The Gatherings Concert Series
Saturday 19 October 2019 8:00PMSt. Mary's Hamilton Village
3916 Locust Walk in Philadelphia, PA
The Gatherings Concert Series presented Modular Church with seven performances of live
Modular Synthesizers were the first commercial synthesizers. Eventually supplanted by portable, internally hardwired models, and digital devices, in recent times they have made a big |
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Sandy James teaches music technology and is in charge of labs, smart classrooms and computers at the
Jerry Kaba makes experimental music with
Datadrift is the
Christopher Sean Powell (aka Powserati)is a
5ToK3 is a British musician and artist working in Brooklyn NY. Renowned for his unique programming technique using only analogue synths as well as his extensive vintage synth collection, his is essentially an analogue man in a digital world. Otherwise mysterious, choosing for his identity to remain unknown his roots in punk and industrial sound fuse with his obsession for electronics, machines and the synth. His work is both hypnotic and captivating, dark and experimental. Inherently reflective of the current climate both in the UK & the USA but also inherently beautiful.
Snoozer creates modular ambience influenced by the woods and gravestones that inhabit the
Johnny Lancia has been releasing blissed out ambient recordings under the Huron moniker for many years. His releases are filled with heady drones and idiosyncratic rhythms that reflect the natural world filtered through a variety of analog electronics and tape manipulation processes.
Chaka Benson: Curator & Host of Modular Church
Chaka Benson plays with an ear for color, motion and texture, forsaking conventional narrative clarity. It is an experience by way of the senses, rather than through pure mental interpretation. Our focus expands beyond sound, to the sources of that sound, to its imminent fragility, and a state of un-being. An avid performer of
Neil Cippon earned his
Gralin Hughes Jr (aka Television Sky) is a multidisciplinary artist based in Philadelphia, and works at the intersection of sound and visual. He merges visual art, and sound design through projection mapping, audio/visual live performances and installation art. When not experimenting in his art studio Gralin teaches creative technology and new media courses.
Modular Church at The Gatherings Concert Series on 19 October 2019 was funded by CIMA of PA (The Corporation for Innovative Music and Arts of Pennsylvania), the all-volunteer, non-profit organization responsible for organizing and producing The Gatherings Concert Series. The basic mission of CIMA of PA is to bring innovative music concerts to the public and further the advancement of this form of art.
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The Gatherings Concert Series is presented by the all-volunteer staff of The Corporation for Innovative Music and Arts of Pennsylvania