Piano lessons since Studied piano at "Hochschule der Kunste" in Berlin. Since primarily active as improviser and composer in the areas of experimental and new music. In the process of exploring the piano for new sound possibilities, she has reduced the instrument to strings, resonance board and metal frame. With the help of electronics to manipulate and amplify the sounds sometimes I Cant Give You Anything But Love - Various - Sass & Brass (VHS) make parts of the sound audible which are inaudible without amplificationshe has developed numerous new playing techniques, sounds, and ways of preparing the dismantled instrument.
Because the original inside piano is very heavy, a piano builder Bernd Bittmann, Berlin constructed a new and lighter one for her. She has composed for inside piano for interdisciplinary projects including film, dance, performance, etc. Beginning in he started his work in the field of experimental electronic music. He has also been a music curator Contriva / B. Fleischmann & Margareth Kammerer - Tour 7 2004 the mid 's, and in founded the record label, Charhizma, which has released more than 30 cds.
Inspired by the sound, velocity and social movements of jazz, Clayton has dedicated his musical life to finding a personal truth that links his own cultural life as a white Australian, with the radical, far reaching pursuits found within the creative music.
What he can't find as a bass player, he searches for in the organisation of unreasonably large ensembles.
Clayton Thomas relocated in Sydney, Australia, in Clayton is currently not a regular member of the Splitter Orchester, but he was part of the concert MaerzMusik and he'll also take part in the concerts in Berlin and Huddersfield.
He is well known as a solo performer who attempts to engage with the uniqueness of place. Resonant Spaces is a collection of site-specific performances collected during a tour of unusual locations in Scotland Contriva / B. Fleischmann & Margareth Kammerer - Tour 7 2004 the Orkney Islands. His first solo album, Thirteen Friendly Numbers, includes compositions for multitracked saxophones, whilst later solo CDs focus on live performance, composition, amplification and saxophone-controlled feedback.
HCMF has twice commissioned him to compose for his own large ensembles. As an autodidact he has developed dubious manners on his instrument. His music is rooted in abstractness, including increasingly an insidious expressivity and a pre-melodic quality. He works on the borderline of composition and improvisation, with a preference for long-term collaborations.
Kai has been the commander of Raumschiff Zitrone from tojoined by christof kurzmann in Recently both commanders have been retired and closed the legendary raumschiff zitrone which has presented concerts of countless international artists. In he co-initiated together with gregor hotz and conrad noack Contriva / B. Fleischmann & Margareth Kammerer - Tour 7 2004 experimental music platform www. Kai was artist-in-residense at quartier21 part of museumsquartierwien, vienna in As a result of fruitful collaborations and good friendships vienna feels like a second home for him.
Since graduating with a degree in Film and Communications from McGill University during the spring ofhis primary Contriva / B. Fleischmann & Margareth Kammerer - Tour 7 2004 emphasis has been the exploration of contemporary music that deals directly with advanced methods of improvisation.
More than half of each year is spent touring in Europe, North America, and Japan, and his concerts and numerous recordings have been critically acclaimed both at home and abroad. In addition to the tenor sax, he also plays the bass and Bb clarinet, and baritone saxophone. In he was awarded the MacArthur prize for music. S Disciplines of Art, Music and Theater. She co-founded several bands working with improvisation and collective composing. After moving to Berlin, she became involved in the experimental "Echtzeit" music scene, and has since developed her craft along many Max Nagl Quartett* - Mélange À Trois lines, both with music and performance.
Her solo work can be found on "To be an animal of real flesh" Charizhma,and "Why is the sea so blue" Mikroton, Other continuing projects include: The Magic I. He is exploring the minutiae of sound, timbre and noise, with a particular interest in microtonality and related sound phenomena, and with a preference for long-term collaborations and collective work.
He is married to English painter and songwriter Alfreda Benge. Wyatt was born in Bristol. Wyatt had two half-brothers from his parents' previous marriages, Honor Wyatt's son, actor Julian Glover, and George Ellidge's son, press photographer Mark Ellidge.
His parents' friends were "quite bohemian", and his upbringing was "unconventional". Wyatt said "It seemed perfectly normal to me. My Désarmement - Chaos 83 - Des Rires Aux Larmes didn't join us until I was six, and he died ten years later, having retired early with multiple sclerosis, so I was brought up a lot by women.
It was during this period that Wyatt met and became friends with expatriate Australian musician Daevid Allen, who rented a room in Wyatt's family home. Wyatt was initially the drummer in the Wilde Flowers, but following the departure of Ayers, he also became lead singer.
Wyatt both drummed and shared vocals with Ayers, an unusual combination for a stage rock band. Inafter chaotic touring, three albums and increasing internal conflicts in Soft Machine, Wyatt released his first solo album, The End of an Ear, which combined his vocal and multi-instrumental talents with tape effects.
The injury led Wyatt to abandon the Matching Mole project, and his rock drumming though he would continue to play drums and percussion in more of a "jazz" fashion, without the use of his feet. The album, the title of which was an oblique reference to his paraplegia, was largely composed prior to Wyatt's accident. The album was met with mostly positive reviews. Two months later Wyatt put out a single, a cover version of "I'm a Believer", which hit number 29 in the UK chart. Both were produced by Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason.
There were strong arguments with the producer of Top of the Pops surrounding Wyatt's performance of "I'm a Believer," on the grounds that his use of a wheelchair 'was not suitable for family viewing', the producer wanting Wyatt to appear on a normal chair. Wyatt won the day and 'lost his rag but not the wheelchair'. A contemporary issue of New Musical Express featured the band a stand-in acting for Masonall in wheelchairs, on its cover.
Wyatt subsequently sang lead vocals on Mason's first solo album Fictitious Sports in with songwriting credits going to Carla Bley. His follow-up single, a reggae ballad remake of Chris Andrews's hit "Yesterday Man", again produced by Mason, was eventually given a low-key release, "the boss at Virgin claiming that single was 'lugubrious', the delay and lack of promotion denting Wyatt's chances of a follow-up hit.
Wyatt's next solo Contriva / B. Fleischmann & Margareth Kammerer - Tour 7 2004 , Ruth Is Stranger Than Richardproduced by Wyatt apart from one track produced by Mason, was more jazz-led, with free jazz influences.
Guest musicians included Brian Eno on guitar, synthesizer and "direct inject anti-jazz ray gun". His solo work during the early s was increasingly politicised, and Wyatt became a member of the Communist Party of Great Britain. In Wyatt provided guest vocals, along with Tracey Thorn and Claudia Figueroa, on "Venceremos" We Will Wina song expressing political solidarity with Chilean people suffering under Pinochet's military dictatorship, released as a single by UK soul-jazz dance band Working Week, also included on an album released the following year.
The album featured strongly political songs with relatively sparse arrangements played largely by Wyatt alone. In the late s, after collaborations with other acts such as News from Babel, Scritti Politti, and Japanese recording artist Ryuichi Sakamoto, he and his wife Alfreda Benge spent a sabbatical in Spain, before returning in with a comeback album Dondestan.
His album Shleep was also praised. In the summer of her first EP Goccia was released and Wyatt made an appearance in the Dont Fool Me - Annabel Lamb - Justice of the title track. He can be seen in the DVD's Special Features section, and is praised by the film's composer Bruno Coulais as being a big influence in his younger days. Inshe received the Royal Swedish Academy of Music's jazz award.
Jernberg is the leader together with the pianist Cecilia Persson of the chamber jazz group Paavo. The group Sugar Pie Guy - Club 69 - Best Of the "jazz group of the year" award from Swedish Radio.
Jernberg is also working on the contemporary classical music scene, in which she serves as both singer and composer. He has been involved in a highly diverse array of projects. As a musician, composer and sound artist he takes advantage of the manifold possibilities offered by electro-acoustics.
His musical projects are often inspired and deduced by outside influences such as architecture, science, photography and film - partially resulting in the creation of graphical scores for various ensembles and instrumental performers. Werner also focuses on site specific projects, field recording and opposing natural and environmental sounds with synthetic variants. He has built up an extensive sound archive and created several electroacoustic pieces for radio and film.
Around ninety sound-recordings are documenting his artistic framework. He held lectures and workshops presenting his work i. A perfect time for a big multi-variant collection of his unreleased work: solos, duos, special collaborations, groups, for instance with B. From electronica to avant-garde and improvisation to political chansons. Kurzmann, Christof.
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