Splice Series: Stephen Dorocke At Beat Kitchen, May 9

image of Stephen Dorocke performing

Stephen Dorocke performing at Cafe Mustache in Chicago.

Please join Stephen Dorocke and me, along with hosts Peter Maunu (guitar, mandolin, violin), Carol Genetti (vocals) and Julian Kirshner (drums), for this week’s installment of Splice live improvised music series.

Wednesday, May 9 at 8:30 p.m.

Beat Kitchen
2100 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, Illinois
Tel: 773-281-4444

Admission: FREE!

Among Stephen Dorocke’s many talents and achievements, he performs on a modified resophone guitar. You can listen to his music on Bandcamp. Read more on the Wikipedia.

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Different Worlds | Review of Rub

The Sound Projector bannerThe Sound Projector, the wonderful, British music magazine and radio show, posted a Rupert Loydell’s new review of “Rub,” my 2013 CD with Auris and Gino Robair.

Auris is my trio formed in 2007 with Julia Miller and Christopher Preissing. Rub is available as a joint label on Public Eyesore and Pan Y Rosas.
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Annette Krebs at Enemy, Friday, September 23

9:00 PM Friday, September 23

Annette Krebs / Eric Leonardson Duo
Aaron Zarzutzki / Brent Gutzeit Duo
Brian Labycz / Daniel Fandino / Jim Baker Trio
Annette Krebs / Julia Miller Duo

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

Annette Krebs studied music and concert guitar in Frankfurt/Main, and has lived in Berlin since 1993. She has worked intensively in the crossover area between improvisation and composition, exploring the possibilities of the prepared guitar with regard to sound, structure, noise, the mixing of materials, and space.
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Live at Enemy with Jason Soliday

Medium 2011.01.01 at Enemy on New Year’s Day by eleon

sonogram for jasonsoliday and ericleonardson

Friday, December 3, 2010 at 8:00 PM (sharp)

Jason Soliday (electronics) and I perform on a bill with Ben Miller (Degeneration), Dan Burke (Illusion of Safety), and Wyoming (Andrew Young and Riley Walker).

1550 N. Milwaukee, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60622

Ben Miller: www.benmiller.info

Dan Burke: soundcloud.com/bzurke/retrograde-motion-daniel-james-burke

Jason Soliday: cranksatori.net
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Auris and Gino Robair at Enemy

Friday, October 22, 9:00PM (doors at 8:00)

Gino RobairAuris performs with Gino Robair – Bay Area electronics/percussionist.

Opening: Andrew Royal (violin), Paul Hartsaw (sax), Carol Genetti (voice)

KBD (from Toledo): www.thenoisyattic.com, www.myspace.com/kbdtoledo

1550 N. Milwaukee, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60622

Listen to WNUR at 2:00PM when Gino Robair and Andrew Royal perform

Auris  is Christopher Preissing – flute, voice, electronics; Eric Leonardson – springboard, electronics; Julia Miller – guitar, electronics

Upcoming Performances in November

Here’s an update, including three new performances added to my November schedule…

  1. 8 PM Friday, November 14 @ Elastic with Auris, plus Max Alexander, Julian Berke, and Andy Armstrong
  2. 2 – 5 PM Sunday, November 16 @ Green Mill performing solo Anaphora’s “Experimental (i)MPROVISATION” concert
  3. 8 – 10 PM, Sunday, November 16 @ Via Theatre with Chicago Phonography in “Exquisite City” exhibit
  4. 9 PM Friday, November 21 @ Enemy with Linda O’Keefe and Guillermo Gregorio

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Sunday, June 22, Auris at the Music Institute of Chicago

7:30 p.m., Sunday I perform with Auris (Christopher Preissing and Julia Miller) in the…


Guitar Faculty Recital of
Jazz, Folk, & Contemporary Guitar at
Music Institute of Chicago
Evanston Campus & Nichols Concert Hall
1490 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 905-1500
Admission: Free

musicinstitutechicagoDirections: MIC is located at the southwest corner of Grove St. and Chicago Ave., across from Raymond Park (Davis stop on the el and Metra). View Map