Rovaté 2007 - Eye Music for Ears

a portion of Jon Raskin?s visual score "Ginkgo"

April 22 - Rova with Joan Jeanrenaud and Theresa Wong - cellos, Mark Dresser - bass and Mark Trayle - electronics

Graphic scores by Steve Adams, Jon Raskin and visual artist Amy Trachtenberg

June 10 - Rova with Fred Frith - guitar, Devin Hoff - bass and Ches Smith - drums Graphic scores by Fred Frith, Steve Adams and Jon Raskin.

Both concerts at the ODC Theater, 351 Shotwell, SF at 8 pm

Tickets: $15 general, $13
seniors/students/children 17-13 and
$7.50 children 12 & under

June 5, 2005 - Rova talks about Visual Influences on the Music. Derk Richardson interviews members of the ROVA Saxophone Quartet at San Francisco?s Mission Cultural Center on June 5, 2005. They discuss the relationships of imagery to sound including the use of graphic notation in spontaneous compositions, as well as using film imagery to guide an improvisation. Konrad Steiner talks about the experimental films of Stan Brakhage, which have been used by members of ROVA as inspiration for some of their works.