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Sounding Now Festival: Improvisation

  • Conservatory Foyer 3 Conservatory Drive Singapore Singapore (map)

 

A collection of improvisers from Singapore come together for an hour-long improvisation in the foyer of the conservatory, taking advantages of and interacting with its resonate acoustics.

Sounding Now Festival

A festival of contemporary music that brings together divergent contemporary practices – composition, electronic music, installation, and improvisation – with the goal connecting people of different artistic communities - both listeners and practitioners - in order to explore the ways their shared interests intersect.Performances by Singapore-based contemporary music ensembles SETTS, Wu Xian, and OpusNovus.  Hand Werk Ensemble of Cologne, Germany will be the guest ensemble and Prof. Amnon Wolman, Professor of Composition at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance, will be composer-in-residence.
The festival takes place from 20-22 April 2018.  It is sponsored by Yong Siew Toh Conservatory and hosted by the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory and LaSalle College of the Arts.