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Past Event Sound Series: LotUS


LotUS performs duos by co-curators Ken Ueno and David Smooke, Sofia Gubaidulina’s masterful trio Quasi Hoquetus, and improvisations.

The League of the Unsound Sound (LotUS) is a group of musicians dedicated to exploring experimental music in all its variations. LotUS are performers and composers and improvisers.

Core members choose the repertoire and the modes of improvisation, and invite others to join us in these events. The repertoire of the League comprises contemporary music by international composers. Some pieces have jagged edges. Some pieces are improvisations. Some pieces incorporate movement. Some pieces are microtonal. Some pieces are repetitive.

LotUS core members include: Tim Feeney (percussion), Michael Formanek (bass/composer), Michael Harley (bassoon), Courtney Orlando (violin), David Smooke (composer/toy piano), Wendy Richman (viola), and Shirley Yoo (piano).

“…absolutely riveting…spectacular performance.” —The Washington Post

Co-presented with the Music on the Edge series of the University of Pittsburgh Department of Music.

Additional Information

Tickets purchased in advance are $15 / $10. Tickets purchased at the door are $20 / $15.

Sound Series

Sound Series is an ongoing concert series featuring internationally touring contemporary artists and bands from around the world. Learn more about our Sound Series.

Related Links

LotUS Official Website

Music on the Edge Official Website