“Elliott Sharp: Doing the Don’t” is filled with rare moments of this multi-talented composer/musician at work and play.
Included are performances in New York, Europe and China in which Elliott Sharp is seen conducting his avant-garde Orchestra Carbon in “Quarks Swim Free”; the premiere of his opera “Em/Pyre” at the Venice Biennale; the Sirius String Quartet; in concert on solo guitar, and playing his hand made ‘slab guitar” with his blues band “Terraplane”.
Artists and writers speak about this multifaceted musician and his important influence on their work.
“Your are going to hear something that you have never heard and whether you like it or not, it’s going to inspire you somehow”
Butch Morris, composer/conductor