Tuesday, March 2, 2010

"EARTH NOISE WATER MEAT" - Gangan Ensemble meets Chao-Yun Lou this Thursday at 22H

MAR 4, 2010 / 10PM THURSDAY NIGHT AT B -SIDE:
Location:
Makati, Philippines
Phone: +63 920 931 9635


SABAW MEDIA ART KITCHEN PRESENTS: Electronic sound-video improvisation group, GANGAN ENSEMBLE with special guest TAIWANESE free jazz PIPA virtuoso, CHAO-YUN LOU perform an HOUR-LONG improvisatory sound-video experiment:
"EARTH NOISE WATER MEAT"
Digital and Acoustic KUNG FU.

GANGAN ENSEMBLE is Caliph8 (mpc, fx, turntables), Malek Lopez (laptop), Tad Ermitano (live video), Tengal (live electronics, objects)
The Gangan Ensemble is loosely composed of improvisers who work on both sound and moving image and was created to explore the intricately different kinds of interaction and ways of harnessing sound/energy/musicianship alongside moving images. The evolving participation involves a variety of video-performance artists to electro-acoustic musicians hailing from the Philippines, Singapore, USA, Germany, Australia, UK, Slovenia, France, Malaysia, and Indonesia since its incarnation in 2007. The ensemble has performed in various countries in South East Asia, notably in NCCA's Sinemusikalye in Manila, in Choppa 2008 in Singapore, in the Cellsbutton Media Art Festival in Indonesia (2008-2009), as Transmissions Gangan with electro-acoustic composer Chris Brown (2009), in Kinozvońćenja in Ljubljana, Slovenia (2009), and at Upgrade! Paris in Ars Longa, Paris (2010).
It was founded by intermedia artist Tengal with video artist Tad Ermitano.


CHAO-YUN LOU is the only PIPA (traditional Chinese guitar lute) player who plays traditional music to free jazz improvisation and experimental avant-garde in the contemporary music world. She is Taiwan’s famous professional Pipa Soloist/improviser, Luo Chao-yun, is a virtuoso performer on the Chinese traditional string instrument----“PIPA”. She received the master's degree in Pipa performance at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing. Luo Chao-yun has performed recitals, concertos with orchestra, multimedia-performances, improvisation performances, embassy concerts,and etc. in Beijing( many times), Malaysia(2 times), Singapore, Portugal, Pakistan, Nepal, Costa Rica(2 times), Italy, USA(3 times), UK(3 times), the Netherlands(2 times), Brazil, Bulgaria, Japan, North Cyprus, Indonesia, and etc. She also has master class, and lectures in these countries, too.


ALSO right after B-SIDE presents performances by:

COSMIC LOVE
JAM SESSIONS with ALLEN UMALI, FRITZ and EL TERRIBLE MANCIO

THIS IS A FREE EVENT!

RSVP here: Facebook Event
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