UK electronic musician Christopher Wray coming to Redmond Sept. 28-29
September 17, 2012 · 11:31 AM
On Sept. 28, the Redmond Digital Arts Festival will close with a performance by Christopher Wray, an electronic musician from the United Kingdom.
Wray, who has performed throughout Europe and went on tour in the United States for the first time this summer, will perform at Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center, located at 16600 N.E. 80th St. in downtown. The show will be at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $15. Children 11 and younger are free and teens ages 12-18 are half price. Tickets are available at www.digitalartfestival.com or at the community center.
The concert will be immediately followed by a dance party with a DJ. The party will be open to all ages.
Wray performs by himself but works on the stage with a variety of keyboards, theramin and other electronic instruments including music applications on the iPad, to create layered music. He has mentioned Jean-Michel Jarre and Tangerine Dream as his influences.
Wray will also perform at Soulfood Books at 15748 Redmond Way in downtown on Sept. 29 from 8-10 p.m. Tickets are $10 at the door, half off for ages 12-18 and free for ages 11 and younger.