Scrape is a string orchestra with harp and guitar that was founded by Eyvind Kang and Jim Knapp. The group plays the music of Jim Knapp plus guest composers such as Bill Frissel, Jarrad Powell, Sumi Tanooka, Wayne Horvitz and Brendon Williams.
Jim Knapp – music director
Heather Bentley – concertmaster
Brianna Atwell – music editor and personnel director
The orchestra plays without a conductor.
More about Jim Knapp
Eyvind Kang – viola soloist, composer
Jim Knapp – composer
Heather Bentley – section leader, 1st violins
Steve Cresswell – section leader, 2nd violins
Brianna Atwell – section leader, violas
Maria Scherer - section leader, cellos
Chris Symer – bass
Alexis Odell – harp
Gregg Belisle-Chi - guitar
Scrape's premiere, Sep 10, 2010. Click for larger view.
Photos by Jerry Morrison