Tuesday, May 24, 2011
AVIARY: JUNE 4th :Jefferson Pitcher/Mike Bullock Duo : High aura'd
is a guitarist, improviser, songwriter, and documentary filmmaker from northern California.
He will be joined by Mike Bullock-
...While much of his work explores free improvisation he also draws heavily from his love for melody, the simplicity of minimalist composers, a long love of flamenco.
Pitcher has released numerous projects with Digitalis Recordings (USA), Camera Obscura (Australia), Tape Drift (USA), Moonpalace (Spain), Dutch East India (USA), and his own Mudita Records (USA).
He has performed and recorded with many artists including Pauline Oliveros, Fred Frith, Ikue Mori, Okkyung Lee, Scott Amendola, Christian Kiefer, J. Matthew Gerken, Denison Witmer, Sarah Weaver, Mark Dresser, Mike Bullock, & many more.
In 2008, Pitcher completed an MFA at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, where he studied improvisation with Pauline Oliveros.
Projections by Linda Aubry Bullock will accompany both sets.