photo credit Jon Heilbron
On December 13 my new piece Slope Motion had its premiere in Graz, Austria. Performer/composer/improviser Jonathan Heilbron played the piece for solo double bass, in a concert organised by
The program also included pieces by Georges Aperghis, Anahita Abbasi, Sehyung Kim, and Javier Quislant, played by Dimitrios Polisoidis, Gerald Preinfalk, Krassimir Sterev and Jonathan Heilbron
My piece “Ein Lied geht um die Welt / A Song Travels the World” has been running for a bit more than a month and is finally finished. This was the invitation video:
21 people have imitated a little melody. They recorded themselves singing it and then passed it on to the next musician.
Here is the final result, with all participants in the track description:
I performed Ping Pol at
Impuls Festival in Graz. Between rugs from all around the globe
Video by Lauri Supponen
“Always a little more Lalala than Blablabla”
Blatt 3000 have published an interview with me about the experience of Verantwortung and my work in general. The interview was done by Kilian Dumann
Read the interview
Or get your own Blatt on their
During an intense week of the musical gathering
Verantwortung 3000 I led a group of musicians through different kinds of simple setups, experiments and pieces of mine. You can listen to them here. All the details of the pieces are in the descriptions of the tracks.
“Patterns in the Courtyard” has been played by
Malte Kobel in his wonderful radio show Vibration Totale on BCR . The smooth transition into it starts at around 12:05:
A proper home recording of Ping Pol is now on my Soundcloud!
It has been a pleasure to work with
Patrick and Geoff on a new duo for Alto and Baritone Saxophone. Premiere was on the 10 Oct in Biel, with another performance on the 12th in Basel.
They also made a wonderfully sounding recording in their studio