Open stage

for improvisation in music and other genres

One Sunday night per month 19 – 22 h

open stage for improvsationThe Open Stage is an offer for musicians, dancers and other artists who are experienced in free improvisation. It provides the opportunity to exchange with other improvisors by playing in different adhoc ensembles. There are no rules for playing, the music emerges solely from listening to each other and (re)acting.

Listeners/spectators are welcome, too.weiterlesen

Open stage for music and movement

Every 2 months on Sunday, 19 – 22 h

24. September 2017, 19. November 2017, 28. January 2018

open stage for music and movementThe Open stage for music & movement is devoted to explore the various possible relationships in the interaction between (live improvised) music and (live improvised) movement.weiterlesen

Impro-Treff U12

Sunday, 16 – 18 h, 15. October & 19. November 2017

IT_Impro-Treff U15

This afternoon für children and young people up to the age of 12 offers the opportunity to get to know others of the same age who also like to improvise. We will use rules for playing which help to improvise in groups of different sizes.weiterlesen

Die Youngsters

Sunday, 16.15 – 18.00 h, once a month

Leitung: Aida Shahidi

Fotos: privat

The Youngsters are a group of for young people from 11 years, who meet once a month on Sunday afternoons for free improvisation. New members are welcome! A trial lesson is possible.

Discovering new sound worlds, exploring instruments, finding interesting, unfamiliar sounds, traveling through musical landscapes, playing images, listening and trying out a lot with fun and adventure.weiterlesen

Berlin by Listening – explo soundwalks

Every 6 – 8 weeks on Thursday or Friday, 19 – 19.45 h, before a concert

Thu 19. October, Thu 14. December 2017 and Fri 2. February 2018

soundwalks

John Cage said, “A sound is perceived as disturbing – unless you listen to it.”

R. Murray Schafer went even further in 1971 in his study The Tuning of the World and recognized the sounds of our everyday environment as essential for the well-being and even the health of human beings. To improve and stabilize the quality and balance of these regular consonances of soundscapes (sonic landscapes) is the main concern of the worldwide movement of “acoustic ecology”.weiterlesen

Nichts und alles

Meeting for music therapists dealing with dying people

Once a month on Thursday, 19.30 – 21.30 h

Nichts und allesOnly in German language. For more details see German description.

Musical Stories (Lecture)

How to create Suspense and Surprise

Friday, 27. October, 20 h   – cancelled! –

Lecture with Richard DoustWhat is it about some concerts that keeps us on the edge of our seats ? How do we actually listen to a developing musical idea ? Is music like a story ?weiterlesen

Grenzgänge

Experimenting with voice, sound and movement

Every 1 – 2 months on Saturday, 15 – 17.30 h

GrenzgängeOnly in German language. For more details see German description.