Derek Pascoe - Tenor Saxophone
Christopher Williams
Moog Moogerfooger Chorus and Delays

Reed & Wires

Music • Contemporary
South Australia • World Premiere

Tenor saxophonist Derek Pascoe, "among the leading free improvisers in Adelaide" (Australian Music Centre), joins Christopher Williams - live electronics, theremin, Moog.  Williams' 2021 Fringe show Omaggio a Marino was praised as "an engrossing listening experience" and "one of the outliers of the Fringe" (The Advertiser).

Expect cool, spacey, ambient, soulful music!

Derek Pascoe and Christopher Williams formed Reed & Wires at the beginning of 2021.

Sound Artist/composer Christopher Williams is joint artist in residence with visual artist Therese Williams at Sauerbier House from January to March 2022.  Their collaborative works will be exhibited in April 2022.

Hear Reed & Wires in The Strange Mechanism studio:


Presented by: Christopher Williams

Christopher Williams works in radiophonic art; text-sound composition; soundscape composition; and improvised electronic music performance. He is a Soundstream Emerging Composer and a former ABC Audio Arts producer He took a PhD in sonic arts and was mentored in graphic score composition by Gabriella Smart. Christopher has undertaken residencies at Elder Conservatorium; the Studio für elektronische Musik, Weimar; the SIAL, RMIT; IHOS Opera; Another Room Music, Berlin; and the Istituto Musicale Mascagni, Livorno. He has won the Prix Italia, a New York Festival medal, and a ZKM Soundscape Composition prize, and was a finalist in the Karl Sczuka Prize. He has presented work at the Fringe, the Akademie der Künste, Berlin; ZKM, Karlsruhe; Samstag; IHOS Opera; Elder Hall and Praxis Artspace.