[80or85] BENEFIT CONCERT OF MUSIC FROM SOON 3 BY BOB DAVIS.
An opportunity to hear the music of one of San Francisco's most eclectic composers. Selections from the SOON 3 productions: RENAISSANCE RADAR, VOODOO AUTOMATIC, RED RAIN, and OUTCALLS/RIPTIDES.
Performed by Jon Raskin of The Rova Saxophone Quartet, Bob Davis, guitar and electronics, Chris Brown, prepared electric piano, Brad Saunders, percussion, Doug Skinner, vocals and ukelele.
Bob Davis has been the composer for SOON 3's productions of RENAISSANCE RADAR, VOODOO AUTOMATIC, RED RAIN, and OUTCALLS/RIPTIDES.
Mr. Davis' pulsating score for RENAISSANCE RADAR was described as "magnificently Baroque/New Wave," in American Theater; and as both "beautiful and predatory" by B.A.R. for his music in VOODOO AUTOMATIC and RED RAIN.
Mr. Davis has worked and studied with Laurie Anderson, Robert Ashley, David Behrman and Terry Riley, and for a number of years was associated with the Mills College Center for Contemporary Music.
WHEN: Friday, Feb 15. WHERE: New Performance Gallery, 3153 17th St, San Francisco. TIME: 8:30 p.m. PRICE : $8.00. TICKETS: At Box Office. For information call 863-94834.
PHOTO CREDIT: STEPHEN RAPPAPORT in OUTCALLS/RIPTIDES. PHOTO: f Stop Fitzgerald.