James Schidlowsky - Concertography

Photos and blurbs about live performances, either solo or in groups


44 Ensemble w/ L'oeil de verre Live at La Sala Rossa, video still by Bryan Wilkat Heavy Eye of the Sun live, photo by cloudscapes Master of the Seven Spoons The Factory Hens poster LeBlackNoise logo Andy Worhol's Empire GlitterSoul poster Poster of rada show 2003.06.21 poster un microphone dans une tempete de noise show Poster of rad'a show 2003.04.12 Zazalie-James live par Michel Lefebvre machines08 poster live wires at zeke's gallery jacques gravel, live @ casa 2002.01.10, photo by Esther B. james schidlowsky, live @ casa 2002.01.10, photo by Esther B. Poster for show with James, Jacques, André and Samuel Trio Saccacomie live at machines07 Poster 2002.10.05 James,Jacques, Fluffy, Michel live with Pholde Poster 2002.08.02 trio James Jacques Zazalie at Fokus Poster 2002.03.05 James and Jacques and 'gypt gore and Sundar Poster for Eisenstein's STRIKE movie night Poster 2002.01.10 precipitation show Poster 2001.12.21 solo set live at fokus Africa/Grass live NONstop show flyer excerpt OUT5 - group shot Detention concert flyer Schidlowsky live @ artishow, 2000.04.28, photo by H. Thompson Schidlowsky live @ artishow, 2000.04.28, photo by H. Thompson Aube concert flyer 2000.04.05 Live Wires @ Jailhouse, 1999.08.04, photo by A. Tolnai.  

Selected Live performances, mostly in Montreal, Quebec.

2016.04.21 @ Eastern bloc  In duo w/ Éric Gingras with projections by Rob Fuelner [Ibrida Pluri II Festival].

2016.04.10 @ La Passe  Solo [Synthethics #1].

2015.12.20 @ Casa del popolo  Mushroom II w/ Will Eizlini, Ian Ferrier & Xarah Dion.

2015.10.30 @ La Passe  In trio with Émilie Mouchous & Alexandre St-Onge.

2015.09.19 @ Atelier Silex (Trois-Rivières, QC)  Performed with Th3rd Eye Candy.

2015.03.16 @ CIBL FM  In duo with Éric Gingras.

2015.02.28 @ Nomad Nation  In L'ensemble Eta kooram nas mech!, performing a live soundtrack to Jodorowski's "The Holy Mountain".

2015.02.15 @ La Plante  In duo with Alexandre St-Onge [noïsundaéè]

2015.01.16 @ Brasserie Beaubien  In the CKUT Circuit Workshop Ensemble.

2015.01.10 @ Atomic Café  In duo with Éric Gingras.

2014.09.14 @ La Plante  Performed with Alexandre St-Onge & Emilie Mouchous [noïsundaéè].

2014.08.10 @ Le sous-bois, (Chicoutimi, QC)  In duo with Éric Gingras.

2014.06.22 @ La Plante  Performed solo.

2014.05.10 @ Blue Mirroir  Performed with Th3rd Eye Candy.

2009.11.03 @ La Sala Rossa  Performed with 44 Ensemble (A.K.A. The Strings Are The Things Wherein We'll Catch The Conscience Of The King Of Drone), with visuals by L'oeil de verre. [Video still by Bryan Wilkat who filmed the concert video here on youtube.]

2009.06.12 @ Lab.Synthèse  Performed with 44 Ensemble (A.K.A. The Strings Are The Things Wherein We'll Catch The Conscience Of The King Of Drone), with visuals by L'oeil de verre.

2007.11.24 @ Le Cagibi  Performed in Heavy Eye of the Sun, as a duo, doing a piece inspired by the Sufi music of Qurban Fakir and group, with a lightshow inspired by the dreamachines of Gysin/Sommerville. [photo by "cloudscapes"].

2007.10.19 @ Le Cagibi  Performed a solo set as Master of the Seven Spoons.

2006.08.15 @ Zoobizarre   Performed solo acoustic guitar set.

2006.08.14 @ Cabaret Playhouse   Performed in Los Druidos (A.K.A. Druid Style), opening for Wil Murray's The Factory Hens.

2006.02.21 @ La Sala Rossa   Performed a solo live set for tentacules.09.

2005.06.03 @ Musée juste pour rire   Performed live in Le Black Noise at MUTEK.

2004.12.12 @ La sala rossa. Played in a trio with Flüffy Erskine and Michel Meunier, improvising music for the last 2 reels of Andy Warhol's _EMPIRE_. Also performances by: Esther B.; Mauro Pezzente, Bruce Cawdron, Gordon Krieger & Jesse Levine; John Heward, Rainer Wiens & Malcolm Goldstein; Caroline Künzle & Marcello Marandola; Matt Lederman; Mitchell Akiyama; Christof Migone; Crackpot.

2004.07.17 on the St-Jean-Baptiste church square, Quebec City.   Performed live in the GlitterSoul Orchestra formed by the Natacha's recordings collective.

2004.06.06 @ La sala rossa.   Performed live (on "disco hi-hat") in the GlitterSoul Orchestra (a 19-piece disco-soul ensemble formed by the Natacha's recordings collective).

2003.10.29 @ La sala rossa.   Performed live in a duo with Francis Arsenault, opening for Martin Tétreault & Otomo Yoshihide.

2003.09.20 @ Pasalymany's.   Performed live in the collective band Rivers and Mountains with Ralph Thomas.

2003.07.19 in James' backyard   Performed live in a duo with Alexis Bellavance for périphériques.

2003.06.21 @ rad'a.   In a trio with Jacques Gravel and Alexandre St-Onge.

2003.05.24 @ E Cube.   In a duo with a_Dontigny as Micro Désastre. Also playing were Martin Tétreault + Napalm Jazz, themoonstealingproject, Esther B., Jon Asencio, and The Undisciplined Disciples.

2003.05.08 @ 813 Ontario Est   With Nathalie Dion (alias Zazalie Z.) and Nathalie Derome as Les 3 Nathalie.

2003.04.17 @ Casa del Popolo.   Guest performer with a_Dontigny, Diane Labrosse and Érick d'Orion.

2003.04.12 @ rad'a.   In a duo with Alexandre St-Onge [ See some video excerpts ]. Also playing : Diane Labrosse & Julie Rousse, and E3F1.

2003.04.05 @ Casa obscura.   In a duo with Zazalie Z. Also performing were: Irène Mayer, Diane Trahan and Dico-Tommy.

2003.02.14 @ Méduse, Québec City.   Performed live in Le chemin des machines, as part of the Machines concert series, with 11 other musicians, including : Diane Labrosse, Alexandre St-Onge, Steeve Lebrasseur, Raphaël Simard, Aimé Dontigny, Julie Rousse, and Mathieu Lévesque, Jocelyn Robert, and Kevin M. Krebs.

2003.02.04 @ Casa del Popolo.   In a quartet with Jacques Gravel , André Asselin and Samuel Roy-Bois. Opening set by F.Caisult.

2002.12.21 @ Salle Multi de Méduse, Québec City. In Trio Saccacomie. Also on the bill: Steve Heimbecker, Samiland (Millimetrik, Monobor), Unboard (Patrick Bouchard (e3), Philippe Pasquier (Monobor)).

2002.10.05 @ Casa del Popolo.   In a quartet with Jacques Gravel, Flüffy Erskine and Michel Meunier, opening for Knurl's ambient project Pholde.

2002.08.03 @ Galerie Fôkus.   In a trio with Jacques Gravel and Zazalie Z. Also playing were Whilst and Sundar Subramanian.

2002.07.26 @ Espace3   In a duo with Jacques Gravel.

2002.04.05 @ Galerie Fôkus.   In a duo with Jacques Gravel, as well as a trio w/ Jacques and Zazalie Z. (AKA Nathalie Dion).

2002.03.05 @ Casa del Popolo.   in a duo with Jacques Gravel. Also on the bill: Sundar Subramanian, 'Gypt Gore (Sam Shalabi + Philémon).

2002.02.24 @ Casa del Popolo.   Improvised a soundtrack for Eisenstein's silent film Strike, with Philémon, Eric Craven (of hangedup), and Flüffy (of molasses).

2002.02.06 @ Casa del Popolo.   Performed in a duo with Jacques Gravel, opening for 'Gypt Gore (Sam Shalabi + Philémon).

2002.02.02 @ Espace3   In a trio with Esther B. and a_Dontigny.

2002.01.10 @ Casa del Popolo.   In a duo with Jacques Gravel, then in a quintet of Jacques Gravel, Philémon, a_Dontigny, André Asselin and Will Glass.

2001.12.21 @ Galerie Fôkus.   Solo set. Also playing were The Reasons and Sundar Subramanian.

2001.12.13 @ Casa del Popolo.   Solo set. Also: Cal Crawford.

2001.11.04 @ Casa del Popolo.   Performed live (on electronics) in a quartet w/ Magali Babin, Alexandre St-Onge and Guillaume Théroux-Rancourt (A.K.A. Le chien borgne).

2001.10.14 @ Casa del Popolo.   Performed live in a quintet w/ a_Dontigny, Philémon, Jacques Gravel and Jesse Levine. We opened for Tim Olive/Jeffrey Allport, and The Draperies (from Toronto).

2001.08.04 @ Espace3   Performed live (on prepared guitar) w/ a_Dontigny and Philémon with "Fonderie Darling".

2001.04.02 @ Le Lion d'Or In Yves Hudon et Son Equipe.

2001.03.23 @ Casa del Popolo.   Overlapping sets by Camp, Qui Joue Quoi? (Magali Babin + James Schidlowsky, CinDy (Alexandre St-Onge + Sam Shalabi), and Yves Hudon et Son Equipe with guest Érick d'Orion.

2001.02.11 @ Casa del Popolo.   Participated in the the 'rumble', hosted by Detention (Alexander MacSween & Sam Shalabi), along with André Asselin, Marc Chénard, a_Dontigny, Érick d'Orion, Flüffy Erskine, Jacques Gravel, John Heward, Norsola Johnson, Jesse Levine, Philémon and Rob Stevens.

2000.12.10 on Radio-Canada. Live on the radio show le navire 'night', hosted by Eric Létourneau, with  Philippe Lambert (A.K.A. monstre), Jon Asencio, Magali Babin, Alexander MacSween, Alex Moskos, Nathalie Dion, and Esther B.

2000.11.26 in Parc Lafontaine. "OUT7": played in a quartet with Philippe Lambert (A.K.A. monstre), Jon Asencio, and Esther B.

2000.10.28 in the Old Port. "OUT6": played in a quartet with Philippe Lambert (A.K.A. monstre), Jon Asencio, and Nathalie Dion.

2000.09.30 on Mount-Royal. "OUT5": played in a septet with Philippe Lambert (A.K.A. monstre), Jon Asencio, Magali Babin, Alexander MacSween, Éric Létourneau and Alex Moskos.

2000.08.20 @ Blizzarts  in the Live Wires). With: Shadowboxers, Scott 'Bucketboy' Russell, DJ Subside, Kashi Castro and Dave Levine.

2000.08.13 on Mount-Royal. "OUT4":  In a trio of Philippe Lambert (A.K.A. monstre) & Jon Asencio.

2000.08.04 @ Casa del Popolo. solo set, then a collaboration with Detention (Sam Shalabi, Alexander MacSween), and Thierry Amar, Flüffy, and Michel (Scorbut).

2000.04.28 @ Artishow. w/ Âmes Sanglantes; PO (Alexandre St-Onge, Sam Shalabi, Rainer Wiens & John Heward)

2000.04.05 @ Artishow. opening for Aube and Alexandre St-Onge & Sam Shalabi.

1999.11.21 @ Artishow, in the Live Wires. w/ Paula Belina, Larissa, Tara Martin & others.

1999.10.13 @ Chapters Bookstore, in the Live Wires.

1999.08.04 @ Jailhouse Rock Café, in the Live Wires.

1999.05.12 @ Jailhouse Rock Café, in the Live Wires. w/ Paula Belina, Strawberry, the Null Set & others.