First UK performance by Konzert Minimal, the radical Berlin-based ensemble of experimental musicians, composers and sound artists. Members of the ensemble come together with five UK-based musicians to present compositions by Wandelweiser founder Antoine Beuger, and the highly-acclaimed young American composer Catherine Lamb, last seen in the UK at Glasgow’s Tectonics Festival in January.
Antoine Beuger: meinong nonets (50 mins)
Catherine Lamb: material/highlight (40 mins)
[timings are approximate]
Konzert Minimal musicians:
Johnny Chang (viola)
Catherine Lamb (viola)
Hannes Lingens (accordion)
Koen Nutters (double bass)
UK-based collaborating musicians:
Angharad Davies (violin)
Bruno Guastalla (cello)
Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga (zither)
David Ryan (bass clarinet)
Yoni Silver (bass clarinet)
The concert is supported by the Goethe Institut, London, and launches Konzert Minimal’s first CD, which was released on Another Timbre in June.