Christian Swenson: Playing the Room August 2018
CHRISTIAN SWENSON, KATE THOMPSON, CHRIS DAVIS, ANDREW SORKING & DHARMA DAILEY
A potpourri of improvs in some of Christian Swenson's favorite places.
Aired first on SPACE 101.1 FM Seattle August 12 , 2018. Host: Dharma Dailey. Photos provided by: Christian Swenson.
CHRISTIAN SWENSON is a Seattle-based performing artist who articulates his enthusiasm for life with his body and voice. His pioneering "Human Jazz" work has been seen throughout North America and in Europe, and Asia. In 1977 he received a B.A. in Theater from the University of New Hampshire and moved to Seattle to work with the Bill Evans Dance Company. Further training has included work with: Tony Montanaro, Ruth Zapora, and with the late Pakistani master singer, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Christian has received Fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts, Washington State Arts Commission and Artist Trust of Washington and is currently on the Theater faculty at Seattle University. Every Sunday afternoon he facilitates Velocity’s “Movement Jam”. He and his dear wife, Abigail, have 2 grown children.
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