The Emerald Tablet presents:

Cloud Shepherd - an evening of audio/visual revelation

featuring an opening performance by Aaron Sheppard and visuals by Sheila Bosco

When
Sat Feb 23, 2013
Where
The Emerald Tablet
Time
Doors 7 pm. Show 8 pm.
Cost
$5 - $10
Tags
Experimental Music, Arts, Music

Description

The Emerald Tablet is proud to present an evening of live improvisational music with CLOUD SHEPHERD. Featuring ambient video projections by Sheila Bosco, and an opening performance by solo guitarist Aaron Sheppard.

CLOUD SHEPHERD is a San Francisco Bay Area quartet formed to explore improvised music, but in a more "ambient" setting, reflecting their combined interests in spontaneous composition, drone-based music, and certain 20th Century classical and jazz composers. Their moniker was chosen in order to reflect their commitment to the pasturing of ever-changing, nonlinear cumulations of sound.

During the recent Carnivŗle Pataphysique held at City Lights Books last November, Cloud Shepherd turned out a fantastic, almost invocational performance which transformed the Poetry Room at City Lights into a temple of primal sound. If you missed that amazing occasion, you really don't want to miss this eveningóCloud Shepherd's return to North Beachóduring which The Emerald Tablet will become an audio/visual immersive environment. Sheila Bosco will project her floating video worlds upon cloud formations of fluttering fabric, creating the ideal perceptual cocoon to experience the power and magic of a Cloud Shepherd performance.

Opening the evening: Aaron Sheppard, a solo-instrumental composer of marvelous talent. Aaron will set the mood with his exquisitely sensitive guitar compositions, preparing us for liftoff. Let the fingerstyle lead you to the edge of trance, until the lights go down and a flock of kaleidoscopic clouds are herded forth to saturate your senses and reveal their secrets to your inner vision.

This is also the closing party for our February art exhibit, SHADOW / SHIMMER, featuring the evocative artwork of Trius Fernsler and Tibor Simon-Mazula.

Saturday February 23, 2013. Doors 7 pm. Show 8 pm.
Drinks and delicious complimentary food will be served.
$5 to $10 sliding scale donation suggested. Nobody turned away for lack of funds.

More Info

Link
http://emtab.org/cloud-shepherd/
Call
415-500-2323 (Box Office)
Email
Contact Form (account required)

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Location

  1. The Emerald Tablet
    80 Fresno St., San Francisco, CA