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October 2018

Start Thu, 4.10., 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 1)
Continuous ensemble
Offhandopera (OHO!)
Improvisationstreff TextMusik
Facilitator: Reinhard Gagel
Cancelled due to illness!

Fri, 5.10., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Frei Tag Abend exploring stage
Berlin ImproVoices

Sat – Sun, 6. – 7.10. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Improvising the Oriental Way – Practical Introduction to Makam Basics
Facilitator: Tayfun Guttstadt

Sun, 7.10., 19 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Open Stage
for improvisation in music and other genres
Admission free, no registration

Start Mon, 8.10., 17 – 18 h (Saal 1)
Continuous course
Spielend Musik erfinden – for children from 7–10
Facilitator: Aida Shahidi

Tue, 9.10., 18 – 19.30 h (library/ Saal 2)
Lesezirkel Improvisationsliteratur
Admission free, registration required
Cancelled in October due to illness!

Thu, 11.10., 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Nichts und alles
for music therapists in the terminal care
Registration required

Thu, 11.10., 20 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Labor – Lectures über Improvisation #16
Über den Nutzen der Theorie beim Improvisieren

Moderation: Reinhard Gagel
Admission free, donations welcome, no registration
Cancelled due to illness! Will be postponed to May 23 2019.

Fri – Sun, 12. – 14.10. (Saal 2)
Weekend workshop
Vom Ton zum Klang – vom Klang zur Musik
Facilitator: Peter Jarchow

Sat, 13.10., 11 – 14 h (Saal 1)
Continuous course
Mirkaledo – Streicherseminar
Facilitator: Simon Jakob Dreess

Start Sat, 13.10., 19 – 20.30 h (Saal 1)
Continuous course
Klangraum // Stimme
Offene chorische Improvisation

Facilitator: Ulrike Sowodniok

Sun, 14.10., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Improvisation International
The People Band

Start Tue, 16.10., 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Continuous ensemble
Ensemble Freie Kammermusik
Facilitator: Reinhard Gagel
Cancelled due to illness!

Thu, 18.10., 20 h (Saal 1)
Externally curated concert
STATION
Directed by Simon Rose and Nicola Hein

Fri, 19.10., 19.30 – 22 h (Saal 2)
Open stage for poetry and music
Admission free, no registration

Fri – Sun, 19. – 21.10. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Magische Momente – tragische Momente:
Supervision für Improvisations-KursleiterInnen

Facilitator: Matthias Schwabe

Sat – Sun, 20. – 21.10. (Saal 2)
Weekend workshop
Present Time Composition 2 – Form & Textur(e)
Facilitator: Alan Bern

Sun, 18.10., 20 h (Saal 1)
Externally curated concert
STATION
Directed by Simon Rose and Nicola Hein

Fri, 26.10., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Frei Tag Abend exploring stage
All Good Things Come in Threes
with Jörg Andrees and Bettina Eichinger

Fri, 26.10., 22.45 – 24 h (Saal 1)
60 Minutes – Free Improvisation at Night
Admission free, no registration

Sun, 28.10., 12 – 14 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
My monthy Makam
Facilitator: Tayfun Guttstadt
Cancelled!

November 2018

Start Thu,  1.11., 11 – 14 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
Explore Just Intonation through
Graphic Software Interface 

Facilitator: Robin Hayward

Thu, 1.11., 20 – 22 h (Saal 1) [New date]            
Labor – Lectures über Improvisation #15:
Stimmklang als Analogspeicher
Guest: Ulrike Sowodniok
Admission free, donations welcome, no registration

Fri – Sat, 2. – 3.11. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Deep Listening
Facilitator: Ulrike Lentz

Sat – Sun, 3. – 4.11. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Wind Experience für Bläser
Facilitator: Ulrike Lentz

Sat – Sun, 3. – 4.11. (Saal 2)
Weekend workshop
Experimentelles Malen – auf Papier!
Facilitator: Linda Scheckel

Sun, 4.11., 19 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Open Stage
for improvisation in music and other genres
Admission free, no registration

Tue, 6.11., 18 – 19.30 h (library/Saal 2)
Lesezirkel Improvisationsliteratur
Admission free, registration required
Cancelled in November due to illness!

Fri, 9.11., 18 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Treffpunkt X – Visionen für das exploratorium
Admission free, registration required

Sat, 10.11., 15 – 17.30 h (Saal 2)
Grenzgänge
Experimenting with voice, sound and movement
Registration required

Sun, 11.11., 12 – 18 h (Saal 2)
Weekend workshop
Werkstatt Sprachimprovisation – Sprache, Stimme, Körper
Facilitator: Rainer Stolz

Sun, 11.11., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Improvisation International
Tiger Trio

Thu, 15.11., 20 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Labor – Lectures über Improvisation #17:
Sounds like Silence – Stille und Improvisation
Guest: Theda Weber-Lucks
Admission free, donations welcome, no registration
Cancelled due to illness! Will be postponed to March 7 2019.

Sat – Sun, 16. – 18.11. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Vocal Adventures
Facilitator: Lauren Newton

Wed, 21.11., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series INVITATIONS
AMALGAM
Ensemble Vocalia Improva meets
Wednesday Night Ensemble

Thu, 22.11., 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Nichts und alles
for music therapists in the terminal care
Registration required

Fri, 23.11., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Frei Tag Abend exploring stage
moving structures – voice & electroacoustics improvisation
with Christian Wolz

Fri, 23.11., 22.45 – 24 h (Saal 1)
60 Minutes – Free Improvisation at Night
Admission free, no registration

Sat, 24.11., 11 – 14 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
Mirkaledo – Streicherseminar
Facilitator: Simon Jakob Drees

Sat – Sun, 24. – 25.11. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
“Der Weg wächst dem Fuß entgegen”
Improvisation in Musik und Bewegung

Facilitator: Susanne Brian, Frank Fiedler

Sun, 25.11., 12 – 14 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
My Monthly Makam
Facilitator: Tayfun Guttstadt
Cancelled!

Mon, 26.11., 18 h (Saal 1+2)
The Art of Selfie
Exhibition (from 18 h), performance and talk (19 h) on the occasion of the 80th birthday of Fridhelm Klein
With: Fridhelm Klein, Matthias Schwabe & the ensembles Berlin EARport and Sarotti Instant

Thu, 29.11., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Improvisation International
David Moss // duo-mono-lith

Fri – Sun, 30.11. – 2.12., (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
The Three Questions: A Workshop for Improvisors
Facilitator: David Moss

Fri, 30.11., 19.30 – 22 h (Saal 2)
Open stage for poetry and music
Admission free, no registration

December 2018

Mon, 3.12., 19 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Open rehearsal with the ensemble
Alle Wetter

Tue, 4.12., 18 – 19.30 h (library/Saal 2)
Lesezirkel Improvisationsliteratur
Admission free, no registration

Start Wed, 5.12., 20 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
Short Course for Vocal Improvisation
Discover your own voice
Facilitator: Christian Wolz

Sat, 8.12., 11 – 14 h (Saal 2)
Continuous course
Mirkaledo – Streicherseminar
Facilitator: Simon Jakob Drees

Sat, 8.12., 15 – 17.30 h (Saal 2)
Grenzgänge
Experimenting with voice, sound and movement
Registration required

Sat – Sun, 8. – 9.12. (Saal 1)
Weekend workshop
Improvisation in Folk Music Style
Facilitator: Alan Bern

Sun, 9.12., 19 – 22 h (Saal 1)
Open Stage
for improvisation in music and other genres
Admission free, no registration

Sat, 15.12., 17 – 19 h (Saal 1)
Labor – Lectures über Improvisation #18:
Centre Européen pour l’Improvisation – eine
europäische Initiative für Improvisation

Guests: Musicians of the EMIR collective
Admission free, donations welcome, no registration

Sun, 16.12., 19 – 19.45 h (Entrance C)
Berlin mit den Ohren – explo soundwalks
Admission free, donations welcome, no registration
Facilitator: Thomas Gerwin

Sun, 16.12., 20 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Improvisation International
EMIR & Berlin Friends

Thu, 20.12., 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
Nichts und alles
for music therapists in the terminal care
Registration required

Fri, 21.12., 20 – 24 h (Saal 1)
Concert series Frei Tag Abend exploring stage
The Long Night of Improvisation