“Scrap Arts Music has energy in spades and passes it on. They play with an immediacy, athleticism and delicacy that move through the bones before getting to the brain. Explosive!”
— Dawnell Smith, ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS
We start with some SCRAP...
...then 'transform' it through the ARTS of sculpture, choreography and film, to create an unforgettable live MUSIC experience.
Five athletic musicians perform with 145 mobile invented instruments -- all hand-made by co-founder and composer Gregory Kozak.
The result? Unexpectedly beautiful Experimental Pop Percussion that is intricate, playful and powerful, and that delights the ears, eyes and heart.
Scrap Arts Music is a unique Canadian project honoured to receive invitations to perform across North America and around the world, for diverse audiences from all walks of life.
“Even for the percussively jaded, this group is a knock-out.”
— Clive O’Connell, THE AGE (Australia)
Watch this 3m feature...
“Kozak just may have single-handedly performed a million acts of green. Who knew that scrap yards and dumps were treasure troves for the makings of new and marvelous musical instruments?”
— Gwenda Nemerofsky, WINNIPEG FREE PRESS (Canada)