On tenderest terror and abject love:
a song cycle based on the poems by Kate Colby.
We are please to announce the release of our new album, the recorded songs of the music from UNFINISHED BIRD. Available now on bandcamp.
An all-acoustic concert of the songs from Unfinished Bird.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Scuppernong Books - 304. S. Elm St Greensboro, NC 27405
I want to wake you
let you bite my chin with
your two new teeth, will
cut the skin if I let them.
Lyrics and text from Kate Colby's Unfinished Bird (Blue Hole, 2015) and other writings
Music by Cassandra Victoria Chopourian, Gary Heidt & the band
Dramaturgy by Gary Heidt
Cassandra Victoria Chopourian - Kate's Voice / Vocals, tenor guitar, trumpet
Donna Drinnen - Kate's Body / Vocals, percussion
Gary Heidt - Electric bass, tenor guitar, electric guitar, guitarron
Sara Jane Mann - Vocals, melodica, percussion
Lisa Woods - Percussion, toy piano
Tom Woods - Drums, soprano ukelele
We're on the other
side of the screen, singing
an endless accumulating lullabyŚ
mama's gonna buy you
a little box
in which to store these ruins.
Sunday, February 28, 2016 at 2pm
Ruby Slipper Fringe Festival - Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts
251 Spruce St, Winston Salem, NC
Friday, March 18, 2016
Lovesphere 21 - Scuppernong Books, Greensboro, NC