One of my favorite modern composers, Dustin O’Halloran, has just announced a North American tour in support of both Lumiere, which I wrote about here, and a new live album, Vorleben, which was just released on April 21st in North America. (The collection will be available worldwide on May 23rd.) And thankfully the tour is coming South, to Louisville to be exact, so I can finally experience the man’s incredible work in the flesh. Best news all week.
May 27 — Los Angeles, CA — Hollywood Forever Cemetery
May 30 — San Francisco, CA — Rickshaw Stop
June 4 — Portland, OR — The Woods
June 5 — Chicago, IL — Schubas
June 7 — Brooklyn, NY — Littlefield
June 8 — Philadelphia, PA — World Café Live
June 9 — Washington D.C. — Iota
June 10 — Louisville, KY — St. Francis of Assisi
The tour also features video art accompaniment inspired by Lumiere from video artist Christina Vantzou. If it’s anything like the work she did for “Fragile No. 4,” we’re in for a treat:
More on Vorleben soon for MAGNET.