Classical Music

Here’s a first look at Seattle Symphony’s Octave 9, a performance venue that morphs into different kinds of spaces

Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019.   Octave 9, Seattle Symphony’s new space at Benaroya Hall that is adjustable to different types of performances.  Musicians play as an immersive projection shoots across the adjustable screens within the space. 209415 209415

The versatile new performance venue can adjust its acoustics to sound like everything from a classroom to a big hall to "sacred space." It also has 13 screens that can either encircle the room, creating a fully digital visual field, or be put away for a more lo-fi feel.

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