Arnold Dreyblatt presents the world premiere of new music commissioned by Zinc & Copper in Acud Club on 3 July 2018. Following their popular concerts at Maerz Musik and Berlin Jazzfest, as well as the renowned recording of Ellen Arkbro’s “For Organ and Brass” in 2017, the ensemble now move into a new rhythmic territory with “Zinc & Copper Wired”. Joining them onstage will be percussionist Morten J. Olsen and Dreyblatt himself playing a modified double bass.
Arnold Dreyblatt is an American media artist, composer and professor of Media Art at the Muthesius Academy of Art and Design in Kiel. He is one of the second generation of New York minimal composers, who studied music with Pauline Oliveros, La Monte Young and Alvin Lucier as well as media art with Woody and Steina Vasulka.
Founded by Robin Hayward in 2005, Zinc & Copper has established itself as a pioneering, dynamic and colourful microtonal ensemble. Recent collaborations have included world premieres of pieces by Ellen Arkbro, Amir ElSaffar, Robin Hayward, CC Hennix, Simon Martin, Phill Niblock, Jan-Peter E.R. Sonntag and now – Arnold Dreyblatt.
This special programme, supported by Initiative Neue Musik, also includes a solo set by Dreyblatt and DJ sets from Phonosphere (Jens Strüver & Werner Durand).
AUXXX: ZINC & COPPER WIRED feat. ARNOLD DREYBLATT
Tuesday, 3rd July 2018 | Doors 20:00 CET | Starts 20:00 CET
ACUD MACHT NEU | Veteranenstraße 21 | 10119 Berlin