Welcome to the 22ndMicroFest, Southern California’s annual celebration of the “notes-between-the-notes,” as we explore sounds from other worlds.
GO TO HELLin the premiere performance of Christopher Adler’s Aeneas in the Underworld for narrator, 2 guitars & string quartet
Immerse yourself in the amazing Looking Glass keyboard of AronKallay where Up is Down, Right is Left, and nothing is what it seems when he goes Beyond 12
Experience Music from the OTHER Wakanda made by one-of-a-kind, custom made, microtonal instruments like the Quartz Crystal Vibes, the Wilson Microzone, the Ubertar, and the Transcendelloin pre-recorded afro-classical 5.1 surround sound in the Glendale Planeterium
Two CD release parties! Stand onstage with Grammy-winning PARTCH Ensemble as they play excerpts from their new album Sonata Dementia, or enjoy MicroFest Records’ live performances of NewReleases/Sneak Previews/Greatest Hits by the world class musicians that recorded them at the indispensable New Music venue Tuesdays @ Monk Space
Exquisite masterworks by two Deans of Microtonal music — Ben Johnston’s string music at Pasadena’s Boston Court, and Lou Harrison’s American Gamelan music in Claremont