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International Artists

Takahiro Kawaguchi.

Takahiro Kawaguchi & Makoto Oshiro

Tue 22 Mar, 2016, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

Japanese artists Takahiro Kawaguchi and Makoto Oshiro use homemade devices and everyday objects to create sounds with discrete relationships to performance spaces. Kawaguchi performs with handmade acoustic horns and small objects, Oshiro improvises with diverse materials including electronics and household products.

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Akio Suzuki at Pro Musica Nova, Bremen, 1984, by Rolf Julius.

SOLD OUT! Akio Suzuki: Conceptual Soundwork

Fri 18 Mar, 2016, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

Active since the 1960s, Japanese sound artist Akio Suzuki's intensive involvement with the phenomena of pulse and echo led him to develop his own instruments, many of which employ quotidian and modest objects. In this acoustic solo performance, he reprises four pieces from his late 70s series "Conceptual Soundwork".

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Chulki Hong and Hangjun Lee by Pierre Acobas, 2014.

Expanded Celluloid, Extended Phonograph: Hangjun Lee & Chulki Hong

Mon 25 Jan, 2016, 8pm,
55 Walker Street, NYC 10013

Korean filmmaker Hangjun Lee and improvising musician Chulki Hong have collaborated since 2006 as the audiovisual research project “Expanded Celluloid, Extended Phonograph”. Their practice has explored the performativity of the darkroom, the screening room, the private studio, and here in live performance.

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Asplind, AlmgrenRecén, and Koch

Swedish Energies V: Nordic Edition

Asplind + AlmgrenRecén + Koch w/ Mats Lindström, Hild Sofie Tafjord, Tommi Keränen, Ragnhild May, Lukasz Szalankiewicz

Sat 05 Dec, 2015, 8pm,
Saint Vitus: 1120 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn 11222

ISSUE’s Swedish Energies Festival returns to NY for the 5th-annual edition. Presented in collaboration with EMS and the Consulate General of Sweden in New York, the series brings together a wide-ranging international lineup of visionary electronic and improvisational musicians spanning genres of sound and visual art.

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Jana Winderen

Swedish Energies V: Nordic Edition

John Duncan, Jana Winderen, SØS Gunver Ryberg, Saturn and the Sun, Åke Hodell

Fri 04 Dec, 2015, 8pm,
Saint Vitus: 1120 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn 11222

ISSUE’s Swedish Energies Festival returns to NY for the 5th-annual edition. Presented in collaboration with EMS and the Consulate General of Sweden in New York, the series brings together a wide-ranging international lineup of visionary electronic and improvisational musicians spanning genres of sound and visual art.

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Anne-James Chaton by Andy Moor.

International Festival of Text-Sound Poetry

Anne-James Chaton, Stine Motland, Ian Hatcher

Tue 10 Nov, 2015, 8pm,
Wendy’s Subway: 722 Metropolitan Ave., 2nd Fl., Brooklyn 11211

Spanning plastic, poetry and post-rock, French artist and poet Anne-James Chaton performs. Both instrumental and physical, Stine Janvin Motland pushes the limits of the natural acoustics of the voice. Poet and programmer Ian Hatcher explores cognition in the context of digital systems.

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Antje Vowinckel

International Festival of Text-Sound Poetry

Antje Vowinckel, Marc Matter, Swantje Lichtenstein

Mon 09 Nov, 2015, 8pm,
Wendy’s Subway: 722 Metropolitan Ave., 2nd Fl., Brooklyn 11211

Sound and radio artist Antje Vowinckel performs with voice and vinyl. Marc Matter mutates voical sounds via turntablist techniques. Swantje Lichtenstein's conceptual poetry and sound improvisations utilize electroacoustic elements.

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Edwin Torres

International Festival of Text-Sound Poetry

LECTURE & LISTENING SESSION: Steve McCaffery, Edwin Torres, Marc Matter & Swantje Liechtenstein

Sun 08 Nov, 2015, 3pm,
Wendy’s Subway: 722 Metropolitan Ave., 2nd Fl., Brooklyn 11211

Steve McCaffery, of the legendary Four Horsemen, plays, performs and discusses various 20th century sound texts. Torres explores sound as a landing point for a territorial poetry to begin. Matter and Liechtenstein focus on pre-conceptual poetry in relation to historical text-sound-works, poésie sonore and Hörspiel.

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Swedish Energies V: Nordic Edition

Ongoing Series

ISSUE’s Swedish Energies Fest returns for the 5th-annual edition. Presented in collaboration with EMS and the Consulate General of Sweden in New York at Greenpoint's Saint Vitus, the series brings together a wide-ranging international lineup of visionary electronic and improvisational musicians.

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International Festival of Text-Sound Poetry

Ongoing Series

A four-evening series of lectures, listening sessions, and performances explores contemporary practices and historical approaches relating to text-sound poetry, a genre of spoken word poetry emphasizing the sound of speech over textual meanings, often combined with use of new media.

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Áine O'Dwyer by Prema Goet

Áine O'Dwyer: Pipe Organ

Fri 20 Nov, 2015, 8pm,
First Unitarian Congregational Society: 116 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn 11201

UK-based Áine O’Dwyer's performances cross boundaries of composition, improvisation, chance, psycho-geography. Primarily a harpist, for this concert she grapples with the "king of instruments", applying her sense of melodic, structured improvisation to the pipe organ.

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Aki Onda and Akio Suzuki by Goran Vejvoda.

Akio Suzuki & Aki Onda

Thu 01 Oct, 2015, 8pm,
Emily Harvey Foundation: 537 Broadway #2, NYC 10012

Japanese sound artists Akio Suzuki and Aki Onda have been collaborating extensively in recent years. They perform with self-made instruments, analogue tape machines and radios, wood pieces, nails, hammer, and daily objects, by responding to the architecture, acoustics and energy of the performance space.

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