Don’t expect science-fiction movie scores or Messiaen’s greatest hits when this Californian, now living in Vienna, cranks up her Theremin. Kurstin is all about pushing the already oddball instrument beyond its limits and uses her entire body to transform shaped space into everything from walking bass lines to interplantetary emissions. Tonight she duets with somebody identified simply as “Pete” on her MySpace page; instrument unknown.
Mon., Oct. 19, 7 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 13, 2009