January 17, Art’s Birthday Broadcast

Today, January 17th is Art’s Birthday and I am netcasting a selection of recent and not so recent recordings as my gift for Art’s Birthday, an annual network exchange-art event celebrated internationally every January 17th, by a loose collection of artists and artist organizations. View the schedule of event to listen and watch at http://www.artsbirthday.net.

Listen to my broadcast on Mixlr.com at 5 pm at http://mixlr.com/ericleonardson/

Streaming began today at 3:45 PM GMT -5 / US Eastern. Follow me on Twitter http://twitter.com/eleona, and Facebook http://www.facebook.com/eric.leonardson. If you have missed the event, no worries…simply visit and listen the track I played from my SoundCloud profile.

Christian Pinock, Guillermo Gregorio, and Eric Leonardson Celebrate Art’s Birthday Live at Enemy

7:00 PM Sunday, January 16, 2011

Celebrating Art’s Birthday with Christian Pinock and Guillermo Gregorio at…

Christian Pinock, Arts Lab

1550 N. Milwaukee Avenue, 3rd floor
Chicago IL 60622 www.enemysound.com

Albuquerque-based composer Christian Pinock performs original improvised compositions on electric valve trombone. Using a computer-based instrument of his own creation (using MAX/MSP) and a system of sensors attached to the trombone, he creates solo performances that are dynamic and subtle, drawing from diverse styles such as improvised experimental music, contemporary classical, avant-garde jazz, noise, and electronica.

Christian will perform a solo electric trombone set and a trio improvisation with Guillermo Gregorio (clarinet, saxophone) and Eric Leonardson (experimental instruments, electronics).

Guillermo and Eric will open the concert at 7:30 PM with a duo set.

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