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BIENNALE DI VENEZIA: VERRANDO – HERVÉ

Posted By info / September, 28, 2020 / 0 comments

Interface debuts at Biennale Musica with two kaleidoscopic sound experiments. A visionary theatre of sounds informs Instrumental Freak Show by Giovanni Verrando, whose research promotes a new idea of sound and lutherie: new instruments with their own grammar and aesthetic, that allow to extend the borders of sonic exploration. This concert-show is conceived in five…

HOW MANY VOICES CAN I HAVE? GIULIA ZANIBONI IN “INSTRUMENTAL FREAK SHOW”

Posted By info / September, 21, 2020 / 0 comments

Giulia Zaniboni is the protagonist of “Instrumental Freak Show”: she is the one who will give each of its characters a distinct voice. The new video-opera by Giovanni Verrando, commissioned by Ensemble Interface and funded by the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation, will be premiered at Biennale Musica on October 2. This kaleidoscopic work for…

ZUM TOD VON Prof. Dr. MARION SAXER

Posted By info / May, 28, 2020 / 0 comments

Wir  sind sehr traurig: Marion Saxer ist letzte Woche gestorben. Seit unserer Studienzeit in Frankfurt hat Marion unser Ensemble immer wieder umseitig unterstützt und uns im gemeinsamen Austausch inhaltlich und ideell herausgefordert und ermutigt. Mehrere Zusammenarbeiten sind über die Jahre entstanden, unter anderem das Performance-Lab an der Goethe Universität Frankfurt. Von da finden wir eine der…

INSTRUMENTAL FREAK SHOW GAINS SUPPORT FROM ERNST VON SIEMENS MUSIC FOUNDATION

Posted By info / April, 27, 2020 / 0 comments

TRANSIT FESTIVAL BROADCAST

Posted By info / November, 25, 2019 / 0 comments

Our premiere of Wieland Hoban’s Razor’s Edge will be broadcast on Klara Live this Tuesday at 10 PM. Stay tuned! Click here to listen…

GOETHE INSTITUT SUPPORTS OUR HUNGARIAN DEBUT

Posted By info / November, 7, 2019 / 0 comments

We are very happy to announce that our Hungarian debut at Átlászó Hang New Music Festival Budapest has gained support from Goethe Institut. Our events at Átlászó Hang include open rehearsals and symposiums, culminating in a concert at Zeneakadémia Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, featuring a premiere by Hungarian composer Judit Varga and pieces by…

REQUIEM FÜR EINEN LEBENDEN PREMIERES AT MÜNCHNER OPERNFESTSPIELE

Posted By info / July, 23, 2019 / 0 comments

Long seconds of silence, then heartfelt applause for Requiem für einen Lebenden, premiered in the Münchner Opernfestspiele. A close, intense reflection on the complex problematic of death penalty, by the team Felix Leuschner (composer), Reto Finger (libretto) and Manuel Schmitt (director).Ensemble Interface shares the stage with soloists Ben Daniel Jöhnk, Salome Kammer and Adriana Bastidas-Gamboa. Musical…

SCHIRN MAGAZINE: “WIR KÖNNEN ANDEREN MENSCHEN UNSERE OHREN LEIHEN”

Posted By info / July, 13, 2019 / 0 comments

Bettina Berger und Anna D’Errico im Gespräch mit Johanna Laub in der Ausstellung Big Orchestra in der Kunsthalle Schirn: über das Ensemble Interface und seine erste Arbeit im White Cube, Musiktheater und die Freiheit, Dinge neu zu denken. Link zum Artikel Background image: Photo by Marc Krause, courtesy Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt

KLANGMØBIL#4_BIG ORCHESTRA : SOUND MOVES AND SHOCKS!

Posted By info / July, 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Sound moves and shocks in Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt! That’s the mission of KlangMøbil, a performance, sound installation and concert all in one. Want to take one hit? Here are shots of KlangMøbil#4_Big Orchestra, and a video interview with sound sculptor Hans van Koolwijk, to enjoy with extracts of the performance.

TWO WORLD PREMIERES AT TRANSIT FESTIVAL

Posted By info / June, 13, 2019 / 0 comments

Interface debuts at Transit with two world premieres and a cutting-edge program! We’re definitely walking on a Razor’s Edge here, as titles Wieland Hoban’s brand new piece, featuring Interface together with the electric guitar of Nico Couck. Belgian composer Maya Verlaak is for the first time to be heard at Transit too, with a world…