The Starling Cloud Choir Project is less than one month away. Please save the dates! If you can't come to all the workshops, you can drop in to at least one and then join in the performance.
If you are new to my blog, then WELCOME! Make yourself at home, sit awhile and check out the eclectic posts, OR search the ones connected to the The Starling Cloud Choir which charts the creation process. Here's the factual info on the project:
The Starling Cloud Choir with Lori Weidenhammer is a family-friendly workshop series and performance where you will use your voice to sing and make sound poetry in a piece inspired by rain and birdsong. Bring your family and friends! No experience necessary. (Presented as part of The Rain Gatherers site-specific art installation by Second Site: www.secondsitecollective.net)
@The Dr. Sun Yat Sen Classical Chinese Garden, 578 Carrall Street
Workshop 1: Saturday March 9, 2 to 3:30 pm
Workshop 2: Sunday March 10, 2 to 3:30 pm
Drop in RAIN Lab: Tues March 12, 1:30 to 3 pm
Record your bird and rain sounds with
DJ Don Chow:
Performance: Saturday March 16 at 3 pm (performers please arrive at 2:30 pm to warm up)
Cost to participate: *FREE IF YOU REGISTER by sending Lori an e-mail at beespeaker(at)gmail(dot)com or sign in at the door.
For more information, follow along the creative process on Lori Weidenhammer's blog: www.beespeakersaijiki.blogspot.com. Lori Weidenhammer is a performance-based artist who likes to collaborate with birds, bees, and humans.
If you can't join us for the workshops, please come to the opening and check out
The Rain Gatherers art installations by Second Site artists
Robin Ripley, Peter Courtemanche, Diana Burgoyne and Matt Smith.
The choir will be performing at 3 pm and the audience will be invited to participate!