Saturday, March 20
sound. at Fiesta Hall: Pilgrimage From Scattered Points is the premier West Hollywood and Greater Los Angeles screening of the film Pilgrimage From Scattered Points by Scottish artist Luke Fowler. The film takes as its subject the Scratch Orchestra, a seminal collective of artists and musicians formed in the UK by Cornelius Cardew with Howard Skempton and Michael Parsons in 1968/1969. In addition to the screening, SASSAS is presenting a panel on intersections between radicalism, collectives and experimental art and sound practices and a performance based on the Scratch Orchestra Draft Constitution.
Panel participants include Branden Joseph, Bob Ostertag, Dont Rhine (Ultra-red), and Wadada Leo Smith; Haruko Tanaka, moderator
Performance: Glenn Bach, Mitchell Brown, Ted Byrnes, Andy Featherston, Joseph Hammer, William Harrington, Ian Henderson, Anna Homler, Michael Intriere, Gregory Lenczycki, Dave Muller, Alan Nakagawa, Diane O'Rourke, Jasmine Orpilla, Albert Ortega, Corrina Peipon, Rick Potts, Steve Roden, William Roper, Kira Vollman; Cindy Bernard, Jorge Martin, Joe Potts, conductors.
sound. at the Kings Road Park Pavilion
A 3-month series of commissions celebrating West Hollywood's 25th Anniversary
A series of commissions celebrating West Hollywood's 25th Anniversary including work by Ted Byrnes and Ari Desano, Scott Benzel, and Wadada Leo Smith. Performances happen the last Saturday in June, July, and August.
Tickets for these events are on sale now.
sound. 2010 is produced by SASSAS.
The Society for the Activation of Social Space through Art and Sound (SASSAS) is supported in part through grants from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the West Hollywood Arts and Cultural Affairs Commission, a special donation from Amoeba Music and the generous contributions of our members. For further information on SASSAS: www.sassas.org or contact us at 323.960.5723.
Contribute to SASSAS at the $50 level and receive discounts for sound.
Designers from left to right: Djego Padilla (2008); Hedi El Kholti / Channa Horwitz (2007); Wendy Furman (2006); Linda Nishio (2005, 2004); Tom Recchion (2003,2002, 2001); Cindy Bernard (2000; 1999). 2009 anniversary logo by Cindy Bernard.