2022 EVENTS


UPCOMING:

RIGHTSTARTER PREMIERES BLACK/PACIFIC: DISPATCHES FROM THE NOBLE SAVAGE @ SAN JOSÉ JAZZ SUMMER FEST 2022

Sunday August 14, 2022

1pm

Montgomery Theater

271 S. Market Street

San José, CA 95113

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Black/Pacific: Dispatches from the Noble Savage  is a song cycle examining the call of the West, the lure of the Pacific, and distorted  historical views of indigenous Black and Brown humanity.   Vocalist extraordinaire Bryan Dyer (Bobby McFerrin's Motion, SoVoSo) will join PC and DEM ONE  for this show.  Poets Arlene Biala Tshaka Campbell, and Clarissa Mendiola will open the show.

Presented by Mosaic America and San José Jazz


San Francisco Aerial Arts Festival w/Robert Moses' Kin

Saturday August 20th and Sunday August 21st

3pm, both days

Festival Pavilion at the Fort Mason Festival for Arts & Culture
2 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94123
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.PC and fellow sonic adventurers External link opens in new tab or windowDavid Boyce, External link opens in new tab or windowShawn Miller, and External link opens in new tab or windowFrancis Wong will accompany aerial dancers for this festival at one of San Francisco's most beloved arts venues. On Saturday the lineup  is PC, Boyce, and Wong; on Sunday the lineup is  PC, Miller, and Wong.


"Gratitude" CD Release Event w/ Dan Imhoff, Tim Weed, and more

Tuesday August 23rd

8pm

Elephant in the Room

177A Healdsburg AvenueHealdsburg, CA 95448Ticket info External link opens in new tab or windowhere.

PC will join Sonoma County songwriter External link opens in new tab or windowDan Imhoff, banjo virtuoso External link opens in new tab or windowTim Weed and more to celebrate the release of Imhoff's new CD, "Gratitude"


"Passion for Bach and Coltrane" w/Chamber Music Silicon Valley

Friday August 26th

6:15pm

Mexican Heritage Plaza

1700 Alum Rock AveSan José, CA 95116FREE!Show/ticket info External link opens in new tab or windowhere. 

As Orator on this project, PC will join a stellar group of classical and jazz musicians in a rendering of composerJeff Scott's "Passion for Bach and Coltrane" .


DEBUSSY  X  3

Tuesday November 8, 2022

7pm

Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)

2155 Center St.

Berkeley, CA  94720
PC's annual concert at BAMPFA returns in-person in 2022! For this show,  a diverse group of artists will re-imagine one legendary piece of music, Debussy's "Clair de Lune", in 3 three radically different ways. Featuring Kevin Yang, Destiny Muhammad, Karl Evangelista and Ray Furuta.

The Creative High screenings

PC served as music producer/consultant on this soulful new documentary which features nine artists in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction who are transformed by creativity in their turbulent search for identity and freedom.   The film is currently scooping up awards while making the festival rounds; check for US-based screenings External link opens in new tab or windowhere.



PAST 2022 events:

The Soft Solace of a Slightly Descended Lost Life (Suck It) by Robert Moses' Kin Dance Company

January 12, 2022 , 7:30pm

January 15, 2022,   8pm

The Joyce Theater
175 8th Ave
New York, NY
PC contributed  spoken-word vocals (reading Robert Moses's text ) to this immersive  new performance experience from  Robert Moses' Kin  Dance Company.
NOTE: Due to Covid/Omicron concerns, this performance has moved ONLINE. More information External link opens in new tab or windowhere.

San José Lullaby Project

Come create a lullaby for the City of San José, via two ONLINE workshops!

Sunday, January 16, 2022, from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm (PST)
Sunday, January 23, 2022, from 4:00 pm until 6:00 pm (PST)

Lullabies have been sung for thousands of years all around the world -- how would you like to create an original lullaby?

Join PC, musician Amr Selim, poet Shikha Malaviya and curator Ray Furuta in a two-part collective composition lullaby workshop designed to bring out the composer and poet in you!

Register via any of these points of contact:


The Creative High - Documentary Film Festival Premiere

Sunday February 6, 2022, 7pm
San Francisco Independent Film Festival
Roxie Theatre
3117 16th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
PC served as music producer/consultant on this soulful new documentary which features nine artists in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction who are transformed by creativity in their turbulent search for identity and freedom.  For this screening, The Creative High is paired with the short film “Lion on the Mat” about martial artist Mai Nguyen. The Festival is also presenting virtual screenings starting 2/3.
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FRAY - A CandyBomber Production

Thursday May 26 and Friday May 27, 2022 at Bing Studio in Palo Alto, via Stanford Live
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Friday June 3 and Saturday June 4, 2022 at The Midway in San Francisco
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PC  contributed the voiceover/narrator work to this multimedia (dance, music, visuals)  performance from External link opens in new tab or windowCandyBomber Productions