The ambient/industrial duo YAK from Detroit visits Chicago on a midwest tour. They're joined on the bill by Jani Parsons (pianist) and Chris Sies (percussionist) performing solo and duo works. The two pairs will perform a variety of music including works by Christopher Cerrone, Olivier Messiaen, Nicholas Deyoe, and works from YAK's debut album "BOS MOTUS".
YAK is an ambient/industrial duo of amplified, bowed friction on strings and metal. Their 2017 Midwest Tour is an audio-visual journey into the existential mind-state of the Tibetan beast, the Yak. These sounds are tailor-made for the shaggy beast of burden of the Himalayan Plateau, evoking their life and spirit in a mesmerising structured improvisation cycle.
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