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Gigs January, 2019

January 21, 2019

January 1 at The Firehouse, Worcester MA
ELKA BONG:
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, contact mics, objects
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics
with
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, Field Kit
and
many more !!!

January 6 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Yahtze, Andrea West – movement
Reggie Lui, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

January 13 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Description:Joe Burgio – artistic director
Ofri Rieger – movement
Christos Koulendros, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Worked on presence, breathing, not playing, solos, duets, and rhythms.

January 14 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, Field Kit
Walter Wright – amplified floor percussion
Practice for Wednesday’s show at UnchARTed.

January 16 at UnchARTed Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, Field Kit
Walter Wright – amplified floor percussion
with
Birdorgan, JTTCOTC, John Trudeau

January 21 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros –
Walter Wright – amplified floor percussion

January 27 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
– movement
Christos Koulendros, Walter Wright – sound

Egregoros at UnchARTed Gallery January 16, 2019

January 16, 2019

Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – 2 Shnths, Field Kit
Walter Wright – amplified floor percussion
with
BiRdOrGaN, JTTCOTC, John Trudeau

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Egregoros recorded January 14, 2019

January 14, 2019

Christos Koulendros – Shnth, Field Kit
Walter Wright – amplified floor percussion

Practice for Wednesday’s gig at UnchARTed Gallery with BiRdOrGaN, JTTCOTC, and John Trudeau. Down on the floor with contact mics (from Crank Sturgeon), frame drum, cymbals, tin cans, and potlids. This will be my setup for XFest this Summer in Mazotos, Cyprus 8^)))

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Gigs December, 2018

December 31, 2018

December 2 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Rajita, Charlotte Wagner – movement
Lou Bunk, Christos Koulendros, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

December 3 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Description:Christos Koulendros – 2 Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects

December 9 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Charlotte Wagner, Andrea West – movement
Christos Koulendros, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Working on rhythms, variation, and PATE.

December 10 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects
Rehearsing for Performance Lab.

December 13 at Lilypad, Cambridge MA
Birdsey Wright Duo:
Henry Birdsey – violin, lap-steel guitar
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects
with
Charlie Rauh, West Street Trio, Rose Tang’s Ensemble

Performance Lab: Arty $lang
December 15 at The Hearing Room, Lowell MA
Egregoros: with a special guest
Christos Koulendros – Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects
featuring
Leslie Ross – bassoon
DeiX – vocals
with
Arty $lang, Idol Brain, DeiX

December 16 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Ofri Rieger – movement
Christos Koulendros, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

December 17 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – acoustic drum kit
This is a good one!

December 30 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Yahtze – movement
Christos Koulendros, Reggie Lui, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Still working on rhythms, graphic score and a Chinese poem.

Egregoros recorded December 17, 2018

December 17, 2018

Christos Koulendros – 2 Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – acoustic drum kit

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Egregoros recorded December 10, 2018

December 10, 2018

graphic score by Christos

Christos Koulendros – 2 Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects

Feedback, scrapes & scratches, this is fun !!!

track 01 – this one’s only 40min 8^)))

Egregoros recorded December 3, 2018

December 3, 2018

graphic score by Christos

Christos Koulendros – 2 Shnths, field kit
Walter Wright – Board Weevil, contact mics, objects

Electron-eeks, scrapes & scratches, back to our old tricks 8^)))

track 01 – a long one, 1hr 9min !!!

Gigs November, 2018

November 30, 2018

November 4 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Ofri Rieger, Andrea West, Yahtze – movement
Christos Koulendros, Walter Wright – sound
Working on abstraction/variation using simple graphic scores.

November 5 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth
Walter Wright – floor percussion

Signal Culture Residency
November 6-19 in Owego NY
Working on
– Projektor/Lumenetta

Performance Lab: sac mélangé
November 17 at The Hearing Room, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – ???
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
with
Rick Breault, Goa Death Mother, Nico Tracy, Dei Xhrist

November 18 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Katerine Gagnon, Ofri Rieger, Charlotte Wagner, Andrea West – movement
Lou Bunk, Christos Koulendros, Matt Scutchfield, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Working on poetry scores.

THANGSgiving
November 23 at The Armory, Somerville MA
A Trio plus One
Jim Banta, Jen Passios, Emile Tobenfeld – movement
Walter Wright – percussion
+
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Ofri Rieger, Charlotte Wagner- movement
Lou Bunk, Matt Scutchfield, Walter Wright – sound
+
Xhrist Wright Duo:
Dei Xhrist – voice, electronics
Walter Wright – percussion
with
Joe Brown, Vanessa ‘Noise Girls’ Lefevre, and many, many more
Come early 9am-3pm, produced by Paul Kafka-Gibbons

Ass-head Jazz
November 24 at HoGO, Manchester NH
Xhrist Wright Duo:
Dei Xhrist – voice, electronics
Walter Wright – Board Weevil
with
Steve RAT Albert, Eric Dahlman, id m theft able, David Kontak
Produced by Walter Wright & Dei Xhrist

November 26 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – field kit, modules
Walter Wright – amlified drum kit, AVSynth
Rehearsing for Messing With Messiaen

Messing with Messiaen
November 30 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – grand piano, electronics
Walter Wright – drums, percussion, electronics
featuring
Shereen Salem – movement
Improvisations based on Olivier Messiaen’s book, ‘Technique de mon langage musical’

Egregoros recorded November 5, 2018

November 5, 2018

Christos Koulendros – Shnth
Walter Wright – floor percussion

Preparing for “Messing With Messiaen”, a gig later this month at Third Life. Exploring bird sounds and rhythms. This is a good one !!!

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Gigs October, 2018

October 31, 2018

October 1 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, field kit, reverb
Walter Wright – floor percussion

October 7 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Andrea West – movement
Lou Bunk, Christos Koulendros, Walter Wright – sound
Working on new graphic scores, PATE, SSS, reversal, stretching time.
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October 8 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Sidrazzi
Walter Wright – floor percussion
Working on a new graphic score, warmup with 4 ‘subscores’

October 14 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Charlotte Wagner, Andrea West, Yahtze – movement
Christos Koulendros, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Pirates Robots & Ninjas: We work up a short piece for Nov 3rd in Providence. Then back to PATE, this time exploring symmetry as another approach to reversal.

October 15 at 114 Grand Street, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Shnth, MemoryMan
Walter Wright – floor percussion
Open rehearsals (almost) every Monday, everyone welcome!

October 20 at The Hearing Room, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – field kit & modules
Walter Wright – floor percussion
with
Stephan Anstey, Dan Bacon, Jane Boxall, Christine Elise, Kuf Knotz, John Voigt, Carolyn Wilkins

October 21 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Ofri Rieger, Charlotte Wagner, Yahtze – movement
Walter Wright – sound
and
Stu Vandermark and his wife – audience

October 28 at Third Life Studio, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Charlotte Wagner, Yahtze – movement
Lou Bunk, Christos Koulendros, Walter Wright – sound
Nov 3rd cancelled, working on interpreting graphic scores, this week variation.