Fri, Sep 21 | Upper Jay Art Center and Recovery Lounge
Pamelia Stickney; The Transcendental Dissonance Quartet
Registration is Closed
Time & Location
Sep 21, 2018, 7:00 PM
Upper Jay Art Center and Recovery Lounge, 12198 Old Rte 9n, Upper Jay, NY 12987, USA
About the Event
Pamelia Stickney The Transcendental Dissonance Quartet will present an original score for Lotte Reiniger’s animated film "The Adventures of Prince Achmed". Pamelia Stickney; theremin, Sarah Bernstein, violin; Stuart Popejoy, piano/keys; Danny Tunick, vibes/marimbas; Pamelia Stickney (formerly known as Pamelia Kurstin) is an American theremin player. She has performed and recorded with many artists including David Byrne, Yoko Ono, Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, Seb Rochford, Otto Lechner and Simone Dinnerstein, and was instrumental to the final design of Robert Moog's Etherwave Pro Theremin, for which she was the primary test musician.[citation needed Kurstin has made various film, television and radio appearances, most notably on Saturday Night Live[citation needed and in the 2004 documentary Moog Stickney has also presented talks at events such as TED Her background as a jazz musician on the upright bass has led to develop a "walking bass" theremin technique. She was based in New York until 2005; she now lives in Vienna, Austria.