D/B is delighted to present the premiere live performance of a special new collaboration between two great musicians: the Japanese classically trained guitarist Takeshi Nishimoto and Christoph Berg. While they are still working on recordings for their first release together, they will reveal an exclusive insight of their combined sound at Spektrum, Neuköllns premiere artspace which recently celebrated its 1st anniversary.
Christoph Berg is a composer and sound artist currently living and working in Berlin focusing on fragile acoustic chamber music compositions that can be recorded and performed as a one man ensemble. Besides, he is member of several collaborative projects, joins friends on tour to help performing their works every now and again and works as a studio musician. Also releases music as Field Rotation.
Takeshi Nishimoto (born in Fukuoka, Japan) is a classically-trained guitarist and composer who is conversant with European, Northern Indian, and American jazz classical traditions. In addition to collaborations with diverse artists late sitar master Rahul Sakyaputra to I’m Not a Gun associate John Tejada, Nishimoto has also performed extensively as a solo artist. Nishimoto’s second solo album, Lavandula was released from Berlin based Record Label, Sonic Pieces in 2013.
Takeshi Nishimoto & Christoph Berg
Decks: D/B Sound System
Saturday 9th July 2016 | Doors 19:00 Start 20:00
SPEKTRUMberlin | Bürknerstraße 12 | 12047 Berlin-Neukölln