PERFORMANCES & WORKSHOPS

PERFORMANCES & WORKSHOPS

SONIC BUTTERFLY PRODUCTIONS IS A FULL SERVICE PERFORMING ARTS COMPANY OFFERING SOLO TO FULL BAND PERFORMANCES AS WELL AS WORKSHOPS TO FIT ANY EVENT AND BUDGET.

SOLO SHOWS – DUET PERFORMANCES – FULL BAND – MULTI-MEDIA WITH PROJECTIONS –  WORKSHOPS

SOLO SHOWS

BUTTERFLY NATURE

BUTTERFLY NATURE

Photo by Lucy Dickinson

Butterfly Nature is a solo show featuring Andrea Brook that takes you into the sights, sounds and story of Sonic Butterfly, The reviews are unanimous, “Phenomenal, Mesmerizing,Epic!” “It’s like being inside YoYo Ma’s cello.” This 1 hour and 20 minute performance, combines Andrea’s original compositions as well as tracks from a variety of genres to present the full experience of this transformational harp and Andrea’s international journey with it. Butterfly Nature is perfect for festivals, wedding ceremonies, and corporate events.

SUPER SONIC BUTTERFLY

SUPER SONIC BUTTERFLY

Photo by Mark Tovar

Butterfly Nature is a solo show featuring Andrea Brook that takes you into the sights, sounds and story of Sonic Butterfly, The reviews are unanimous, “Phenomenal, Mesmerizing,Epic!” “It’s like being inside YoYo Ma’s cello.” This 1 hour and 20 minute performance, combines Andrea’s original compositions as well as tracks from a variety of genres to present the full experience of this transformational harp and Andrea’s international journey with it. Butterfly Nature is perfect for festivals, wedding ceremonies, and corporate events.

 

Super Sonic Butterfly is a Super Sonic Dance Party featuring Andrea Brook on her extraordinary fully immersive harp, Sonic Butterfly, while she plays along with high energy dance tracks. “SOOO MUCH FUN!!!! FANTASTIC!” “A Blast!” Super Sonic Butterfly is ideal for festivals, Dance Clubs, parties, weddings, and high energy Corporate Events. Andrea can also play with other DJs. Combine Butterfly Nature with Super Sonic Butterfly for 2 fantastic shows with 1 performer and 1 awesome installation for the ultimate innovative and entertaining event.

 

DUETS

CHERRY BLOSSOM

CHERRY BLOSSOM

“Cherry Blossom” is a transcendent audiovisual landscape combining Grammy and Academy Award winner, Steve Gorn’s Indian bansuri flute, clarinet and soprano saxophone with the inspiring music and magic of Andrea Brook’s 60ft long string harp, Sonic Butterfly. The audience is drawn in, “to stop time…and bring people to that sacred space where heart and mind meet,” while expanding out with the golden strings to new dimensions of delight.

INHERITANCE

INHERITANCE

“Inheritance” explores the full spectrum of what it is to be a woman, through personal stories, multi-cultural songs featuring the brilliant vocal talent of Rebecca Comerford, and the transformational experience of Sonic Butterfly, Andrea Brook’s 60ft long-string harp. Rebecca and Andrea demonstrate a versatility of talent and an insightful and heartfelt performance, inheriting the wisdom of women to inspire healing for all of us.

 

 

STRING DUPLEXITY

STRING DUPLEXITY

“String Duplexity” combines the complex layering of rhythms, melodies and drone into a unique fabric of music, created by Chris Murphy’s outstanding violin compositions and improvisations together with the beautiful and powerful long-strings of Sonic Butterfly, Andrea Brook’s 60ft harp. The mystical harp and ambient Gypsy/Celtic/Jazz electric violin create a tapestry that is compelling, haunting, and sensual while simultaneously sparkling with dynamism.

 

 

 

“Cherry Blossom” is a transcendent audiovisual landscape combining Grammy and Academy Award winner, Steve Gorn’s Indian bansuri flute, clarinet and soprano saxophone with the inspiring music and magic of Andrea Brook’s 60ft long string harp, Sonic Butterfly. The audience is drawn in, “to stop time…and bring people to that sacred space where heart and mind meet,” while expanding out with the golden strings to new dimensions of delight.

“Inheritance” explores the full spectrum of what it is to be a woman, through personal stories, multi-cultural songs featuring the brilliant vocal talent of Rebecca Comerford, and the transformational experience of Sonic Butterfly, Andrea Brook’s 60ft long-string harp. Rebecca and Andrea demonstrate a versatility of talent and an insightful and heartfelt performance, inheriting the wisdom of women to inspire healing for all of us.

 

 

“String Duplexity” combines the complex layering of rhythms, melodies and drone into a unique fabric of music, created by Chris Murphy’s outstanding violin compositions and improvisations together with the beautiful and powerful long-strings of Sonic Butterfly, Andrea Brook’s 60ft harp. The mystical harp and ambient Gypsy/Celtic/Jazz electric violin create a tapestry that is compelling, haunting, and sensual while simultaneously sparkling with dynamism.

 

 

 

MULTI-MEDIA

Sonic Butterfly Multi-Media promo video features Andrea Brook on the Sonic Butterfly harp, Nima Rezai on visuals and Chapman Stick and Brad Ranola on drums.

Sonic Butterfly Multi-Media is an exciting collaboration between Andrea Brook and Nima Rezai. Nima brings extraordinary live visuals to the performance with projections mapped onto Sonic Butterfly’s projection wings and fully surrounding the performers. Nima also plays the Chapman Stick, offering 2 unique instruments together on one stage. These multimedia performances can be presented with just Andrea and Nima plus backing tracks or more musicians can be added, including drums, guitar, violin, bass, etc. Sonic Butterfly Multi-Media is an extraordinary show that can be scaled to fit your event’s budget.

Sonic Butterfly Multi-Media promo video features Andrea Brook on the Sonic Butterfly harp, Nima Rezai on visuals and Chapman Stick and Brad Ranola on drums.

FULL BAND

Kaleidoscope is a full band performance including Sonic Butterfly, Andrea Brook, Grammy winning flute player, Steve Gorn, the brilliant vocal talent of Rebecca Comerford, versatile violinist, Chris Murphy, multi-talented drummer, percussionist and more, Brad Ranola, and electric and upright bassist, Greg McFall. This all star cast means that no matter where you look and listen, you will fall in love. The full show is like a world tour with songs based in Indian Classical music, Irish ballads and jigs, Mexican folk waltzes, electronic, opera, rock n roll, and more. This Sonic Butterfly Kaleidoscope is both intimate and expansive, a journey of beauty, grace and energy.

WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOPS

SONIC BUTTERFLY YOGA

SONIC BUTTERFLY YOGA

Sonic Butterfly Yoga takes you on a vibrational, rhythmic, physical, energetic and conscious journey of transformation, combining the unique teaching style of yoga teacher, Andrea Brook, with the exquisite music of Sonic Butterfly. The ascending overtones and healing harmonics of long string vibrations provide the perfect soundtrack for the yoga practice, as they transmute and sublime one’s energy to promote physical/energetic health and creative inspiration.

For more information on Andrea’s teaching: 

SONIC BUTTERFLY x 5 RHYTHMS DANCE

SONIC BUTTERFLY x 5 RHYTHMS DANCE

Sonic Butterfly x 5 Rhythms Dance is a ecstatic dance workshop that explores Gabrielle Roth’s 5 Body Rhythms. The music of Sonic Butterfly both solo and with dance tracks support you to feel the 5 rhythms, first Flowing, then Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical, and finally Stillness and most of all to dance your story. No dance training needed.

Sonic Butterfly Yoga takes you on a vibrational, rhythmic, physical, energetic and conscious journey of transformation, combining the unique teaching style of yoga teacher, Andrea Brook, with the exquisite music of Sonic Butterfly. The ascending overtones and healing harmonics of long string vibrations provide the perfect soundtrack for the yoga practice, as they transmute and sublime one’s energy to promote physical/energetic health and creative inspiration.

For more information on Andrea’s teaching: 

Sonic Butterfly x 5 Rhythms Dance is a ecstatic dance workshop that explores Gabrielle Roth’s 5 Body Rhythms. The music of Sonic Butterfly both solo and with dance tracks support you to feel the 5 rhythms, first Flowing, then Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical, and finally Stillness and most of all to dance your story. No dance training needed.