper & Aki Onda
Meg Clixby & C. Spencer Yeh

Performances in response to Suzuki's works

http://www.southfirst.org/

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Tuesday May 10, 8 PM
The Stone NYC Improv Benefit Night w/ Okkyung Lee, John Zorn, C. Spencer Yeh, and other guests

This is the night that helps pay for our upkeep so come on down and help The Stone stay afloat! $20

http://thestonenyc.com/calendar.php?month=1

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Thursday May 12, 8 PM
The Stone NYC

Okkyung Lee & C. Spencer Yeh

As part of Okkyung's weeklong residency at the Stone (5/10 - 5/15) $15

http://thestonenyc.com/calendar.php?month=1

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Saturday May 14, 2 - 3:50 PM
The Kitchen NYC
Ed Atkins' Performance Capture

Durational solo performance along/inside of Atkins' video work.

Under the equivocal rubric "Performance Capture," Ed Atkins will present an expansive new work explicitly concerned with how contemporary technologies of representation mediate our lives – to say nothing of our own willingness to be captured and rendered. Corralling live bodies, animated surrogates, and departed performances, the gallery will act as both screening room and venue for performances and public programs. By ceding control to other authors in order to create multiple iterations of one work, the exhibition will ultimately act, according to Atkins, as "a document whose data is yet to be uncovered, let alone indexed."

Curated by Tim Griffin and Lumi Tan as part of “From Minimalism into Algorithm." Free

http://www.thekitchen.org/event/ed-atkins-performance-capture


SCREENING:

Thursday May 19, 8 PM
Magic Lantern Cinema, Providence RI
at Cable Car Cinema & Cafe

"Eclipse" is screening in the program FROM MOUTH TO HAND, curated by Seth Watter

"What is the mouth? It is that which ingests, drawing external objects into the body’s interior. And because it initiates this process of metabolism, transforming edible matter and finally extruding it as waste, the mouth looms large in our unconscious life as primordial dungeon or, worse yet, as gateway to Gehenna..."

http://magiclanterncinema.com/calendar/from-mouth-to-hand/


SOME SPECTACLE THEATER-RELATED BUSINESS:

Two presentations at Spectacle Theater that I've been involved in developing –

Tuesday April 26
KURUTTA IPPEIJI with live accompaniment by Aaron Moore
Performances at 8 and 10 PM

Aaron Moore (of Volcano The Bear) live scores an edit of the Japanese silent film classic
http://www.spectacletheater.com/kurutta-ippeji-live-score-by-aaron-moore/

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Thursday May 5
DETOURNEMENT: OUTER BODY FRAGMENTED FEMME WINDOWS TRANSLATE WELL CURRENTS
Screenings at 7:30 and 10 PM; special live score by Meridians & Eric Bayless-Hall at 9 PM only

New works by multidisciplinary artists from Eugene Lang College at The New School as part of an experimental seminar I co-taught with Dr. Julie Beth Napolin (who will also be performing as Meridians).
http://www.spectacletheater.com/detournement-outer-body-fragmented-femme-windows-translate-well-currents/

The live score is accompanied by a sketch RED DESERT (SD PAN & SCAN EDIT), approx 15 min.


PRESS AND MORE PEDAGOGY:

The April issue of ART IN AMERICA contains an "In the Studio" feature (print only) by Ross Simonini, with flattering portrait of Pinhead mask by Boru O'Brien O'Connell

http://www.artinamericamagazine.com/magazine/

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The Columbia University Sound Arts MFA students I've been mentoring this past year have their thesis and first-year shows up, at Central Booking in NYC (til May 2), a silo in Middleburgh NY (May 7 only), and Basilica Hudson in Hudson NY (til May 7).

All details here! http://music.columbia.edu/sound_arts_mfa_shows

 

Thanks !!

best,
Spencer