The event will be held at the Colony Theatre in Burbank, and will feature Herb Deutsch, co-inventor of the Moog Synthesizer, and Hal Willner, Grammy Winning music producer who Executive Produced the first Raymond Scott reissue, Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights.
ScottWorks will feature Scott’s early music – famous for defining the sound of classic cartoons; his electronic music and electronic music instrument designs; his relationship with Bob Moog and other pioneers; musical performances and more.
Registration – complimentary coffee and pastries from Porto’s
Raymond’s Merry Melodies: An animated conversation
The 1937-’39 Quintette Music: Inside the notes and chords
The Inventions – From the Mind of Raymond Scott: Creations Known and Unknown
Raymond Scott’s Music in Film: Powerhouse and Beyond
Musical Moment #1 – Raymond Scott’s Suite for Violin and Piano with Jeremy Cohen and Chiacheng Sen
Raymond Scott and Bob Moog: Decades of Friendship and Collaboration
Celebration on the Planets Mars and Saturn: Raymond Scott and Sun Ra
The Electronium: History, restoration, reincarnation
Musical Moment #2 – Beth Sorrentino (piano, voice) and Michael Antony Whelan (guitar, bass and keyboard) perform renditions of Raymond Scott compositions, reflecting his genre-hopping diversity.
Reception (featuring DJ Alxndr)
See the event site for details.