althea e pergakis

media artist + library geek + board game enthusiast

Night of the Open Door

(Photo: Erik Peters, my boyfriend/the Knives Chau to our Sex Bomb-omb) AME asked LOrkAS to play their open house. Small orch. They asked us to turn it down and someone … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Choreography of Internal Time

On Friday 2/20/15, LOrkAS got the opportunity to work with choreographer Teoma Naccarato and composer John MacCallum with their new research system that uses heartbeat info for the use of musical … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fluid Dynamics: LIVE!

The first public performance/demonstration of Fluid Dynamics 2/21/15 at the Trunk Space as part of the Oh My God! My Body! My Ears! marathon concert, in all it’s unedited glory. … Continue reading

February 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

bang bang bang bang bang: self playing drums

(TOP: Gerrin, figuring out the electronics because he’s talented and great. BOTTOM: a near-completed drum actuator) LOrkAS is building self-playing drums! I hope everyone is ready for some sick compositions!

February 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

oh my god, my body, my ears

oh hey! Look at me playing twice at this event. Y’all should come to it.

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Networked Musics

LOrkAS performing at the end of Networked Musics on January 22, 2015. Photo credit: Tim Place. In January, LOrkAS had the pleasure of hosting Tim Place (of Cycling ’74 fame) … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · 1 Comment