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Recycled cycles for circlers

WhirlingSession2 17/1/16 ‘Cinematic Minimalism’ by Gisbert Schürig on First: the second track recorded at the January Whirling Atelier in MimeCentrum Berlin. This one features less improvisation than previous tracks for whirling, it´s a variation on a short arpeggio reminiscent of some classic Minimal Music – or should i say I´m ripping off Philip Glass,    […]

Electronic Whirling Atelier Series 2016

by Gisbert Schürig Every other month I will be playing live electronic music at Naima Ferré´s Whirling Atelier. Listen here to previous sets for whirling dates & times: 17/1 – 16:00-19:00 20/3 – 17:00-20:00 15/5 – 16:00-19:00 10/7 – 16:00-19:00 The Whirling Atelier with dancer Naïma Ferré offers a unique space to try out the    […]

Form and fluidity in minimal improvisation

In conceptualizing our form of minimal improvisation, we initially split the whole process in six phases. The first four phases provided a framework for establishing a sequence of activities or a rhythmical pattern which could serve as a starting point for further variations and developements in phases 5 and 6. Working with these phases, we    […]