CLOSE QUARTERS: EPISODE 11

Sonic Shift

Virtual Event

Premiered on April 23

The creative and collaborative interweaving of classical music with elements of social justice, language, and improvisation has made Jessie Montgomery one of America’s most relevant and sought-after composers. This episode is the first of two curated by MontgomeryIn Sonic Shift, Montgomery collaborates with animator Will Kim to create visuals that come alive with the program, further highlighting and complementing the musicians’ artistry

‘Sonic Shift’ is co-sponsored by Howard + Judith Jelinek and Ruth Eliel + Bill Cooney.

Artists

ABOUT CLOSE QUARTERS

LACO’s new premium streaming series – returning March 12 – presents a new avenue for classical music and a unique look at what the future can hold in balancing music, art and movement.

Close Quarters features classical music performances set to images and art created and processed in a first-of-its-kind digital studio at Wilhardt + Naud. Music Director Jaime Martín and Director and Designer James Darrah seek to create a digital series that celebrates collaboration in an age of isolation.

Learn More about Close Quarters

Close Quarters is a Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra original series and you can find it for free on Youtube, Facebook and our website. We’ve created a printer-friendly version of the Spring season broadcast schedule.

Learn More download the schedule now (pdf)!

How to Support

Viewers who wish to support LACO and the artists on screen are encouraged to visit laco.org/donate or call (213) 622-7001, EXT. 4.

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