Artist of the WeekThe Jack Straw Artist of the Week Podcast highlights work created through the Artist Residency Programs at Jack Straw Cultural Center.
Unused Lexical Variable - ...Long Term Potential
This piece is on Unused Lexical Variable’s self-titled CD, produced during their 2008 Jack Straw Residency.
Tom Varner - The Trilling Clouds
Tom Varner‘s album Heaven and Hell – recorded during his 2007 Artist Residency – was just released on Omnitone Records.
Shulamit Kleinerman - Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Castle is on 2006 Jack Straw Artist Shulamit Kleinerman’s recent album New New Nothing.
Sean Osborn - Etude in G major - Adagio
Sean Osborn recorded his collection of 32 etudes for clarinet by the 19th century clarinetist Cyrille Rose during his 2006 Jack Straw residency.
William O. Smith And Jesse Canterbury - Quartet for Two Double Clarinets - Bold
Smith and Canterbury’s Collage/Decollage – an album of music for clarinet for two players – was recorded during their 2004 Jack Straw Residency.
Michael Owcharuk Sextet - Imminentizing The Escotan
The Michael Owcharuk Sextet’s self-titled CD was recorded during Owcharuk’s 2007 Jack Straw Artist Residency.
Aono Jikken - Daughter's Visit
This piece is from Aono Jikken‘s soundtrack to the 1926 Japanese silent film A Page of Madness, recorded during their 1998 Jack Straw artist residency. Aono Jikken will be presenting at Jack Straw’s next Composer Spotlight, on November 11th.
Tom Baker and Seattle Experimental Opera - Psalm Number 3
Tom Baker‘s opera The Gospel of the Red-Hot Stars was performed by Seattle Experimental Opera and recorded during his 2006 Jack Straw Artist Residency.
Johanna Kunin - Fireflies
Johanna Kunin is this week’s Artist of the Week. This song was recorded during her 2004 Jack Straw artist residency.
Srivani Jade - Badlaa Re
Srivani Jade is this week’s Artist of the Week. She has just released Meera’s Love, the album recorded during her 2008 Artist Residency.