‘HYPNAGOGIA’

Festival Audiograft 2017 WEDNESDAY 8TH MARCH AT 9PM Headington Hill Hall Brookes Uni Oxford A late evening performance by Késia Decoté (piano) & Bruno Guastalla (cello + bandoneon) Hypnagogia is the experience of the transitional state between wakefulness and sleep. Listening, falling asleep, reading a book, dreaming, being at a concert. We encourage audience members […]

FILM PREMIERE “66 MEN OF GRANDPONT”

66 Men of Grandpont1914-18Community première of a short documentary film about Grandpont and the men from this area who fought in the First World WarFriday 27th May 2016St Matthew’s Church, Marlborough Road Oxford Free admissionDoors open at 6:00pm Info about the project: here About the music I wrote for the film: here   1914-18 exhibition […]

MACARENA ORTUZAR + BRUNO GUASTALLA at R.A.W. , I’KLECTIK ART LAB, LONDON, 7-05-16

Really Actually Windy / R.A.W. Vol.1 A very nicely put-together event which Macarena and myself  were delighted to take part in, curated by Mirei Yazawa and Anita Konarska Below: a set of photos of our piece taken by Paul Hughes, and below them the text of the announcement for the performance. .(click on one pic […]

FOLK AND OTHER

Tuesday 3 May 2016 – 7:30 PM Albion Beatnik Bookstore 34 Walton Street, Oxford Oxford OX2 6AA   £7 Emmanuel Pariselle and Richard Burgess are two exceptional concertina players touring the UK, weaving French, British and Norwegian tunes and songs. La Nonchalante (video from a perfomance in Norway) The annagrammatic Core Egg Spree Trio is made […]

DOLL’S HOUSE 15/16 JANUARY PEGASUS THEATRE

http://www.cafereason.com/main/dolls_house.htm An abandoned dolls’ house and an unclaimed bag of costumes were the unexpected starting point for Café Reason‘s enigmatic new show. Through the compelling medium of butoh, with live music and film, it explores the dream symbol of ‘The House’ and reveals the inhabitants’ secret lives and eternal dilemmas. Dark, moving, and humorous, the performance uses an original musical […]

MUSIC FOR ’66 MEN OF GRANDPONT’

  compositions and arrangement © 2015 Bruno Guastalla Liz Woolley, an Oxford based historian asked me if I would write some music for a short documentary film currently being made in South Oxford . It is part of a community project, looking at the lives of 66 men who were living in the area known […]