Music on Mondays: Transient Canvas
November 15, 2020
March 15, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
Boston-based contemporary duo Transient Canvas presents Crossroads. Featuring mostly electroacoustic music by Avik Chari, Teerath Majumder, Caroline Louise Miller, Kitty Xiao, Charles Nichols, Sydney Doemel, and Dan VanHassel, this program seeks to build connections over vast distances through music that is both energetically engulfing and vulnerably fragile.
PLAYLISTS (2018) by Avik Chari
CROSSROADS (2020) by Teerath Majumder
IMPRESSIONS OF THE SKY FROM UNDERWATER (2020) by Caroline Louise Miller
EMPHYSEMA FEATHERED HIS APPETITES (2020) by Kitty Xiao
IT DOES NOT SHY AWAY FROM THE SWORD (2019) by Charles Nichols
IN THE TEETH OF (2021) by Sydney Doemel
EPIDERMIS (2017) by Dan VanHassel
Bass clarinetist Amy Advocat and marimbist Matt Sharrock relish the creative potential of working with living composers, having amassed a varied repertoire of over 80 commissioned works in addition to working with hundreds of student composers from all over the world. In August 2017, TC released their first album Sift on New Focus Recordings to rave reviews. KLANG New Music called it "one of the more refreshing things I've heard in recent years." In November 2018, they released their second album, Wired, named a top ten local album of 2018 by The Boston Globe. Their third album Right now, in a second released in 2020.