Mon Aug 5 15:00

NMN Leslie Ting: Installation/concert “What Brings You In”

Leslie Ting’s “What Brings You In” is an autobiographical, confessional concert with interactive sound installation. Based on interview research and personal experiences with talk therapy, hypnotherapy, dreamwork, sandplay, somatics, and reiki, “What Brings You In” is an exploration, through a series of new music compositions, of when and where our truest selves emerge. This installation/concert invites audiences inward to discover more about themselves through listening, while asking “what brings you in?” to live performance gathering in a communal space. What might we discover together?

The performance features violinist Leslie Ting and percussionist Germaine Liu, with additional electronics and sound design by Matt Smith. The concert experience will include compositions by Linda Catlin Smith, Rose Bolton, Julia Mermelstein, Leslie Ting, and Germaine Liu. Performances take place at 3:00 P.M. and 5:30 P.M (one-hour duration).

From 11 A.M. to 2 P.M., audiences are invited to experience and play with the sandtable that was custom-made for “What Brings You In.” This standalone interactive surround sound installation is an experience for all your senses!

This concert is part of our NEW MUSIC NOW Series, which features a Chamber Chat with NMN artists (10:30 A.M.), NMN NEXT GEN: uOttawa Composers + HATCH (12 P.M.), NMN: NO HAY BANDA plays Sarah Davachi (1:45 P.M.), and Leslie Ting’s concert/installation “What Brings You In” (3 P.M. and 5:30 P.M.). Access to all of these events is available with the NEW MUSIC NOW: All-NMN Event Pass 

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Leslie Ting: Concept, Artistic Director, Producer, Violin, Audio Host
Germaine Liu: percussion
Matt Smith: Sound Designer
Ramsey Nasser: Software Engineer, Creative Technologist
Adrianna Bogaard – Environmental Designer
Marie LeBlanc Flanagan – Experience Designer
Matt Rideout – Live Audio Broadcast Engineer
Laura Philipps – Producer
Patrick Lynn – Production Manager
Sara Constant – Stage Manager
Jess Watkin – Blind and Disability Dramaturg

New Music Now is presented with the generous support of Ralph and Eileen Overend.

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