KONTAKTE - Mini-Festival at Mediapark Cologne

Fri. 31.01.2020 8:00 pm Admission free ical
Sat. 01.02.2020 5:00 pm Admission free ical
Sat. 01.02.2020 7:00 pm Admission free ical
Sat. 01.02.2020 8:00 pm Admission free ical
Sun. 02.02.2020 5:00 pm Admission free ical

Köln, KOMED im Mediapark

Dirk Rothbrust © Astrid Ackermann

Friday, 31st January 2020, 8 PM, KOMED-Saal

Karlheinz Stockhausen | REFRAIN (1959) for 3 players

Steffen Krebber | Amphiference (2019) for drumset, minimoog and 2 loadspeakers – world premiere

Karlheinz Stockhausen | KONTAKTE (1958–1960) for piano, drums and tape

Dirk Rothbrust, drums
Benjamin Kobler, piano and drums
Ulrich Löffler, celesta and minimoog
Kathinka Pasveer, sound direction (KONTAKTE, REFRAIN)
Steffen Krebber and Daniel Seitz, sound direction (Amphiference)
Lea Letzel, spatial installation and lighting

Pieces by Mauricio Kagel:

Rrrrrr (1981–82) for voice and piano

Rrrrrr (1981–82) for violin, clarinet and piano

Der Turm zu Babel (Auszüge) (2002) for voice

Schattenklänge (1995) for bass clarinet

Unguis incarnatus est (1972) for piano and bass clarinet

Ludwig van (1969/70) for voice, violin, clarinet and piano

Carl Rosman, clarinet
Martin Lindsay, voice
Ulrich Löffler, piano
Hannah Weirich, violin
Lea Letzel, spatial installation and lighting

Saturday, 1st February 2020, 7 pm, Komed-Foyer

Giacinto Scelsi | Okanagon (1968) for harp, double bass and tamtam

Karlheinz Stockhausen | Mikrophonie (1964) for tamtam, two microphones, two filters and controls

Ensemble Musikfabrik

Saturday, 1st February 2020, 8 pm, Komed-Saal

Enno Poppe | Zug (2008) for seven wind instruments

Georg Friedrich Haas | über den Atem, die Stille und die Zerbrechlichkeit … (1994) – for seven brass instruments

James Tenney | saxony (1978) for brass quintet

Ensemble Musikfabrik
Enno Poppe, conductor

Sunday, 2nd February 2020, 5 PM, Studio of Ensemble Musikfabrik

Situations. A hybrid format in a scenographed space in which the body and electronic sounds interact with machines, algorithms and mechanical objects.

Florentin Ginot, Konzept
Live music by Stefan Prins in collaboratio with
Helen Bledsoe, flute
Dirk Rothbrust, percussion
Christine Chapman, horn
Florentin Ginot, double bass
Lea Letzel, collaboration to the stage direction and lights
Antoine Milian & Jacques Bouault, mechanisms and programmation