On Friday June 9, 2017, Halcyon Stage in Washington DC will present a concert of music by Lembit Beecher including excerpts of Sophia’s Forest. Performers include soprano Maggie Finnegan and the Aizuri Quartet, who will play alongside the sound sculptures… Continue Reading →
Architect Simon Kim and director Brian Staufenbiel have begun working on the visual look of the sound sculptures, involving shells constructed out of wound carbon fiber. Here are some beautiful pieces built out of this material (for a previous project) by Simon.
Engineering team meeting at Drexel’s ExCITe Center with our fearless leader Youngmoo Kim!
A couple photos from our morning recording session with the spectacular cellist Karen Ouzounian and the awesome recording engineer Drew Schlegel. The sculptures are sounding great, still a little finicky, but the Drexel team came through with flying colors!
Two sound-producing prototypes from the Drexel team! Some serious work from Kate, Laura and Justin with help from their fearless leader Youngmoo. Next step is to re-orient the wine glasses vertically and improve their reliability. The bike wheels have a beautiful jangle… Continue Reading →