A selection of images from Sonic Mmabolela 2018 . Sonic Mmabolela is our annual Workshop/Residency for sound artists & composers
at Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, South Africa
16-29 November.
Conceived and directed by Francisco López (www.franciscolopez.net)
Coordination and logistics by Barbara Ellison (www.barbaraellison.com)
For more detailed info please go to http://www.franciscolopez.net/field.html

Image by Zeloot 17 mei: try-out 19 mei: première @UBIK/WORM, Boomgaardstraat 71, 3012 XA Rotterdam, NL tijd: 20:30 – 22:30 (inclusief pauze / including break) tickets try-out: €7,00 (presale €6,00) tickets premiere: €10,00 (presale €8,00) HEROPERA is een geïmproviseerde ‘ad-lib’-voorstelling waarin het operamedium wordt gedeconstrueerd en traditionele ideeën over heldendom en storytelling op de snijtafel worden gelegd. Geworteld in verschillende disciplines en geïnspireerd door speculatieve fictie speelt performance collectief TRICKSTER met de culturele en visuele codes van opera. In plaats van tragische heldinnen die zichzelf opofferen of wegcijferen, brengt deze opera vijf…Continue Reading “——HEROPERA PREMIERE THIS WEEK——-“

SONIC MMABOLELA 2018  6th Annual Workshop/Residency for sound artists &composers at Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, South Africa Info: http://www.franciscolopez.net/field.html   SONIC MMABOLELA 2018 – just launched and now open for registration ! Available places are very limited – so the sooner the better !!!! Read below and follow link for more information. ————————————————————————– SONIC MMABOLELA 2018 6th Annual Workshop/Residency for sound artists & composers at Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, South Africa Conceived and directed by Francisco López (www.franciscolopez.net)  Coordination and logistics by Barbara Ellison (www.barbaraellison.com) ‘Sonic Mmabolela’…Continue Reading “Sonic Mmabolela 2018 LAUNCH”

Francisco Lopez, Barbara Ellison, Greg Pope, Samvær Under Tilsün, Orange Cakes (Martin Palmer & Magdalena Manderlova), Magnus Oledal, Linda Bournane Engelberth, Kine Michelle Bruniera, Unnur Andrea Einarsdotti, Magnus Bugge, Camilla Dahl, Reality (Daniil Alexandrov and Zhenia Vasiliev), Dario Fariello & Håkon Lie, Lerin/Hystad, Gidsken Braadlie, Mission Abort (Marin Håskjold and Anette Gellein), POP Tektonism (Lykourgos Porfyris), WeAreWorms (Anja Malec and Ilja Badulin), Aksel Høgenhaug, Johan Söderström, Skiwi & Cocobutt (Jiska Huizing & Regine Stensæth Josefsen), Carnival Union Band, Magnus Sjöbleke, Office of thieves, HOTBOX (Morten…Continue Reading “Winter Solstice 2017 – confusion of tongues (OSLO NORWAY)”

————————————————————————–   SONIC MMABOLELA 2017 5th Annual Workshop/Residency for sound artists & composers at Mmabolela Reserve, Limpopo, South Africa   Conceived and directed by Francisco López (www.franciscolopez.net) Coordination and logistics by Barbara Ellison (www.barbaraellison.com)     ‘Sonic Mmabolela’ is a 2-week workshop/residency for professional and semiprofessional sound artists and composers with previous experience in the area of sound experimentation and sound recordings. It takes place at Mmabolela Reserve, in the Limpopo province of South Africa, right at the border with Botswana. It involves field work,…Continue Reading “SONIC MMABOLELA 2017”

a festival dedicated to sonic textures and field recordings Amsterdam-based ensemble MAZE is dedicated to performing music that challenges the idea of fixed form and a fixed listening perspective. Following previous collaborations with Robert Ashley, Christian Marclay, Annea Lockwood and Michael Pisaro, MAZE now presents a festival dedicated to sonic textures and field recordings. MAZE’s guests in Splendor are the Danish sound artist Jacob Kirkegaard and Irish composer Barbara Ellison, who lives in the Netherlands. MAZE will also perform the whale song- inspired Quasimodo by…Continue Reading “MAZE FESTIVAL 2017 – Splendor/Bimhuis”

with works by: Barbara Ellison (IE) Dario Giustarini (IT) Horacio Vaggione (AR) Ji Youn Kang (KR) Richard Barrett (GB) We are delighted to invite you to another Azimuth edition which will take place at Studio Loos on Saturday the 22nd of April. If you haven’t yet made it to experience one of our Azimuth concerts it is a great time to do so! For those of you who have been there before, this time we have designed a new exciting configuration of speakers. So we…Continue Reading “Asimuth#03”