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Music for Au-delà

by Gisbert Schürig Poet-in-motion Aude Fondard asked me to compose music for her performance Au-delà, une poeme mouvement. It was nice to be asked and the collaboration was a pleasure. Also, I´m pretty happy with the result. Have a look: Au-delà, un poème en mouvement, Making off from Oddinmotion on Vimeo. Aude was drawing from    […]

Logique d’Espaces

by Gisbert Schürig Visual artist and performer Elma Riza asked me to provide music for her virtual exhibition Logique d’Espaces. Elma is a witty and inspiring artist and it´s always a pleasure to collaborate, look here for our previous encounters. Have a look at the video, headphones or external speakers recommended. Logique d’Espaces _ Virtueller    […]

Making music for ci, dancing & aerial arts

by Gisbert Schürig Looking forward to some music making soon: This friday, October the 20th I´m making live electronic music for the Südstern Jam at PhynixTanzt. What is contact improvisation? You may have a look at Wikipedia. Or come along to the jam and find out. On Saturday the 21st I have the pleasure to    […]

Sounds, Words, Water & Dance

An outlook on upcoming Phyla activities in the following weeks by Gisbert Schürig: I have the pleasure to play live improvised groove music with Vincenz Kokot at Alessandro Marogna´s Vernissage on the 9th of June at Oranienwerk. Come along, check out Alessandro´s paintings and let our music blow your mind. On June the 16th we    […]

Resonor installation: mysterious throatsinging resonances

by Gisbert Schürig I´m happy to have been part of the Resonor installation by Katharina Bévand at Großer Wasserspeicher Berlin, contributing throat singing & overtone singing. Katharina placed speakers playing recordings of my singing inside those metal tubes, together with the ambience of the space this arrangement resulted in a rich, deep and mysterious soundscape.    […]

“On a clear Day” at Kunsthaus Essen

by Gisbert Schürig "On a clear Day? by Elma Riza" from Elma Riza on Vimeo. Look and listen to Elma Riza´s new video, containing my electronic sounds for her work “Anamorphose #2”. This is part of her exhibition at Kunsthaus Essen which just opened last weekend and can be seen until the 5th of march.    […]

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    […]

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    […]

Between the Sounds

by Gisbert Schürig Between the Sounds by Gisbert Schürig on hearthis.at Today I played for Elma Riza performing ‘Between the Lines#9’ at Raumteiler, Berlin. In the ‘Between the Lines’ series, Elma works with a limited sets of elements, applies a few rules to unfold an open process of performance and installation, exploring what comes along    […]