Box | Grown Men Sing @ Extradition Recital Series, Portland OR

Tessa Brinckman brings her solo work Box | Grown Men Sing to Portland and joins members of the Extradition Ensemble for a group performance.

Box | Grown Men Sing, composed and performed by flutist Tessa Brinckman, is a 35 minute electro-acoustic meditation on loss, exploring the meta-politics of solitary confinement and climate change, with live bass flute, waterphone, recordings of three survivors, fixed audio + video.

The Extradition ensemble performs Eva-Maria Houben’s Haiku for Seven (2003–2019), in a simultaneous realization of solo scores from the composer’s Haiku series, performed by Tessa Brinckman (flutes), Loren Chasse (percussion), Lee Elderton (clarinet), Annie Gilbert (trombone), Matt Hannafin (percussion), Jacob Mitas (viola), and Collin Oldham (cello)