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Scenius [at] Berlin Otis Sandsjö – Brad Henkel Duo | ACUD Macht neu

OPENING ACT

Klonis-Sideris-Christodoulou Trio

SCREENING

IMPROVISATIONS IN PARALLEL MODE
DIR. PETROS KOLOTOUROS

Location

Athens Conservatoire 

Date

12 June 2019

ACUD MACHT NEU and Scenius present Otis Sandsjö (Y-Otis) & Brad Henkel , an acoustic duo improvisational concert exhibiting the dynamic aesthetic of the saxophone and trumpet and the ambient reverb of the iconic ACUD backyard.

Otis Sandsjö
… is a Berlin-based Swedish saxophonist/composer. In his debut album Y-OTIS he is joining forces with keyboardist Elias Stemeseder, bassist Petter Eldh and drummer Tilo Weber achieving a forward-reaching, multilayered collection of eight originals penned by Sandsjö and produced by Sandsjö and Eldh. What you get is a form of “liquid jazz”, born in an era where the understanding of jazz as a musical language has evolved way beyond the concept of the previous “modern”

Brad Henkel
… is an experimental trumpeter/composer/improviser from California living in Berlin.His work integrates composition and improvisation with new and innovative instrumental techniques and performance art. He maintains a busy schedule performing contemporary and improvised music in venues throughout the United States and Europe. In 2011 he co-founded Prom Night Records, an artist run record label based in the United States which, to date, has twenty one releases.

Stefan Lingg
… is the co-presenter of the Radio show “Pattern Dissection” at Cashmere Radio Berlin, dedicated to records that deliver sounds usually meant to be experienced live. Subsequently curating ,organising and presenting concerts of improvised nature in different venues in Berlin. He also co-founded the DJ collective Tomorrow’s Relics.

Alexis Ra
… is the co-presenter of the Cashmere Radio show “Hi Point Low Life” showcasing jazz composition juxtaposed with electronic expression, blended with soundscapes, afro beats, improvised music and spoken word.
Founded the concert series “Scenius” and the “Cashmere Sessions” series hosting Berlin and visiting artists at the Cashmere studios

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