This is a presentation of the project “Music with the Real”, undertaken from 2014–2017 within the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme, at the Norwegian Academy of Music. The artists in the project were percussionist Håkon Stene, the composers Carola Bauckholt, Matthew Shlomowitz, Henrik Hellstenius, Johannes Kreidler and Clemens Gadenstätter, and the ensemble asamisimasa. In this exposition you find all the works that was composed in the project together with articles about the project and videos from concerts and seminars.
Music with the Real
asamisimasa revisit the question of nature and culture in the world premiere of Simon Løffler's Singvögel for 2 mechanical birds and 4 musicians. The program also features Carola Bauckholt's Oh, I see, an piece of instrumental theatre for clarinet trio, two balloons and video.
Ultima Festival, Oslo
September 18 at 21:00
In collaboration with Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart, SWR Experimentalstudio, and conductor Bas Wiegers, asamisimasa premiers the evening length collaborative work Daily Transformations by composers Clemens Gadenstätter (AT), film-maker Anna Henckel-Donnersmarck (DE), and Lisa Spalt (AT).
Daily Transformations is a coproduction between asamisimasa and Musik der Jahrhunderte, financially supported by Arts Council Norway, Ernst von Siemens Stiftung, The Norwegian Programme for Artistic Research, the Norwegian Academy of Music, ECLAT, and Wien Modern.