Open stage

for improvisation in music and other genres

Once a month on Sunday, 19 – 22 h (Saal 1)

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

Impro-Treff U12

Sunday, 16 – 17.30 h, 2 – 3 times per term by appointment
next date: 31st March 2019

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

Happy Birthday explo

Sunday, 26. May 2019, 12 – 18 h

On 22.5.2004 the exploratorium berlin was opened in the “Sarotti Höfe”. For 15 years we have been able to use these beautiful rooms for exploring improvisation in various ways. Our bright, light-flooded floor, the location in the middle of Berlin in the legendary Kreuzberg neighborhood, surrounded by a colorful mix of cafes, restaurants and small shops – all this seemed to be for granted.weiterlesen

Nichts und alles

Meeting for music therapists dealing with dying people

Once a month on Thursdays, 19.30 – 21.30 h (Saal 2)
From February: 19 – 21 h

Nichts und alles

In German language. For more details see German version.

Berlin by Listening – explo soundwalks

Every 2 – 3 months on Thursday, Friday or Saturday

19 – 19.45 h, before a concert

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

Grenzgänge

Experimenting with voice, sound and movement

Every 1 – 2 months on Saturday, 15 – 17.30 h (Saal 2)

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

Die Youngsters

Dates by appointment

Leitung: Aida Shahidi

Fotos: privat

The Youngsters is an event for young people from 11 years who are interested in free ensemble improvisation. New members are welcome!

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