Nils Bultmann & Friends

Arts + Literature Laboratory welcomes violist and composer Nils Bultmann for a program of his solo viola compositions as well as his multimedia work on Friday, December 2nd at 8:00pm. Doors will open at 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased online at until 1 hour before the show or at the door. Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door.

Violist Nils Bultmann

Nils Bultmann is a violist, improviser, and composer based in the San Francisco bay area. Active as a performer in the United States and Europe, he plays both classical as well as contemporary repertoire. He is also involved in collaborative projects including dance, video, and avant-garde improvised music. He has generated an expansive body of work in the recording studio, including solo and multi-track viola music as well as collaborative and improvised musical textures.  He also writes traditional through-composed works for solo instruments, string quartets, and orchestra.

Nils was born in Houston Texas to a German father and an American mother and was raised in Madison, WI. He also often traveled in Germany. His mother introduced him to music and he began to study viola and piano at age ten. Nils received his B.A. from the University of Madison-Wisconsin on a music scholarship, studying viola performance with Sally Chisholm.

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Arts + Literature Laboratory is located in Madison’s Schenk-Atwood neighborhood at 2021 Winnebago Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53704.

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday 11am-3pm during exhibitions or by appointment. Please check the exhibitions calendar before planning your visit, as the gallery is closed between exhibitions and other schedule changes are posted here.


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