The Music Hackspace Performances @ Hack the Barbican is an event curated by Blanca Regina, on the 15th of August from 19:00 till 23:00pm. Club Stage, Barbican Centre- Free entrance.
On this occasion, 6 acts by various artists showcase and perform audiovisual pieces that illustrate the diversity of practices and aesthetics of the Music Hackspace. The event will be presented by Jean-Baptiste Thiebaut, who co-founded Music Hackspace in 2011. Artists include in order of live acts for the event:
ʻLive voice ʼ by Iris Garrelfs http://www.irisgarrelfs.com/
Iris Garrelfs presents a vocal project, where uses her voice and processes it developing an abstraction that in the end comes to release the voice into a new configuration.
Blanca Regina and Leafcutter John, Improvisation with special guest Steve Beresford
The duo of Blanca Regina and Leafcutter John engages improvisation, technology and live sound and video.Voices, glitches, objects and visuals are the main elements for this playful audio-visual performance.Throughout this year they've performed at Music Hackspace several times, developing a multi sensorial improvisation that follows the path of the unexpected, melting their identities with animalistic and other-world creatures.
Sharon Gal “solo performace”
Sharon Gal is a cross-disciplinary artist, performer and experimental musician. Her practice involves vocal and electronics, free improvisation, collaborative group & site
specific performances, field recordings and radio broadcasts. Sharon Gal proposes a performance where she will be doing a set for voice and electronics.
More info at http://musichackspace.org/musichackspace-performanceshackthebarbican-15th-august-barbican-centre/