Garden of Memory

The Garden of Memory is held every June 21st from 5pm to 9pm to celebrate the solstice at The Chapel of the Chimes in Oakland, California. Note that tickets are ALWAYS available at the door throughout the event. Advance ticket sales online do cease on June 20th.

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photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2011 Laura Inserra

Confirmed performers for 2017’s Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes

Samuel Adams & Helen Kim
Kristine Barrett
John Benson
Krys Bobrowski & Karen Stackpole
Cornelius Boots
Sarah Cahill
Cornelius Cardew Choir
Majel Connery
Beth Custer & Stephen Kent
Matt Davignon & IMA
Paul Dresher & Joel Davel
duo B.: Lisa Mezzacappa & Jason Levis
Gautam Tejas Ganeshan
Laura Inserra
David Jaffe
Henry Kaiser, Brandy Gale & Chris Muir
Juraj Kojs & Paula Matthusen
Kitka
Lightbulb Ensemble
Living Earth Show
Dylan Mattingly with Eli Wirtschafter
Lisa Sangita Moskow with Guillermo Galindo
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Amy X Neuburg
Maggi Payne
Robin Petrie and friends
Orchestra Nostalgico
Dan Plonsey with Goggle Plex
Larry Polansky & Giacomo Fiore
Randy Porter
Probosci
Wendy Reid
Rova Saxophone Quartet
Santiomeri-Farhadian Duo
Edward Schocker
Sunken Cathedral
Faythe Vollrath
Pamela Z
Zachary James Watkins
Ben Zucker

Brenda Hutchinson will lead a sunset bell ringing as part of her Daily Bell Project.
There will be tributes to Bay Area instrument inventor Don Buchla, and composer Pauline Oliveros.

Photo credit, Marco Sanchez, Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes June 21, 2015

Photo credit, Marco Sanchez, Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes June 21, 2015

Giacomo Fiore Photo credit, Marco Sanchez, Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes June 21, 2015 All Rights Reserved

Giacomo Fiore Photo credit, Marco Sanchez, Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes June 21, 2015 All Rights Reserved

John Benson and the milk drum at Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes Photo credit, Holly Healy, June 21, 2015 All Rights Reserved

John Benson and the milk drum at Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes Photo credit, Holly Healy, June 21, 2015 All Rights Reserved

Stephen Kent and Beth Custer

photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2011 – Beth Custer & Stephen Kent

Henry Kaiser at Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes 2014. Photo by Stuart Steinhardt

Henry Kaiser at Garden of Memory at Chapel of the Chimes 2014. Photo by Stuart Steinhardt

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Randy Porter June 21, 2011. Photo by Michael Zelner

Edward Schocker at Garden of Memory, Chapel of the Chimes 2014 - photo (c) by MarcoSanchez.net.

Edward Schocker at Garden of Memory, Chapel of the Chimes 2014 – photo (c) by MarcoSanchez.net.

Eli Wirtschafter and Dylan Mattingly
photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2012 Eli Wirtschafter and Dylan Mattingly
Luciano Chessa
Photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2012 Luciano Chessa
Ellen Fullman and Theresa Wong
Photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2012 Ellen Fullman and Theresa Wong
Miya Masaoka and Larry Ochs
Photo by Michael Zelner, June 21, 2012 Miya Masaoka and Larry Ochs
Chapel of the Chimes 2008
Larnie Fox’s Timeharp, June 21, 2008. Photo by Cherri Lakey
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