Pianodrome: life drawing ¦ live music @ Custom House, Leith, Edinburgh [from 12 February to 21 May]

Pianodrome: life drawing ¦ live music


259
12
Feb
 
- 21
May
20:00 - 22:00

 Facebook event page
Custom House, Leith
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Please note the later start time of these sessions — 8-10pm!

Welcome to our collaboration with the #Pianodrome; weekly drop-in sessions for you Leithers! Whether experienced artist or shy beginner, come draw our beguiling performers modelling to live improvised piano (and sometimes more!). The session is untutored but help is always at hand. Seating is unreserved, doors are at 7.40pm and entry will be a donation of £10ish, (as much as you can afford is greatly appreciated), with BYOB and a donations bar. You can drop in and pay on the door, or pre-buy a ticket to skip the queue (yes, really) and be ticked off my list at the front. The cut off for a guaranteed seat with a ticket is 7.50pm.

Here's our musical modelling schedule so far
Feb 12th: Lost Architect, Eiliv Andreas Myren Ribe and Leon Sink with Bren modelling
Feb 19th: Paul Nesbitt (jazzy guitar) and Tim Sink (pianer) with Marta
Feb 26th: Nikita Gaidakov and Armin Sturm on piano/bass with Chris Elmes
March 5th: The Reverse Engineer on electronics hooked to piano with Topaz Pauls
March 12th: Aurora Engine on harp/voice/piano with Veronica Vituzzi Life Model/ Modella d'Arte
March 19th: Lizabett Russo on voice/loops/guitar with model TBC
March 26th: Paul Learmonth on phase loops/piano and model TBC
2nd April: Leon Sink
9th April: nothing — come to the Pianodrome Resonancy instead!
16th April: Atzi: Composer and Phil Hague (cello and percussion)
23rd April: Balázs Hermann — acoustic/electric bass
30th April: SemiDemi Octet (duo) Experimental Performance + Life Drawing (cello/piano/synth voice noodles)

May schedule TBC!

These sessions will support the building of the incredible #pianodrome project, a 100 seater ampitheatre made from 40 reclaimed pianos, housing 5 tuned pianos and 5 piano-harps. This labour of love will be installed from July til September in the Botanics, and host all manner of events from music, to poetry, to theatre, to workshops, to dance, to life drawing. Sign up the pianodrome mailing list, peruse their website and the Pianodrome Facebook page; follow them on Instagram under @sinkmusic, etc. :)

Looking forward to welcoming you,
Topaz et al xx

p.s. we also run sessions with live music at Summerhall on Tuesdays 7-9pm, Life drawing with live music
and themed sessions on Wednesdays at SH, also 7-9pm — check the events schedule here facebook.com/reconfigurative/events for the programme.
Discussion
image
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

The most anticipated events in Edinburgh :

The Carnival Of Light Edinburgh - Last 400 Tickets
Usher Hall
Prince Harry’s Stag Do
The Three Sisters - Edinburgh
FLY Open Air: Sulta Selects | Sat 19 May 2018
FLY Open Air
Beltane Fire Festival 2018
Calton Hill
Museums at Night Edinburgh 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Edinburgh Vintage Kilo Sale
The Out of the Blue Drill Hall
Stobo Castle Ladies Day 2018
Musselburgh Racecourse
Royal Highland Show 2018
Royal Highland Centre
Young Fathers at Hidden Door Festival SOLD OUT
Hidden Door
The Carnival Of Light Edinburgh - Midsummer Fiesta
Usher Hall
The most popular events in your news feed!