George Rahi (Sound Sculpture)

George Rahi Vancouver BC / Philadelphia PA George Rahi is a composer and sound artist based in Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish territories. He uses self-created and altered instruments as a method of exploring the intersections between acoustic and digital technologies, modes of listening, and spatial and architectural thinking. His work includes installations, instrument making, compositions… Continue reading George Rahi (Sound Sculpture)

Tomas Jirku

Tomas Jirku Vancouver BC Tomas Jirku began his career in the golden era of minimal and glitch techno, helping to define the genres through releases on Alien8, Force Inc., Klang Elektronik, and Traum. Over the past two decades, Jirku has built a strong repertoire with his exploratory approach to music, experimenting across genres to develop… Continue reading Tomas Jirku

Meredith Bates

Meredith Bates Vancouver BC A talented improvisor and performer, award-winning violinist Meredith Bates is known for her elegant and virtuosic sound. She has spent most of the past twenty years recording and performing around the world in celebrated ensembles, such as Pugs and Crows (JUNO winner 2013, WCMA 2016), Gentle Party, and projects led by Vancouver… Continue reading Meredith Bates

Matthew Cardinal & Stephanie Kuse

In collaboration with Open Space Matthew Cardinal + Stephanie Kuse amiskwaciy (Edmonton) / Saskatoon Matthew Cardinal’s Asterisms album has been making waves in ambient music circles since its release in 2020, calling to mind the gradual melodies of Brian Eno, and the weightless flights of Fennesz. Matthew is also know for his work in nêhiyawak, the… Continue reading Matthew Cardinal & Stephanie Kuse

Elisa Thorn

Elisa Thorn Vancouver BC Since graduating from the UBC School of Music in 2011, Elisa Thorn has become a much sought after addition to the Canadian creative music scene, known for her skilled use of extended techniques, electronic effects, and unconventional uses of harp. Her music, which combines influences of post-rock, jazz, classical and indie, is… Continue reading Elisa Thorn

Weathercraft

Weathercraft Vancouver BC Formed in 2010 to help crumble masonry in abandoned art spaces, Weathercraft is an unpredictable ambient trio featuring Alexander Bell, Graeme Scott and Katrina McGee. Past performances have included laser guided abstract scroll scores, and beaming sound to remote speakers via light to generate disruptive audio experiences. All three artists have been… Continue reading Weathercraft