April 7, 8, 9, 14, 16, 21 and 23 at 8 PM
$10-$20 sliding scale admission for all performances

This sound series marks Beth Custer's 'last stand' as composer in residence at The LAB, the culmination of three exciting years of composing original scores, curating music programming, and producing our 20th anniversary CD. Beth hopes to continue the tradition by assisting The LAB in creating an ongoing residency program for composers and sound artists of the Bay Area and beyond.

Thursday, April 7, 8 PM
Beth Custer plays music from Joe Goode Performance Group's upcoming HOMETOWN The kickoff night of the sound series will feature the Joe Goode Performance Group and the Beth Custer Ensemble performing excerpts from 'Hometown', their current project which will premiere at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in June. The composition of Hometown's score has been part of Custer's Meet The Composer residency with The LAB, JGPG, and TILT. This will be Beth's 8th collaboration with the dance/theatre group and their first live music performance since 'The Maverick Strain' in 1996.