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Seattle Composers Alliance "Give Out Loud" Auction & Gala

  • The Royal Room 5000 Rainier Avenue South Seattle, WA, 98118 United States (map)

Join CascadiaNow! project the Seattle Composers Alliance for a night of music, drinks, raffle tickets, and revelry! Bid on new software, books, private instruction and discounted services from local businesses!

Featuring live music from:

Marina Albero and Special Guests

The Seattle Video Game Orchestra and Choir

Okanomodé Soulchilde

If you can’t make it to the auction in person, you can still bid online!  The online auction will open at midnight on May 9th and close at 6pm on May 23rd, transitioning to a silent auction at The Royal Room, which closes at 9:15pm. So if you want to ensure a winning bid, make sure to be there!

Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.


About the performers:

Marina Albero: A master of the piano, psalterium (a mediterranean Hammered Dulcimer), vibraphone, and composition, Marina Albero is a working musician based in Seattle, leading the Marina Albero Project. She has played and recorded with several well known musicians and bands including L’Arpeggiata, Chano Dominguez, Pepe Habichuela, La Folata, Mariona Sagarra, Barbarito Torres, Llibert Fortuny, Glen Velez, Lori Cotler, Carlos Saura and Ars Longa. Here in Seattle she has been piano chair at Teatro Zinzanni in several shows and has been invited to present her music at the Ballard Jazz Festival, Earshot Jazz Festival and KNKX live studios and Jazz Northwest. The Marina Albero Project features some of the finest musicians like Hans Teuber, Evan Flory-Barnes, D’Vonne Lewis, Jeff Busch, Jeff Johnson, Ben Thomas, Chuck Deardorf and Jose Martinez.

Seattle VGOC: Founded in 2014 by conductor Masha Lepire, the Seattle VGOC is a local community ensemble that features an orchestra, choir, and chamber groups. The ensemble primarily plays orchestral and multi-genre variations of video game music. The VGOC also actively streams mini concerts on Twitch.

Okanomodé Soulchilde: Okanomodé [uh-kahn-uh-mah-day] is the sole lyricist & vocalist of the critically acclaimed experimental pop opera Now I’m Fine by Ahamefule J. Oluo. He also serves as vocalist & songwriter with multi-disciplinary company The Degenerate Art Ensemble & has recently collaborated on the critically acclaimed musical-gothic-fairytale Predator Songstress led by Joshua Kohl & Haruko Crow Nishimura. Okanomodé is a performance artist of the highest order. A renaissance. An exhibition. A glamazon warrior born of grit, gut, & paganfire.