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A Performance as part of Theory of Achievement (castillo/corrales)

Saturday, August 1, 9:30pm

Electronic musician Jeff Witscher will debut “Cuban Heels,” a quadraphonic composition.

Witscher was born in 1983 in Long Beach, California and is now the janitor at Yale Union. He has recorded under a few different names, Rene Hell perhaps being the most known. Recent solo recordings include Bifurcating a Resounding No!, 2014; Meclu, 2013; Vanilla Call Option, 2013; and The Terminal Symphony, 2012.