Andrew Morrish on Solo Improvisation

One of my main memories of attending a workshop with Andrew Morrish is the playful atmosphere of permission, in which creativity just seems to ooze out of everyone. It was wonderful to have a long chat with him, go deeper and learn about his values and his thinking around improvising as performance. Here is the…Read more Andrew Morrish on Solo Improvisation

zebra proyekt – the street is choreography

Movements are the raw material of dance, with which everything else is made visible. Movement manifests time: speeds, rhythms and even stillness when it stops. Movement manifests space: anatomy, gravity, impulse, dimensions, shapes. What is it that promotes movement to the category of dance? Are certain movements more dance than others? What description of dance…Read more zebra proyekt – the street is choreography

would you reject an autumn tree?

I can only paraphrase what was said and hope I get it right and can share it as it was, simple and beautiful, inspiring for performance and elevating for life. After the concert played on 13.01.17 by Michael Harenberg (electronics), Frank Fiedler (percussion) and Ernesto Molinari (contrabass clarinet) at Musikinstrumenten-Museum (Berlin) the floor was opened…Read more would you reject an autumn tree?

contigüidad – rizomas y calor

La primavera pasada empecé a pensar en la recurrencia de la linealidad en la composición instantánea: lo uno lleva a lo otro, que lleva a lo siguiente. Un continuo de conciencia fluyendo hacia delante como un río. ¿Podría uno componer en el momento utilizando un modelo diferente? ¿Qué tipo de modelo sería? “Contiguity” (contigüidad) –…Read more contigüidad – rizomas y calor

common ground #1

Berlin's new instant-composition series born out of Freistil. 2015 saw the last Freistil programme in its nine years of life. With its focus on improvised performance, this monthly series, curated by Heide Moldenhauer and hosted by Tanzfabrik, can be considered  a pioneering classic in the Berlin instant-composition scene. Although the proliferation of programmes focussing on…Read more common ground #1

dixi #1

we scrubbed it clean we scrubbed it clean here and there and everywhere we complaints book complaining through the book complaining in the book complaining in the book complaining in the book comes under “c” letter “c” for complaining we we khuh-khuh-khuh and what we could we depends it depends it all depends on the…Read more dixi #1