Jack Straw Productions and Washington Composers Forum present
Composer Spotlight Series
Jack Straw Productions 4261 Roosevelt Way NE Seattle, WA98105
Jack Straw Productions and Washington Composers Forum present Composer Spotlight, a series of talks and performances by composers, musicians, and scholars of new and innovative music every second Wednesday of each month. For more information about Composer Spotlight artists and the series, click here.
Jack Straw Productions and Washington Composer Forum present
Composer Spotlight: CYNTHIA DILLARD "Behind the Scenes" with The Golden Tree Story
Wed, June 9th,
Jack Straw artist Cynthia Dillard and her band The Golden Tree Story will present an evening about the songs, creative & recording process involved in their 2010 album Openings.
The Golden Tree Story is a project led by songwriter & pianist Cynthia Dillard in collaboration with local musicians Cameron Peace on guitar, Birch Pereira on bass, and Dave Bush on drums. Coming from classical, jazz, and folk traditions, the ensemble has worked together to allow for music that stays true to lyrics while exploring a natural, fluid instrumental sound.
Next Composer Spotlight: Wednesday, July 14, 7:30pm
About Composer Spotlight
The Composer Spoltight series is presented by Jack Straw Productions and Washington Composers Forum (WCF). This series of talks and performances of new music highlights an innovative composer or performer every second Wednesday of each month at Jack Straw Productions. If you are a composer and would like to present at a Composer Spotlight event, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Washington Composers Forum
The Washington Composers Forum is a non-profit arts organization that nurtures the creation, performance, and dissemination of new music by composers living in Washington State. Since its founding in 1984, WCF has produced concerts, readings, and lectures in the U.S. and Canada, representing many composers in the region. Visit their website for more information.
Composer Spotlight History
Below is a complete listing, by year, of all past presenters in the series.