Fr, 26/11/2021, 19:00 Uhr
Komponierte Musik

SOUND PLASMA Festival für alternative Intonationen

Scordatura Ensemble

  • Harry Partch: »San Francisco: A setting of the Cries of Two Newsboys on a Street Corner« (1943)
  • Harry Partch: »Two Psalms« The Lord is my Shepherd (Psalm 23) By the Rivers of babylon (Psalm 137) (1943)
  • Harry Partch: »The Letter« (1950)
  • Harry Partch: »Three Intrusions« The Rose The Crane The Waterfall (1949)
  • Harry Partch: »Dark Brother« (1943)
  • Harry Partch: »Barstow: Eight Hitchhikers’ Inscriptions« (part 1,2,3) (1968)
  • Santa Ratniece: »I’m very happy…« (2021)
  • Merijn Bisschops: »Tangents« (2021)

Scordatura Ensemble

Alfrun Schmid, voice, kithara, harmonic canon
Elisabeth Smalt, adapted viola, kithara
Chris Rainier, voice, adapted guitars, kithara
Reinier van Houdt, chromelodeon, kithara
Orlando Velazquez, diamond marimba, bass marimba, percussion

Amsterdam-based Scordatura Ensemble is performing music using alternative tuning systems and microtonality. The ensemble has presented exploratory music by a range of contemporary composers and sound artists that look toward new tuning systems.

  • Einführung: Sound Plasma 2021 is inspired by intonation in music of Alois Hába. The 5th edition of the festival experiments with new ideas of intonation. In this special project centring around the unique and historically significant sixth-tone harmonium.
  • Bemerkungen zum Datum und Uhrzeit: There will be two concert in the same evening: 19:00 Scordatura Ensemble / 21:00 Ensemble for New Music Tallinn
  • Musikbrauerei
  • Greifswalder Straße 23a, Berlin
  • Ticketpreis: Einzelticket 10€, Festival Pass 15€