US, California, San Diego
Noise artists Nathan Berlinguette (San Francisco) and Travis Ryan (San Diego).
Artist run independent music label.
Andrew West, artist.
Castor and Pollux Music
Independent Music label.
Jason Robinson's jazz-oriented record label.
Free jazz ensemble.
A commity message board with sites for Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, Portland OR, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC, Melbourne and Sydney.
UCSD's Center for Research in Computing and the Arts facilitates the invention of new art forms that arise out of the developments of digital technologies.
Critical Studies and Experimental Practices Program (CSEP) - UCSD
Exploration of experimental, Western, and non-Western music-making is combined with the critical examination of music and musical ideas within human societies.
Trombonist, composer, improviser.
Electroacoustic improvised music duo.
Bassist, improviser, Trummerflora Collective member.
Percussionist, improviser, Trummerflora Collective member.
A series of experimental, electronic, contemporary classical and improvised music in San Diego, CA.
Fine Indian restaurant that programs daily concerts of jazz, world, and improvised music.
Percussionist, improvisor, Trummerflora Collective member.
Improvising Across Borders
Improvised music symposium.
SDSU college radio station.
Jazz 88 - committed to the arts in San Diego.
Coffee house with occasional acoustic improvisational music concerts.
Trombonist, improviser, composer, computer music and installation artist, AACM member.
Music store with an excellent selection of contemporary classical, experimental, and improvised music recordings.
Percussionist, sound artist, improviser, Trummerflora Collective member.
A forum for the presentation of new independent music and other ideas
Contrabassist, composer, Trummerflora Collective member.
Old King Cole Productions
Label devoted to experimental/avant-garde music.
Electronic music composer.
Monthly ambient music and art event.
multi-instrumentalist, improviser, composer, Trummerflora Collective member.
Pianist, improviser, composer.
red fish blue fish
Return to One
Improvised music trio.
Saxophonist, improviser, composer, trummerflora collective member.
San Diego New Music
Organization dedicated to promotion of contemporary music in San Diego.
Guitarist, improviser, composer, Trummerflora Collective member.
sdavant Email List
Avant garde music email discussion list.
SDSU School of Music and Dance
University music department.
A 3-year initiative of UCSD music composition department.
Skeleton Key Orchestra
Formed by Nathan Hubbard in 2001 as a means for growth and change. The orchestra was formed around members of San Diegos creative music scene.
Center for microtonal music in Southern California bridging the gap between visual arts and music.
UCSD based new music ensemble.
A festival of original music, dance, and visual art presented by the Trummerflora Collective.
Spruce Street Forum
Concert venue for excellent new and improvised music.
Sushi Performance and Visual Art
Adventurous San Diego dance and performance venue.
Rock and punk music club that supports the local experimental and improvised music scene.
They say he eats bees and that is why he's so jumpy.
Forum for discussion and announcements relating to the San Diego creative music scene. Discussion around interdisciplinary practices, socio-cultural issues, and event annoucements and reviews from Ensenada to San Francisco are welcomed.
Musicians collective dedicated to the performance, distribution, and promotion of creative music.
UCSD Music Department
University music department.
Multimedia performance research.
Flutist, saxophonist, pianist, ethnomusicologist, improvisor-composer, Trummerflora Collective member.
Exploring globally informed, experimental, percussion-based sounds since 1994.
Original film projects, mostly around art and music.