Keysounds, Feb 2015

Sonic Bothy reflections on ‘Keysounds’ by Gregor Gillespie. Recorded at Glasgow City Halls, February 2015.

CCA October Residency, 26 Oct – 20 Nov 2015

Sonic Bothy will take up a residency hosted by AC Projects at CCA from Monday 26th October to November 20th 2015. Working with invited artists Kirsty Stansfield and The One Ensemble, this residency explores ideas and questions around what it means to be a collaboratively composing ensemble; examining ideas of democracy, listening, collaboration and composition …

GIO Festival, 28th November

Sonic Bothy Will play at Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra Festival VII. Friday 28 November. CCA 350 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow G2 3JD Tickets £8/5 Festival Pass £20 Available from www.cca-glasgow.com

Sound Festival, 9th November

Following a 4-day residency at Newton Dee Village, this new inclusive ensemble will perform a varied programme including a brand new work composed during their residency. Sunday 9 November, 3pm Phoenix Community Centre Newton Dee Village Aberdeen Tickets £5 Available from Aberdeen Box Office

Open Session Series, 21st January

Listening Through Soundscapes Wednesday, January 21st. A workshop centred on listening, recording and creating music.  The workshop will focus on listening to found sounds from our environment and composing soundscapes combining live and recorded sounds This session is FREE, but spaces are limited, so please contact Riah on 07756 944787 to book a space. Glasgow …

Otoasabi

Otoasabi Project Event

  Sonic Bothy is delighted to be performing with the fantastic Otoasabi project on Tuesday 17th September, 7pm at CCA, Glasgow. AC Projects presents this fantastic event – Monday 16th eve concert featuring Otomo Yoshihide with GIO, Tuesday 17th includes afternoon talk and evening performances by Otoasabi project, Sonic Bothy, Artlink Central and with a …

PLAY! Merchant City Festival, 28th July

1.30pm/ 3pm Sonic Bothy will be hosting an exciting performance/workshop for families as part of Merchant City Festival. Ever wondered what Pass the Parcel, The Big Hat of Harmony, and Musical Statues have to do with composing music? Come and join Sonic Bothy for an exciting workshop of games, sounds, rhythms, instruments, silly dancing, and …

Sonic Bothy Open Session, 16th June

We would like to invite musicians with an additional learning need to join us in the project through our open session series exploring new ideas in music. Our open session days are an opportunity to come along and play, meet like-minded people, and create some interesting music in a relaxed environment. During our next open …

Reverberation

7.30pm Sonic Bothy bring their eclectic and fresh style to this varied programme of new music. Exploring free and fixed approaches to composing, and drawing inspiration from Minimalism, Renaissance music and contemporary improvisation, this programme of new pieces blends centuries of ideas into a distinctive sound world of works for acoustic ensemble and synth with …

Crank Sturgeon

Workshop Exploring New Sound Worlds

Involving Microphones, Instruments And Every Day Objects. Join Crank Sturgeon – aka Matt Anderson, a multidiscipline artist – in finding new ways to make sound. Using a hands-on approach to explore microphones, everyday objects and instruments, participants not only learn a new craft, but how to use it creatively and collaboratively. Sonic Bothy is a …