Date(s) - Thu. Nov. 02, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Music and Motion!
FiLmprov, an ever-evolving experiment in the union of film, musical improvisation, and beyond, returns with great pleasure to present the equation FILM + improvisation = FiLmprov at the Armory Café on Thursday, November 2, 2017
Kate Matson, filmmaker, creates a theatre of visual improvisation originating on Super 8 film by animating objects that have significance for her sculpturally, spiritually, and/or politically.
Mark Harvey, music director, assembles the collective and individual compositional talents of seasoned musical improvisers to interact with the choreography of these found and simple objects.
Impish imagery, a dash of dissonance, a handful of harmony, a soupçon of humor and voilà: FiLmprov!
FILM + improvisation = FiLmprov
featuring film by animator/artist Kate Matson
Live soundtrack and musical improvisation by the FiLmprov Ensemble:
Rob Bethel, cello
Peter Bloom, Phil Scarff, Dan Zupan, woodwinds
Mark Harvey, music director, trumpet
Bill Lowe, trombone
Harry Wellott, drums
Freewill donation gratefully accepted at door