Fri, 16 Sep 2022
8 – 10 pm, Studio
ensemble mosaik and Anna Hauf with a premiere by Clemens Gadenstätter
ES and AnderES: Concert Installation (2022), premiere performance
Clemens Gadenstätter: composition
Lisa Spalt: text & video
Anna Hauf: soprano
Conducted by: Enno Poppe
Funded by the Ernst von Siemens Musikstiftung and the SKE austromechana
Thu, 22 Sep 2022
8 – 10 pm, Studio
Pony Says with works by Uikyung Lee (UA), Yiran Zhao and Jessie Marino and Martin Schüttler
Pony Says is a trio specialising in contemporary music and free improvisation. Its members perform solo or as a duo/trio and collaborate with other creative artists from the fields of video, performance and site-specific art.
Jessie Marino – An Ideal Hour: Collages with Tom. For and with Pony Says (2022)
Yiran Zhao – Negative Spaces (2021)
Ui-Kyung Lee – Eine Ballade zu triefenden überflüssigen Fantasien. For Keyboard, E-Gitarre, E-Drumset, Electronics and Video (2022). Composed for Pony Says
Martin Schüttler – Verstreute Lieder. Eine post-individuelle Aneignung (2021)
10 pm, Studiofoyer
DJ Set: Phillip Sollmann
Fri, 23 Sep 2022
6 – 7:30 pm, Studio
Lange//Berweck//Lorenz, Works for a Synthesizer Trio, by Kirsten Reese, Christof Ogiermann, Midori Hirano, Korhan Erel and Alvin Lucier. Includes performances on historical synthesizers at the Akademie der Künste.
Lange//Berweck//Lorenz is an electroacoustic trio in Berlin. In this lineup, the trio performs scores for electric and electronic musical instruments reviving a repertoire from the past and collaborating with present-day composers on new works.
Synthesizer – Silke Lange, Sebastian Berweck, Martin Lorenz
Kirsten Reese – Porpoise (2019)
Korhan Erel – Soundtracking (2021)
Midori Hirano – Forests and Tides (2021)
Alvin Lucier – Risonanza (1982)
Ogiermann together with Lange//Berweck//Lorenz – HARK 1b (2022)
8 – 10 pm, Hall 3
Concert / Walking Concert
Netta Weiser, Radio-Choreography: Hereafter, premiere performance
In her Radio-Choreographies, Netta Weiser uses choreographic practise to explore the possibilities of acoustic translations, using multichannel electronics for the concert installation.
10 pm, Lobby under the staircase in case of bad weather
Late Night Performance
Female Laptop Orchestra, Site-specific performance
FLO & FRIENDS: City Jam Berlin
After performances in Melbourne and Zagreb in 2019, the Female Laptop Orchestra (FLO) continues their collaboration with the Japanese dance artists Fumi Tomioka, Aki Kawashita and Hiromi Hijikata, exploring telematic music-making inspired by movement and made possible by the internet. For the performance at KONTAKTE ʼ22, a selection of dance videos depicting “the landscapes inside and outside of us” will be streamed to Berlin, mixed with the locally and remotely produced sonic textures of flute, trumpet, cello, piano, percussion, live electronics, voice and soundscapes, and spatialised.
FLO artists (in Berlin):
Nela Brown (HR) - Soundscapes and electronics
Magdalena Chudy (PL) - Cello
Maria Mannone (IT) - Flute, trumpet, piano and percussion
Ada Mathea Hoel (NO) - Voice and electronics
FLO performers (remote):
Roser Domingo (ES) - Visuals, flute and electronics, streaming from Valencia, Spain
Léa Ikkache (FR) - Voice and electronics, streaming from Poitiers, France
Fumi Tomioka (JP)
Aki Kawashita (JP)
Hiromi Hijikata (JP)
*in case of bad weather in the studio foyer
Sat, 24 Sep 2022
11 am ‒ 12 noon, Clubroom
Female Laptop Orchestra: bridging continents, countries and culture through telematic music performance
Nela Brown on the Female Laptop Orchestra
12 noon – 1.30 pm, Clubroom
Music with Electroacoustics Today
DEGEM Talk on the Current Situation.
On the Podium: Helga de la Motte, Christina Kubisch, Jens Uwe Dyffort, Clemens von Reusner.
Moderation: Julia H. Schröder
2 ‒ 3:30 pm, Clubroom
Upheavals/Cracks/Outbursts – Moments of Artistic “Reset” / Experiencing (Artistic) Crises
New orientation, reevaluations, changing perspectives
Discussion panel with Nela Brown, Johannes Kreidler, Netta Weiser and Maximilian Marcoll
4 – 6 pm, Hall 3
Berliner Lautsprecherorchester – Über Landschaften und Räume
Students at the HfM and the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK) present new works of electroacoustic music, including a piece by Akademie member Kirsten Reese.
KLANGZEITORT, the Institut für Neue Musik Berlin, perceives itself as a laboratory for musical composition and a reflective approach to contemporary music. A joint institution of the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK) and the Hochschule für Musik “Hanns Eisler” (HfM), KLANGZEITORT is, above all, a forum for students and teachers.
Mert Moralı – Landscapes Made of Humans (2022, premiere)
Raimonda Žiūkaitė – Sielvartas (2022, premiere)
Connor Shafran – pOweR !!!1! (2022, premiere)
Marta Talvet – Syntax of the Sea (2022, premiere)
Dustin Zorn – Membranophonie (2022, premiere)
Kirsten Reese – Deckkraft (opacity) (2011)
6 – 8 pm, Hall 3
DEGEM annual concert and awarding of the Thomas Seelig Fixed Media Prize to Jonty Harrison
Jury: Teresa Carrasco, Verena Hentschel, Bettina Wackernagel
With works of Simon Bahr, Clemens von Reusner, Antje Vowinckel, Christian Banasik, Hanna Hartmann and Gerald Eckert
As well as Jonty Harrison ( Laureate of the 2022 Thomas Seelig Fixed Media Prize)
Simon Bahr – Well-Planned Theft, fixed media stereo (2022)
Clemens von Reusner – Ideale Landschaft Nr. 6, 8-channel fixed media (2020)
Antje Vowinckel – Second floor, 4-channel fixed media (2022)
Christian Banasik – voices from below, Audiovisual work (2021/22)
Hanna Hartmann – Fog Factory, fixed media stereo (2020).
Commissioned by SEAMS (Society for Electroacoustic Music in Sweden)
Gerald Eckert – Schemen – Feld 30, for double bass clarinet and electronics, 4-channel (2017)
9 – 10.30 pm, Studio
ACHK: ACHK DREI (2022, premiere), Performance for two electric guitars and live electronics
Maximilian Marcoll ‒ composer, sound artist and performer. Marcoll’swork explores the political potential of music and sound.
Electric guitars: Timm Roller, Thilo Ruck
Electronics: Maximilian Marcoll
10.30 pm, Studiofoyer
Daniela Huerta aka Baby Vulture: DJ Set
Sun, 25 Sep 2022
11 am ‒ 6 pm, ONLINE, FM 88.4
The event will be broadcast from the Studio for Electroacoustic Music at the Akademie der Künste on Akademie-Radio, live on reboot.fm: 88.4 MHz in Berlin & 90.7 MHz in Potsdam & online.
Radio(non)Konferenz I is a cooperation between Radio-Choreography, reboot.fm and the Studio for Electroacoustic Music at the Akademie der Künste, Berlin.
Conceived and moderated by Netta Weiser and Anna Leon
Production: Annett Hardegen
Supported by the Hauptstadtkulturfonds