Improv/Creative music night
The Gene Tree Project Trio are: Gideon Brazil (saxes/ flute) / Adam Simmons (shakahachi/ bass clarinet / saxes) / Elissa Goodrich (vibraphone / compositions)
These critically acclaimed artists play a selection of music from Elissa’s current compositional project: The Gene Tree Project – dynamic, contemporary improvised music inspired by evolutionary climate science,
'Beautiful music…their music draws you in closer and closer’ Julia Lester, ABC FM,
‘spine-tingling music,’ Emma Kathryn, Theatre People Review
Elissa is a composer-recipient of the 2018 APRA AMCOS Art Music Fund, supporting the further composition of Gene Tree: Listen.Now.Again. - towards a major performance work in partnership with St Martin's Youth Performing Arts Centre in 2020.
‘Strong, forceful jazz-impacted.. and at the opposite end of the rhythmic spectrum, floating languidly’ John McBeath , The Australian