Synergy, Dallas Music In Motion
March 31- April 1 at
Moody Performance Hall
Artistic Director Diana Crowder and Musician Elkin Pautt
Pegasus Contemporary Ballet’s Artistic Director Diana Crowder will create a new work for the company in collaboration with Dallas-based Colombian music producer Elkin Pautt. Pautt’s work incorporates electronica and analog synthesis to create a strong combination of sounds with influences from around the world including Afro-house, Latin grooves, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean and more. Pautt has opened for Grammy Nominees Cimafunk and Nortec Collective, and well as shared the stage with international artists including Little Dragon, M.I.A, Chromeo, Bomba Estéreo, and Foster the people. In Dallas, Pautt has become part of the nightlife scene, bringing a unique sound to some of the most important bars and clubs in the city.
Synergy, Dallas Music In Motion celebrates the vibrant popular music scene of Dallas with three new works created in collaboration with Dallas-based musicians. Featuring live performances in the genres of Jazz/Fusion, Alternative Electronic, and Americana Singer/Songwriter.