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Outlook on upcoming (minimal) improvisations

by Gisbert Schürig Some interesting minimal improvisation performances are about to happen: 23rd of September 2016 Jennie Zimmermann, Vincenz Kokot and me will be performing in a very interesting location in Berlin. The Plattenbauvereinigung is located on Tempelhofer Feld and offers a great outlook. Our performance will take place among the exhibition of Charlotte Klink,    […]

Yifat Cohen CD production in the final stages

by Gisbert Schürig Just finishing an intense working period with singer Yifat Cohen – I am producing her upcoming album and transferred all the tracks to synth-freak Zeno Mainardi, who is responsible for mixing and mastering only a few days ago. Zeno has amazing ears, also he does pretty harsh modular synth sounds: Obviously, this    […]

Video shoot with Yifat Cohen

by Gisbert Schürig Did a video shoot with singer Yifat Cohen today in the idyllic city of Berlin. Had a lot of fun capturing Yifats energetic performance in front of the camera. Stay tuned for the video and don´t miss our contemplative daytime offering next tuesday: Afternoon Delighting Berlin 19. Juli 2016

Whirling through July

by Gisbert Schürig This month I´m involved in several events related to the whirling practice: First, 10th of July, the last edition of Naïma Ferré´s Whirling Atelier before the summer break. Me, I´m offering electronic sounds for you whirling around. Listen to this track recorded at a previous Whirling Atelier to get an impression of    […]

Overtone & throat singing video

I did a vocal improvisation using overtone singing & throat singing styles at Carnatic Comfort Zone event which took place at Werkstatt der Kulturen. The event was set up by Manickam Yogeswaran, singer of south indian classical music, involving the Global Music Academy and many of it´s teaching musicians, Bo-Sung Kim, Laura Patchen, Silke Reichmann    […]

Naïma Ferré talking about Whirling

Our collaborator Naïma Ferré gave a talk on Whirling at Questioning Aesthetics Symposium in Dublin, held by the Transdisciplinary Aesthetics Foundation. Have a look to get an impression of Naïma`s thoughts on this fascinating practice, looking at it from her perspective as a contemporary dancer.

Two concerts in Oranienburg coming up

Next week I will be playing two concerts in Oranienburg, small city north of Berlin. On the 10th of June Sebastian Flaig & Christin Dross will join me for a set of musical Minimal Improvisation. The next day, 11th of June I will play a solo set at the same location, Klangfarbe Orange. The set    […]

Take Off Berlin 23. Jul 2016

A night to practice whirling to minimalist improvised music. Whirl for hours and hours through the night… time: 21:30-04:00 costs: 20 – 35 € (sliding scale) location: Mime Centrum Kunstquartier Bethanien Mariannenplatz 2 10997 Berlin info/registration: 0157 34029858 naimaferreber@gmail.com WHIRLING Explore continuous repetitive movement around your own center. Every child from an early age spins    […]

Minimal Improvisation @ Performing Arts Festival 2016

by Gisbert Schürig After a long period or developing, rehearsing and refining we will finally and officially present Minimal Improvisation to the world on the 28th of May. Yeah, it´s the premiere! Come along and share this exciting moment – that is, 60 minutes – with us! Performing Minimal Improvisation for 60 minutes in Jagna    […]