29th Seattle Improvised Music Festival

$5 - $15 (Sliding Scale)

presented by Seattle Improvised Music and Nonsequitur, with assistance from City of Seattle Office of Arts & Culture.

The Seattle Improvised Music Festival returns for its 29th year, bringing esteemed visiting artists and talented local musicians together for three nights of freely improvised music representing an array of approaches and sensibilities. This year’s out-of-town guests include guitarist Joe Morris (Boston), clarinetist Matt Ingalls (SF Bay Area), and the duo of Bonnie Jones, electronics and Andrea Neumann, modified autoharp (Baltimore/Berlin).

Thursday, Feb. 6
Matt Ingalls, solo clarinet
Joe Morris/Bill Horist/Jeffrey Taylor, guitars
Matt Ingalls/Paul Hoskin/Beth Fleenor/Jenny Ziefel, clarinets

Friday, Feb. 7
Joe Morris, guitar solo
Andrea Neumann/Gust Burns, autoharp & piano
Bonnie Jones/Jonathan Way/Christian Pincock/Naomi Siegel, electronics & trombones

Saturday, Feb. 8
Joe Morris/Jacob Zimmerman/Gust Burns, guitar/alto sax/piano
Matt Ingalls/Greg Campbell/Paul Kikuchi, clarinet/percussion
Bonnie Jones/Andrea Neumann, electronics/autoharp