Canadian Tour Dates
Mystery & Wonder is excited to support an exciting multi-disciplinary quartet from Japan in their first tour of Canada.
The project is based on the collaboration of calligraphy, Ikebana (Japanese flower arrangement) and sound improvisation. Each artist reacts to the unique atmosphere of the given venue while responding to each others movements via live performance.
Tuesdau October 9th - NSCAD
View a sample of their work here: https://vimeo.com/181189290
Setstuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi (Calligraphy)
Oshun Tsukagoshi (Ikebana)
Rieko Fujitaka (Biwa)
Naoto Yamagishi (percussions)
Friday October 5th - Ottawa, Ontario
General Assembly (5 Fairmont Ave)
with Sound of the Mountain & Mark Molnar
$20 / $10 / $ ???
Saturday October 6th - Montreal, Quebec
with Sound of the Mountain
$20 / $10 / $ ???
with Norm Adams
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!!! IMOOFEST 2018 !!! Improvised Music Festival in Ottawa, September 21-23
Returning after a three year absence, IMOO Fest 2018 will present three days of jazz and improvised music at multiple venues across Ottawa. Featuring many of the top names from the Ottawa, Montreal, and Toronto improvised music communities, IMOO is also very happy to present Tokyo’s Satoko Fujii and Natsuki Tamura as our featured “artists in residence” for the weekend.
IMOO Fest will open with a triple bill at Ottawa's General Assembly on Friday September 21st. It will feature a solo set by trumpeter Natuski Tamura, and Mystery and Wonder's own Elizabeth Millar playing in duo with Adam Saikaley and the Craig Pedersen Quartet.
For more information, and tickets, visit www.improvisedmoo.com
Mystery & Wonder is excited to present a night of new music in Montréal, featuring some of the musicians whose work we greatly love. It's an early show, starting at 7:30pm SHARP! Come for the music, and stay for a hang after.
dimanche le 23 septembre
à Bar Le "Ritz" P.D.B.
Mystery & Wonder présente
une soirée de musique experimentale et sound art
two trumpets, trombone, synthesizer and drums make drone music. What more could you want?
Esther Bourdages: solo turntable
Anne-F Jacques / Craig Pedersen:
one spins rocks and the other blows air through a tube. What else could you want? Except, maybe a drone brass band.
$20 / $10 / $?
portes 7pm, musique 7.30pm
Le Ritz PDB is Wheelchair accessible, with a metal ramp on the inside of the front entrance. The bar is located on the ground floor. Its entry facing directly onto Jean-Talon O. Washrooms are also wheelchair accessible and gender-neutral.
CRAIG PEDERSEN QUARTET DATES
After what seems like an impossibly long hiatus, the quartet is happy to have a handful of upcoming shows.
Sept 18 - w. Satoko Fujii "This is It" - Sala Rossa, Montreal
Sept 21 - w. Natsuki Tamura and Saikaley/Millar - IMOOfest / General Assembly Ottawa
Sept 28 - P4B w.Jakob Rehlinger and Paille/Mucci - The Common - Guelph, Ontario.
Sept 29 - Navigable Straits w. Jessica Moss - Sadleir House, Peterborough
Nov 18 - w. Helene Prevost and Nous perçons les oreilles - The Ritz, Montreal.
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Sept 18 - Craig Pedersen Quartet / Satoko Fujii "This is It" - Casa Del Popolo, Mtl
Sept 21 - Craig Pedersen Quartet - IMOOfest, Ottawa
Sept 23 - MW Presents BLDxCraven, Bourdages, Anne-F/CP - Ritz PDB - Montreal
Sept 29 - Craig Pedersen Quartet - Sadleir House, Peterborough
Sept 29 - Elizabeth Millar / Erick d'Orion - Sotterenea, Montreal
Oct 5 - SOTM & Shoju & Mark Molnar - General Assembly, Ottawa
Oct 6 - Shoju & SOTM - TBA, Montreal
Oct 14 - MW Presents: Ben Grossman, Fousek/Charuest/Caloia - The Ritz PDB, Montreal
Oct 11-31: Sound of the Mountain in Japan
Oct 12 - Hirose/Millar, Nakamura/Pedersen - Ftarri, Tokyo
Oct 14 - SOTM w. Yumiko Yoshimoto & Hisaharu Teruuchi - Koenji Goodman, Tokyo
Oct 17 - w. Yong Yandsen - Permian, Tokyo
Oct 20 - trio w. Shinkan Tamaki - OTOOTO, Tokyo
Oct 23 - w. Zhao Cong - Bar Isshee, Tokyo
Oct 24 - SOTM w. Toshimaru Nakamura & Tetuzi Akiyama - Ftarri, Tokyo
Oct 26 - w. Usui Yasuhiro - Nagoya, venue TBA
Oct 28 - SOTM w. Tim Olive - Figya, Osaka
Oct 29 - SOTM w. Tim Olive - Space Eauuu, Kobe
Nov 18 - MW Presents - The Ritz PDB, Montreal.
...more dates to come...