Movement and Music with Studio Resident Alex Wand

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June 15th, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Camera Obscura Art Lab
1450 Ocean Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Movement and Music with Studio Resident Alex Wand

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Saturday 6/15, 11am-12pm
Cost: Free!
To RSVP click on the link or call 310-458-2239.
Move your body to the sound of the sitar and synthesizer. Alex Wand will perform while Jessica Hemingway leads an improvisatory movement experience. Wear clothes to move in. This repeating event is open to all levels, no experience required.
Alex Wand is a Grammy Award-winning musician and composer based in Los Angeles. He performs as a solo artist and with the groups Desert Magic and The Partch Ensemble. He often collaborates with filmmakers, dancers, and coders, to create music scores that involve his interests in just intonation, sonification, folk music, and sound art. Originally from Detroit, he studied at the University of Michigan and received an MFA in music composition from CalArts. For his Camera Obscura residency project, he is exploring the sonification of kinetic information from ocean waves as a part of his broader study of the range of sounds that can be drawn from the environment.
http://www.alexwand.com

Movement and Music with Studio Resident Alex Wand