ax.art release: six pictures for children by ax.art

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A collection of six pieces, composed especially for children between 2001 – 2003.

Track list:
Queen of the Cake: Oboe, Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon
Green Bell: Flute, Piano
Elephant Song: Strings
Light Steps: 2 Flutes, Oboe, 2 Trumpets, Trombone, Piano, Bassoon
Short Movement for Woodwind Quintet: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, F. Horn, Bassoon
Queen of the Cake (Leeds Mix): Violin, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, F. Horn, Bassoon, Cello

You can find it on CDBaby as well as most online music stores and streaming services such as Spotify and iTunes.

ax.art release: ai3 by LoAd”

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After a long period of contemplation, I have decided to re-release all the material from the now defunct label e-soundscapes, this time under ax.art. This is the first of the series, a single by LoAd” called ai3, which can be better described as a “study in digital melancholy”. You can find it on CDBaby as well as most online music stores and streaming services such as Spotify and iTunes.

Upcoming releases include:

e-soundscapes series (1-4)

hello world

four melodies and an algorithm

hollow people

fractal stories

six pictures for children

within

kamera

distorted signals

the load” files: adventures in 8-bit (1996-2001)

 

 

Video:Reverse Modes @ Gottlieb-Dunkel festival, Berlin, 8 March 2014

This is a sample video of Reverse Modes, a new cross-genre project that we started last year. The footage is taken from our performance during Gottlieb-Dunkel festival in Berlin, 8 March 2014.

Reverse Modes is a genre-defying, groundbreaking new music project which originated in one of Europe’s creative hubs, the city of Berlin. Having started as a joint venture among a group of three expatriate musicians, reverse modes forms a dialogue between East and West, borrowing elements from both music traditions and blending them together in a masterful way, establishing a new language that seems to captivate audiences from both sides. The basic music material comes from the traditional music of South-Eastern Europe, especially Greece and Turkey. This material is further developed by healthy amounts of -including but not limited to- free improvisation, jazz, extended techniques and live electronics. Therefore, a metamorphosis occurs, one that, while cherishing its traditional roots, is not afraid of stepping into uncharted music territories.

Members:

Maria K. : Voice, Melodica, Percussion

Penelope G.: Violin

Adam G.: Double Bass

Achilleas S.: Flute, Saxophone, Percussion

“Sound Collage” summer break

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My radio show Sound Collage which runs on INeedRadio (Mo. 20:00 – 21:00 German time) is having a summer break, along with the whole station. From what the people told me, they are planning to move to new premises, still in Berlin, so I am currently waiting to see how the thing develops. In the meantime I am having some thoughts as to continue the series as weekly instalments on Soundcloud or something similar. In any case I will keep you updated.

Silencio Episode V: “L’ Inferno”

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if you enjoy silent movies accompanied live

by some of the best musicians that this city has to offer

join us at Silencio, our monthly event.

On Sunday 08 June we have the pleasure to present to you 

Dante’s Inferno (1911), an absolute masterpiece of silent cinema,

with original score by I can see sound performed live.

We start at 20:00, at a place called Myxa, Lenaustr. 22 and the event

costs 3 Euros.

Here you can listen to some audio examples: