UPCOMING PERFORMANCES, EXHIBITIONS, EVENTS

FRIDAY OCTOBER 7, 2022
8pm, $10-$25
masks required for entry

Shapeshifters Cinema
567 5th Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Antarctica: Music from the Ice - album release event

An evening of listening to Antarctica in celebration of Cheryl E. Leonard's latest album, Antarctica: Music from the Ice. Leonard will give a short slideshow about the project, share field recordings from Antarctica (including previously-unreleased ones), and perform a solo set of compositions from the album. Stick around after the music for informal Q & A and an Antarctic instrument petting zoo.

 

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 16, 2022
1-5pm, $45 (discount for Shapeshifters members)
In person, masks required

Shapeshifters Cinema
567 5th Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Found Sound Workshop

Explore techniques for making and recording unsual sounds in this hands-on workshop. Learn about microphones and conventional and unconventional ways to use them. Uncover unique sounds from found objects, and investigate approaches to playing objects/materials in situ and assembling objects into "instruments." Leonard will also share field recording tips and techniques. All skill levels welcome!

 

 

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 19, 2022
8pm, $10-25 sliding scale (no one turned away for lack of funds)
masks recommended

Luggage Store Gallery
1007 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

LSG Creative Music Series: Euphotic, Ernesto Diaz-Infante

8pm: Euphotic - Bryan Day (invented instruments), Tom Djll (trumpet, electronics) and Cheryl E. Leonard (natural objects) improvise intersteller expeditions
9pm: Ernesto Diaz-Infante - solo electric guitar

 

 

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 6, 2022
4pm, $15 general, $10 members and students

Center for New Music
55 Taylor Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

Surround Salon Series #8

8pm: A monthly informal show in which composers present their works through the 8-channel surround system, provided by Meyer Sound. Works are mixed from the center of the space and the audience is free to choose their own listening location and move around within the space. This iteration features music by Danishta Rivero Castro, Nathan Corder, and Cheryl E. Leonard's Antarctic piece, Meltwater.

 

 

ONGOING
aawcollective.com/adequate-earth-exhibition


Adequate Earth: Artists and Writers in Antarctica

The Antarctic Artists and Writers Collective presents an online exhibition of works by 13 former participants of the National Science Foundation's Antarctic Artists and Writers Program. Adequate Earth portrays Antarctica through photography, sculpture, video art, musical compositions, poetry, and science illustration. Curated by Ulrike Heine, the exhibition includes works by Kirsten Carlson, Susan Fox Rodgers, Helen Glazer, Henry Kaiser, Cheryl E. Leonard, Greg Neri, Shaun O'Boyle, Michelle Schwengel-Regal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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