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Gigs, December 2016

December 31, 2016

December 4 at Longy School of Music at Bard College, Cambridge MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – sampler, Sidrazzi
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
with
Peter Evans, David Russell

December 4 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Sharon Quimbay, Ofri Rieger, Andrea West – movement
David Contact, Kat Dobbins, Emilio Gonzalez, Christos Koulendros, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

December 6 at Jesse’s, Allston MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – Boardweevil, sampler, Sidrazzi
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
with
Aspec(t), Cone-fusion

December 7 at My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, New Paltz NY
Elka Bong
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Aspec(t), Klonopin, Luczak Paternostro Duo, Andrea Pensado

December 8 at DAiMON, Gatineau QC
Elka Bong
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Michael ??? & Emilie Mouchous , ???, ???

December 9 at Brasserie Beaubien, Montreal QC
Elka Bong
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Ensemble Habitant, Emilie Mouchous

December 9 at Emilie’s, Montreal QC
Elka Bong:
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – AVSynth

Shrymprov
December 10 at Adam & Kate’s, Wendel MA
Elka Bong:
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Ginger Cooky, Andy Allan, FOAM, Ada Kohl, Sandy Kohl, Kate Lee, Lauri Mc, Mia Friedman

December 11 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Shoshi Moyer, Sharon Quimbay, Ofri Rieger – movement
Pat Carr, Emilio Gonzalez, Christos Koulendros, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

December 13 at 114 Grand St, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – sampler, Sidrazzi
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
Open rehearsal, all welcome!

December 16 at Green Street Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inédit ?!:
Katerine Gagnon, Shoshi Moyer, Sharon Quimbay, Ofri Rieger, Andrea West – movement
Pat Carr, Kat Dobbins, Christos Koulendros, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound
Performing a score to the film, ‘The Little Match Girl’ (1928)

December 19 at UnchARTed Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog
Josh Tracy – voice, electronics
Michael F Dailey Jr & Walter Wright – drums, percussion
with
Bonnie Kane, Id M Theft Able, It Is Not Okay, Journey to the Center of the Colon

December 28 at 114 Grand St, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – saz (or bag of llamas), sampler
Walter Wright – amplified drums, percussion
Open rehearsal, all welcome!

Gigs May, 2016

May 31, 2016

May 1 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Cara Fili, Katerine Gagnon, Ofri Rieger, Andrea D Rios, Andrea West – movement
Joshua Hahn, Walter Wright – sound

May 3 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog
Walter Wright – drums

May 8 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Terrina-Jasmine Alladin, Kara Fili, Kristiana Hubley – movement
Joshua Hahn, David Kontak, Steve Norton, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

May 10 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog
Walter Wright – drums

May 12 at Lowell Telecommunications Corp, Lowell MA
Germaine Shen Wright:
Victoria Shen – home-built analog synth
Walter Wright – electronics
Interview 6-9pm, Studio A

May 12 at The Record Company, Boston MA
LOS CONDENADOS:
Bonnie Kane – sax, electronics
Andrea Pensado – laptop, voice
Chris Strunk – drums
Walter Wright – electronics
with Allen McShane Duo, Devil Music, E

Grass Stains: Hassle Outdoors!
May 14 at Davis Square, Somerville MA
Gagnon Salem Shen Wright:
Katerine Gagnon, Shereen Salem – movement
Victoria Shen, Walter Wright – electronics, contact mics

May15 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Terrina-Jasmine Alladin, Katerine Gagnon – movement
Emilio Gonzalez, Joshua Hahn, David Kontak, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

May 17 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog
Walter Wright – drums

May 19 at Lowell Telecommunications Corp, Lowell MA
Germaine Salem Shen Wright
Stephanie Marie Germaine – electronics, cassettes, voice
Shereen Salem – movement
Victoria Shen – home-built analog synths, video
Walter Wright – AVSynth, Boardweevil

Recording 6-9pm, Studio A

May 21 at Green Street Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit:
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Terrina-Jasmine Alladin, Kara Fili, Katerine Gagnon, Kristiana Hubley – movement
Emilio Gonzalez, Joshua Hahn, David Kontak, Steve Norton, Matt Samolis, John Voigt, Walter Wright – sound

May 24 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog
Walter Wright – drums

May 29 at Marty’s Barn, Minisink NY
Elka Bong:
Al Margolis – viola, contact mic
Walter Wright – Boardweevil, contact mic

May 31 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros:
Christos Koulendros – all things analog, some digital
Walter Wright – drums

VW at LTC May 19, 2016

May 19, 2016

VW:
Stephanie Marie Germaine – table of Steph stuff
Victoria Shen – homemade analog synthesizer
Walter Wright – AVSynth, Boardweevil
featuring
Shereen Salem – movement

Germaine Wright Duo recorded March 12, 2016

March 14, 2016

steph

Stephanie Marie Germaine – electronics, cassettes
Walter Wright – amplified drum kit

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Germaine Wright Duo recorded January 9, 2016

January 11, 2016

womantree

Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph, percussion, voice
Walter Wright – Boardweevil V2, Depth Charge Gamelan, BPNG

Working on material for a new release, under a new name, coming soon …

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Gigs, August 2015

August 31, 2015

August 2 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
BopAnts:
Marc Bisson – guitar
Walter Wright – electronics, drums
Recording a CD for Frantasia

August 2 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Andrea West – movement
Matt Samolis, Walter Wright – sound
Open rehearsal

August 4 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros
Heather Noecker – guitar, electronics
Walter Wright – Boardweevil V2
Open rehearsal
Sounds like … Loup-Garou 8^)))

Hop Fields Fest
August 8 in Northfield MA
Improvisers’ stage with Adam Bosse, Catherine Debard, Andrew Neumann, Steve Norton, Max Lord, Alex Pelchat, Matt Robidoux

August 9 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Andrea West – movement
Joshua Hahn, Steve Norton, Walter Wright – sound
Open rehearsal

August 16 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit
Joe Burgio – – movement
Walter Wright – sound
Open rehearsal

August 17 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
BopAnts:
Marc Bisson – guitar
Walter Wright – electronics, drums
More material for the CD

Frantasia
August 21 at Stylz, Livermore Falls ME
BopAnts:
Marc Bisson – guitar
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Al Margolis – violin, contact mics
Walter Wright – electronics, drums
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Xhrist Wright Duo:
Dei Xhrist – voice
Walter Wright – samples

August 22 at Stylz, Livermore Falls ME
Phurnne:
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Andrea Pensado – voice, laptop
Walter Wright – Boardweevil V2 (sitting in for JeniG)
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BopAnts:
Marc Bisson – guitar
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Frank Turek – sax, dryer hose
Walter Wright – electronics, drums

Sound Improv Fest
August 23 at The Cannery, Penobscot ME
Group 1: Gary Bushee, Anne Foster, EJ Hampson, Tatsuya Nakatani, Gene Nichols, Steve Norton, Beth Wiemann, Walter Wright
Group 2: Anna Dembska, Duane Ingalls, Ali Garrison, Id m Theftable, Al Margolis, Leslie Ross, Richard Sassaman

August 24 at The Cannery, Penobscot ME
Open Scores: Gustavo Aguilar, Anna Dembska, Anne Foster, Andrea Goodman, Al Margolis, Tatsuya Nakatani, Steve Norton, Leslie Ross, Paul Sullivan, Walter Wright

August 27 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Loup-Garou:
Setheyny Loeub-Pen & Walter Wright – drums
Open rehearsal, playing together again !!!

August 30 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit
Joe Burgio – artistic director
Katerine Gagnon, Andrea Rios, Andrea West – movement
Emilio Gonzalez, Joshua Hahn, Steve Norton, Matt Samolis, Walter Wright – sound
Open rehearsal

Leanda @ The Firehouse, June 18, 2015

June 19, 2015

firehouse

Leanda: [Worcester, Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Mickey O’Hara – open circuits
Anthony Richerdz – guitar, vocals
Abdul Hamid Sherzai – electronics
Seamus Williams – open circuits
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
HOME BODY, Huff Daddy, Looks Realistic, MSHR

Second outing for the AVSynth, new patch with old video. The “leaves” video works well, sharp, high contrast images with the MVIP. Got the bassline audio patch working, fits in nicely with everyone else.

live recording

Gigs, May 2015

May 31, 2015

May 3 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit [Boston MA]
Open rehearsal

May 5 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
Open rehearsal.
Neither Steph nor Heather can make it tonite, just Christos and me.

Signal Culture Residency
May 7 – 21 at Signal Culture, Owego NY
Toolmaker-in-residence, working on the AVSynth, building a video sync separator, designed by Dave Jones, for the AVSynth.

May 23 Sonorium 19 at Gallows Hill Theater, Salem MA
Germaine Wright Duo: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Cephalopod & Dugan, Curse Purse, Lean

May 24 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit [Boston MA]
Open rehearsal, working on a new multimedia piece.

May 25 Memorial Day at the Firehouse, Worcester MA
Germaine Wright Duo: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Joe Bastardo – modular synth
Chillin’ at Steph’s new home.

May 27 Sound Electronics at the Aviary, Jamaica Plain MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Christos Koulendros – modular synth
Walter Wright – AVSynth
with
Matt Dill

Tough Day Tubing microTour
Tough Day Tubing: [NY, MA]
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Steve Norton – reeds, electronics
Crank Sturgeon – guitar, violin, contact mics, himself
Walter Wright – drums, percussion
May 28 at Upstate Artists Guild, Albany NY
May 29 at Washington Street Art, Somerville MA
May 30 at UnchARTed Gallery, Lowell MA
May 31 at John Doe Jr, Greenfield MA
Spring microTour. Why, because we can!

Gigs, April 2015

April 30, 2015

April 2 at Brick House, Turner’s Falls MA
TBIBTO: [Chester NY, Peterborough NH, Lowell MA]
Al Margolis – violin, clarinet, contact mics
Dave Seidel – electronics
Walter Wright – percussion
and
Fine Fines Flop, Stephanie Marie Germaine, David Russell

THANGpassing
April 3 at the Armory, Somerville MA
9am-5pm
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
and
Jim Banta, Courtney Blanch, Raymond Chow, Thadd Comstock, Lawson Dawes, Samantha Dearborn, Anastaiya Dumma, Lynn Frederiksen, Paul Kafka-Gibbons, Stefanie Gordo, Jared Hettrick, Molly Hess and dancers, Jimmy Hughes, Jesse Kenas-Collins, Dave Kontak, Al Margolis, Adam Pultz-Melbye, Colleen Roddy, Matt Samolis, Lacey Sasso, Small Feets, Jeanne Traxler

Party at Chailey Mansion
April 3 at Chailey Mansion, Newburyport MA
6pm – Potluck
8pm – Music featuring random solos, duos, trios and more
with
Joe Bastardo – modular synth; Alex Derderian – samples, percussion, maybe puppets; Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph; Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths; Gregory Kowalski – video; Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects; Eric Sack – video; Dave Seidel – electronics, bass; Walter Wright – percussion

A great night at the mansion, warm, although the grounds still snow-covered. Bridge construction is at a critical phase. Food first then music by randomly assigned groups including 3 Mustaches 3, a trio; The Dorkestra, a duo; Finger Food, a quartet; Frisky Or Flaccid, a duo; Garden Robots, a trio; Making Love To Myself, a solo; Medicated Furniture, a quartet; Moist Owlettes, a duo; Pacifist Vegetable Hegemony, a quartet; Toto’s Expanding Headband, a quartet. Next time croquet!

April 4 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Margolis Wright Duo: [Chester NY, Lowell MA]
Al Margolis – clarinet, violin, objects
Walter Wright – BoardWeevil, objects
Open rehearsal, recording.

April 7 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
Open rehearsal.

April 10 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Germaine Wright [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – piano, violin, voice
Walter Wright – BoardWeevil, objects
Open rehearsal, recording.

April 10 at Green Street Studios, Cambridge MA
ensemble inedit [Boston MA]
Turing Abstractions II: Improvisational movement
Score: Joe Burgio
Dance: Katrine Gagnon, Michelle Huber, Kristiana Hubley, Andrea Denise Rios, Andrea West
Music: Emilio Gonzalez, Joshua Hahn, Steve Norton, Matt Samolis, Walter Wright

April 11 John Doe Jr, Greenfield MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
with
Belltonesuicide, Isa X, Painted Faces, Dave Seidel

April 12 at UnchARTed, Lowell MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
with
BiRdOrGaN, HOT DATE

April 21 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Walter Wright – percussion
Open rehearsal.

April 23 at the Arc, Worcester MA
Germaine Wright Duo: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Walter Wright – percussion
with Gay Shapes, Ja-me, Seamus Williams

Christos woke up today with a 103 degree fever. Feel better soon. It’s Steph and me!

April 26 at Third Life Studios, Somerville MA
ensemble inedit [Boston MA]
Open rehearsal

Andrea, Emilio, Josh, and I work with Joe’s new 3D score !!!

April 28 at 119 Gallery, Lowell MA
Egregoros: [Lowell MA]
Christos Koulendros – Peter Blasser synths
Heather Noecker – guitar
Walter Wright – percussion
Open rehearsal.

Germaine Wright Duo recorded April 23, 2015

April 26, 2015

 
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Germaine Wright Duo: [Lowell MA]
Stephanie Marie Germaine – steph stuph
Walter Wright – BoardWeevil

Christos has the flu. Steph and I live at the ARC, Worcester MA, with Gay Shapes, Ja-me, Seamus Williams.

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