Claire Rousay Rhizome Residency [Night 1]

When:
June 4, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-06-04T20:00:00-04:00
2019-06-04T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
Rhizome DC
6950 Maple St NW
Washington
DC 20012
Cost:
$10

Austin, Texas based percussionist, composer and creative improviser Claire Rousay often plays behind a drum set, but that’s where convention stops. Her performances often involve her stretching the kit’s sonic palette beyond normal imagination,  deconstructing the traditional functions of the instrument (as well as much of the gendered thought around it).

Rhizome hosts her for the first of a three night residency.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.