BIG BANG FESTIVAL | MUSIC ROOMS
National Arts Centre
1, rue Elgin, Ottawa, (Québec), K1P 5W1
Who doesn’t dream to explore behind the scene of a theatre? Here is your chance: Three surprise micro-concerts as you tour behind the scenes at the NAC. Ready for an adventure? Let’s go! Limited availability: access for only 75 people. - Jesse Stewart: Jesse Stewart can play anything. He's been known to give a concert in a kitchen with nothing more than the usual things lying around. Here, the inventive musician has a new venue to work with, where he can mess with whatever he finds, plus the trusty unconventional instrument he likes to lug along with him to double the fun. Writing and performance: Jesse Stewart. - Bascaille: Three percussionists enter. These ingenious musicians from the Lower St. Lawrence like to surprise audiences with curious instruments like their Patente à découdre, which looks like a treadle sewing machine with a muffler on top, and sounds like it's going into battle, or their Bois Deboutte, standing pieces of lumber that somehow make music. They're bound...