The Blank Canvas Octet play system 50:50

The Blank Canvas Octet Play 50:50

The Liverpoool based promoter of "free improvisation in music" Blank Canvas,

which recently returned to presenting bi-monthly concerts at the Ship & Mitre, Liverpool is pleased to announce the creation of a "house band" that will play at Blank Canvas events; it is to be called The Blank Canvas Octet. It is the house band, it is the support act, the main act usually being a visiting group. The Blank Canvas octet membership is drawn from a closed list of 12 or more improvisers, but only eight musicians play on the night. 

The house band - The Blank Canvas Octet - will play "free improvised music" but also use the music system, "System 50:50" - for more information "System 50:50" click here

Interested names, include

  • Ian Simpson
  • Paul Pignon [ Stockholm! ]
  • Phil Lucking
  • Robin Hartwell
  • Martin Hackett [ Oxford improvisers ]
  • Richard Harding
  • Phil Hargreaves
  • Julia Cadman

Lapsed members of the Octet: John Pearson, Adam Roberts, Yashashwi Sharma, Kristina Warren ( returned to the USA), 

To express an interest, to request more information, to communicate, go to the contact link on the side menu

Phil Morton

 

 

Upload your own content to the site