Improvisation between earth and sky

The five elements of dance improvisation

27. – 29. April 2018, Facilitator: Jean Laurent Sasportes

ws_sasportesThe body as an energy mediator between earth and sky?
Shape, movement, timing, space – and the small flower?
The body as an instrument and the “what”, “when”, “where”, “how”

These terms are explored in a dance workshop that Jean Laurent Sasportes offers in the exploratorium.weiterlesen

Klezmer music & Nigunim 1 – The heart of yiddish melody

5. – 6. Mai 2018, Facilitator: Alan Bern

ws_KlezmerToday’s klezmer music goes back to the repertoire of professional, Ashkenazi (Yiddish-speaking) Jews in Eastern Europe. A strongly emotional music, it includes both listening and dance genres. It draws from and gives back to the musical traditions of neighboring cultures. weiterlesen

Wege zur Freien Improvisation

1. – 3. June 2018, Facilitator: Matthias Schwabe

Experimenting with various sound sources and own instruments (if available) , intensive listening, interacting with the other musicians and exploring musical structure and form: this is how we find our way to free improvisation. weiterlesen

Your Own Time

Awareness in free play, breath, sound and movement

9. – 10. June 2018, facilitators: Caroline Knöbl & Wolfgang Schliemann

When we turn to our own breath and direct our awareness to our physicality while in action, it has an impact on us. It changes the pace and the feeling of life. And if we allow ourselves to play – musically, with sound, tone, movement – and go into contact with other people, we will have our own time experience. weiterlesen

Present-Time Composition

9. – 10. June 2018, Facilitator: Alan Bern

Present Time Composition – workshop with Alan Bern

Present Time Composition © (PTC) is a special approach to improvised music developed by Alan Bern. Music created with PTC combines the spontaneity of free jazz with the structural clarity of composed music. weiterlesen

Listening and other stragies

Special workshop for free improvised music with Franz Hautzinger

15. – 17. June 2018

A little help to understand, practice and perform improvised music. weiterlesen

Spartenübergreifende Improvisation

Für Improvisierende aus Musik/Stimme, Bewegung/Tanz, Sprache/Text und Bildende Kunst/Performance

22. – 24. June 2018, facilitator: Rainer Stolz


Workshop in German language. For more information see German Version.

Flute Vision

Improvisationswerkstatt Querflöte

30. Juni – 1. Juli 2018, facilitator: Klaus Holsten

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Workshop in German language. For details see German version.

Vocal Games

Die Stimme als Spiel-Instrument des persönlichen Ausdrucks

Vokalimprovisation für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene

7. – 8. Juli 2018, Facilitator: Christian Wolz

The human voice is the most immediate signal for the mental and physical condition of the individual. Therefore, the development of your own vocal possibilities means above all an enrichment and expansion of your own personality.weiterlesen