Following their sell out concerts at Maerz Musik and Berlin Jazzfest as well as their highly acclaimed recording of Ellen Arkbro's "For Organ and Brass" in 2017, Zinc & Copper present the World Premiere of a new composition by Arnold Dreyblatt. This special programme includes a solo set by Dreyblatt, a public discussion and DJ sets from Phonosphere (Jens Strüver & Werner Durand).
ARNOLD DREYBLATT [double bass, composer]
American media artist and composer. He is currently Professor of Media Art at the Muthesius Academy of Art and Design in Kiel. One of the second generation of New York minimal composers, Dreyblatt studied music with Pauline Oliveros, La Monte Young, and Alvin Lucier and media art with Woody and Steina Vasulka.
ZINC & COPPER [Robin Hayward, Hilary Jeffery, Elena Kakaliagou]
Founded by Robin Hayward in 2005 - this trio of horn, trombone and tuba has established itself as an innovative and pioneering Berlin ensemble. Recent collaborations have included World Premieres of pieces by Ellen Arkbro, Amir ElSaffar, Robin Hayward, CC Hennix, Hilary Jeffery, Simon Martin, Phill Niblock and Jan-Peter E.R. Sonntag.
MORTEN J. OLSEN [percussion]
Musician, composer and artist who has performed throughout Europe, North America, Oceania and Asia with MoHa!, Ultralyd, The Pitch and his latest collaboration NMO with Rubén Patiño.
WERNER DURAND [DJ, Phonosphere]
Musician, composer and instrument inventor. Played in Arnold Dreyblatt's Orchestra of Excited Strings in the 90s. He has worked closely with his partner Amelia Cuni for many years and his other collaborations include projects with David Moss, David Behrman, Henning Christiansen, Muslimgauze and David Toop.
JENS STRÜVER [DJ, Phonosphere]
Jens has been active as a DJ since 1983 and belongs to the first generation of 4 on the floor DJs in germany. He shared DJ sets with people like Robert Hood, Jeff Mills and Felix da Housecat.
... is a series established by Hilary Jeffery in 2006, specialising in unique events with an alchemistic flair.
Supported by the Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V.
DI 3.7 // 20H // 10-15€
ACUD CLUB // CONCERT + TALK + CLUB NIGHT
ZINC & COPPER WIRED
W/ ARNOLD DREYBLATT
the world premiere of a new composition by minimal composer arnold dreyblatt