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Past Shows

Fri. May 31st 2019
Open Space (All Ages)
Risonanze Sound Workshop and Performance Giorgio Magnanensi, Tina Pearson
Fri. October 7th 2016
FLUX MEDIA GALLERY (All Ages)
INTERCHANGE Tina Pearson, Morgan Tams, Scott Amos, David Leach
Sat. April 9th 2016
VSO School of Music (Pyatt Hall) Vancouver BC (All Ages)
Songs for Glass Island Camille Norment, Experimental Music Unit, Tina Pearson, George Tzanetakis, Paul Walde
Fri. January 15th 2016
@  Royal BC Museum (All Ages)
Music for Natural History Tina Pearson, George Tzanetakis, Paul Walde, Joanna Hood, Ajtony Csaba, Nathan Friedman, John G Boehme, Julio Lopezhiler, Rachael Wadham, Chris Tooley, Tancha Dirickson, AJ Carson, Geraldine Bulosan, Claire le Nobel, Janet Sit, Alisa Gordaneer
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Tina Pearson

Tina Pearson

Active / Available - Confirmed: Jul. 1, 2019

'new music'/ improvisation/world from Victoria BC
Instruments: Flute, Vocals, Accordion, Composition/Songwriting, Glass, Composition, Improvisation details

Contact Details

Tina Pearson
tina.pearson@shaw.ca

First generation Canadian with Nordic and Slavic roots, born on Nigigoonsiminekaaning and Couchiching traditional territory, currently residing within the traditional lands of the W̱SÁNEĆ (Saanich), Lkwungen (Songhees), and Wyomilth (Esquimalt) peoples.

Currently focused on biospheric, site specific and telepresence projects, including multidisciplined audiovisual installations, performance, concert music, dance collaborations, workshops and experiments in presence through local and international live and networked initiatives, and exploring telematic performance practice with the Avatar Orchestra Metaverse. Recent projects include residencies and commissions for Contact Contemporary Music (Toronto), Roles4Women at Factory Theatre (Toronto) Centre Experimentale de Music (Saguenay, Quebec), Media Net (Victoria), Burn Down the Capital (Toronto), and choreographer Lori Hamar (Victoria).

Influenced by the inner and outer soundscapes, studies in 20th Century avant garde music, South Indian Classical music, Deep Listening, electric drones, Contact Improvisation, and research in world music, including Gamelan, Joiking, music of the Cree, Inuit and Ojibwe. Has collaborated and/or performed with James Tenney, Pauline Oliveros, John Oswald, Stelarc, Christine Duncan, Gordon Monahan, Ellen Fullman, David Mott, and others.

Has worked extensively (as composer/performer) with collaborative music/dance projects, including Toronto Independent Dance enterprise, choreographers Paula Ravitz, Denise Fujiwara, Terrill Maguire, Grant Strate, Menaka Thakkar, Mia Blackwell, Lori Hamar, Jung-Ah Chung and others.

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Current Projects

GroupRoleDates
Open ActionsMember2012-present
LaSaMDirector, composer-performer2007-present
Avatar Orchestra Metaversecomposer-performer2007-present
Available for paid gigs
Available for casual jamming
Available for lessons

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Listing last updated/confirmed Jul. 1, 2019