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  • Automata 504 Chung King Court Los Angeles, CA, 90012 United States (map)

A program focused on the power of music for storytelling. We’ll present an evening of music that is highly evocative, whether that’s by the use of words, video or audio samples. Works for string quartet by Ted Hearne, Federico Llach, Valentín Pelisch, and Pamela Z.



Ted Hearne // The answer to the question that wings ask

string quartet and narrator


Federico Llach // El libro de los flasheos (The Book of Trippin’)

string quartet and narrator


Valentín Pelisch // 4 weak receptions from a dying TV

#1- Charles Mingus, Los Ángeles

flute, viola, cello, electronics and video


Pamela Z // and the movement of the Tongue

String quartet + pre-recorded voices



Maiani da Silva // violin

Emily Call // violin

Jonathan Morgan // viola

Jennifer Bewerse // cello

Adriane Hill // flute

Federico Llach // narrator

Later Event: May 26
Not for the ears alone II

The Now Hear Ensemble is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.