Sendai Transmissions: concert


Sendai Transmissions is Coleman’s recent foray into music compositions in which live performances are set to video projection, the visuals for this score being based on the architecture of the Sendai Mediatheque, a building designed by Toyo Ito. This performance with Ensemble N_JP took place on Oct 23, 2013 in Bond Chapel at the University of Chicago.

Featured performers include:

  • Ko Ishikawa (sho)
  • Naomi Sato (sho)
  • Naoko Kikuchi (koto)
  • Yoko Reikano Kimura (koto)
  • Teddy Rankin-Parker (cello)
  • Alex Wateman (cello)
  • Nick Millevoi (electric guitar)
  • Toshimaru Nakamura (live electronics)

Audio and video composition by Gene Coleman