Sounds Like Things--An Experiment in Music

Featuring the Branchroot Ensemble, an improvisation-based trio featuring Darren Williams (saxophone), Nicholas Denton Protsack (cello), and Andrew Stauffer (drums). Combining virtuosic skill with musical sensibilities from the worlds of New Music, free jazz, and experimental music, Branchroot Ensemble embraces risk to create spontaneous music that takes listeners to uncharted depths of invention. The Branchroot Ensemble performs music composed spontaneously. Occasionally pensive, ranging to the frenetic, this trio brings an array of virtuosic techniques that use invention to draw listeners into uncharted depths.

Part of the sixth annual Living Things Festival, running Jan 14-30, 2022. Visit for more info on Kelowna’s International Arts Festival.

Please note: Sounds Like Things takes place at the Black Box Theatre at 1375 Water Street, not at the Rotary Centre for the Arts.