12 August / FRIDAY / 19.00–19.30 / Multimedia hall / Laboratory of Culture – Różana 2
Johnny Chang & Mike Majkowski – lllogical Harmonies
Berlin-based composer-performer JOHNNY CHANG engages in extended explorations surrounding the relationships of sound/listening and the in-between areas of improvisation, composition and performance.
Johnny is part of the Wandelweiser composers collective. He currently collaborates with: Peter Ablinger, Antoine Beuger, Lucio Capece, d’Incise, Claudia Garbe, Catherine Lamb, Hannes Lingens, Radu Malfatti, Mike Majkowski, Chris Newman, Koen Nutters, Morten J Olsen, Michael Pisaro, Derek Shirley, Rishin Singh, Taku Sugimoto, Takako Suzuki, Stefan Thut, Manfred Werder.
As composer and performer, his articulated performances have been featured in: Moment Musicaux (Aarau), Sonic Acts Festival / DNK(Amsterdam), Q-O2 workspace (Brussels), reiheM (Cologne), Donaueschinger Musiktage (Donaueschingen), Wandelweiser Klangraum (Düsseldorf), cave12 (Geneva), Stark Bewölkt (Hamburg), Cafe OTO (London), The Wulf (Los Angeles), Klang im Turm (Munich), Umlaut Festival (Berlin&Paris), Dotolim (Seoul), Crow with No Mouth (St Paul, Minneapolis), rhiz / Reheat Festival (Vienna) to various experimental music series/venues in Berlin such as ausland, Errant Bodies, Labor Sonor, Quiet Cue, MaerzMusik, N.K., Studio 8, Sophiensaele, Uferstudios, WestGermany.
Since November 2010, Johnny Chang and Koen Nutters initiated and co-curates Konzert Minimal which presents performances and events centered around the music of the Wandelweiser group.