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fresh. hip. edgy. bold. new. concerts in ottawa. explore. emerging artists. local composers. interdisciplinary collaboration. defy expectations.

zac pulak, founder and curator

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deep cuts | more info soon


thought exhaust | more info soon


XXposed | megan thibeault, piano | more info soon


popUP w/ moonfruits “snow angels” | under the plaza bridge | march 2, 2018 7:00pm | pics by joël ducharme

join moonfruits in a sonic exploration of a romantic and quintessentially ottawa public space- under the plaza bridge overlooking the locks and river area… bundle up and see you under the bridge!

 


cage match | february 6, 2018 7:30pm | ottawa pianos | frédéric lacroix, piano/composer; luke bell, piano; teri loretto, MC/referee | pics by lisa nazarenko

its FIGHT NIGHT at #NSFWcc. this bare-knuckle-piano-based-brawl pits edana “the tempest” higham against luke “hands of stone” bell in a death defying, virtuoso battle royale. guaranteed KNOCK-OUT!

 


campfire | august 26th, 2017 7:30pm | knox courtyard | adam cicchillitti, guitar/composer; susan mcmaster, poet; julian bertino, composer | pics by ben borg

remove the flame, distill the experience; explore open air, music, storytelling

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early music, after hours | june 24th, 2017 10:00pm | knox courtyard | raphael weinroth-brown, cello/dulcimer/composer; bronwyn thies-thompson, soprano/shruti box; amir zargara, designer; andrew ager, composer | pics by marlena pellegrino

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