CONCERT WITH HANOI-BERLIN PROJECT AT GOETHE INSTITUT HANOI
The Ensemble with 10 musicians from Hanoi and Berlin is playing their own compositions and improvisations
10 musicians, 2 capitals from 2 continents: Hanoi ° Berlin are a unique gathering of kindred spirits from Vietnam and Germany who are playing experimental and improvised music, together they are exploring these genres. Their focus is set on string and percussion instruments which are combined with analogue and digital instruments and techniques that promise a fascinating sound experience in total. Electronic and acoustic sounds meet each other and are formed into an experimental symbiosis in which Western and Vietnamese as well as customized instruments are made use of.
The ensemble is playing two concerts in Vietnam in the end of October which are set in the framework of the Vu Dan Tan exhibition at Goethe-Institut (8.10. – 28.10.2016). The group will do collective improvisations as well as perform three pieces which Tran Kim Ngoc, Andrea Neumann and Burkhard Beins developed for this specific context. They are based on compositional sketches made by Vu Dan Tan. On 22. October 2016, the ensemble will play the first concert at Goethe-Institut. The second concert takes place on 27 October 2016 in Hoi An.
The ensemble Hanoi ° Berlin is coordinated by Burkhard Beins and Kim Ngoc Tran.
The composer and performer Burhard Beins already performed experimental and New Music at the end of the 1980s. He developed his own techniques and is therefore one...
ART & YOUR SOCIAL STATUS
On September 22, 2016, TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network, in cooperation with DomDom, The Hub For Experimental Music & Art is holding a three-day Art program called “Art & Your Social Status” to celebrate World Rhino Day.
People express their social status through different means around the world. In recent years, a growing number of people have started using rhinoceros horn as a symbol of power. Many key consumers of rhino horn use it for medicinal purposes, while others give it as a gift to strengthen personal and professional connections. But this demand is the driving force behind the poaching of rhinos, threatening them with extinction in Africa and Asia.
At the core of the Art program is a contemporary art exhibition, named “Gravity” displaying...
CONCERT WITH THE HANOI NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE
18. | 19.06.2016, 8 PM
Goethe-Institut Hanoi, 56-58 Nguyen Thai Hoc
Free admission (no tickets)
The Hanoi New Music Ensemble (HNME) was founded in 2015 by the initiative of the composer Vu Nhat Tan, violinist Pham Truong Son, the composer Tran Kim Ngoc and the American conductor Jeff von der Schmidt. The new group is eager to bring Vietnamese and international contemporary music to a broad Vietnamese public. HNME is currently supported by DomDom, which is the hub for experimental music & art in Hanoi.
On two evenings, contemporary compositions from all over the world will be presented with special emphasis on works of Vietnamese composers. The extraordinary style of the artists gives the music scene of Vietnam a new and unique voice. Besides instruments of the European classical...
CONCERT: ENDLESS THREAD
VIETNAM GOETHE INSTITUTE AND DOMDOM – THE HUB FOR EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC& ART PROUDLY PRESENT
“ENDLESS THREAD”- A CONCERT OF “HANOI NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE”
Viện Goethe Hà Nội
56-58 Nguyễn Thái Học
Free Admission (no tickets)
ENDLESS THREAD is a chamber concert of compositions by contemporary composers of Vietnam and the world through the ages: from quartet Tay Nguyen (Highlands) by Do Nhuan- a composer belong to first generation of Vietnamese contemporary classical music, who was growing up and establishing during the war time (1922-1991) through Mưa (Rain) of Vu Nhat Tan (1970), Journey No.3 by Tran Kim Ngoc (1975-), to Miniatures of Nguyen Minh Nhat- a promising 8.x young composer. Interspersed are three contemporary works...
CONCERTS: LIQUID NAILS
Concerts organized by Domdom and Manzi
Supported by Cultural Development and Exchange Fund (CDEF) | Da Paolo Westlake Restaurant
Communications partner: Hanoi Grapevine
8.00 PM, Saturday, 9th Jan, 2016 at Cotic Art Space, 60 Nguyễn Thái Học, Minh An, Hội An
8.00PM, Monday, 11th Jan, 2016 at Manzi Art Space, 14 Phan Huy Ích, Hà Nội
The duo “Liquid Nails” with Mathias Kristersson and Jakob Riis has existed since 2009, and have been playing concerts in Denmark and Sweden. In Vietnam this time, the concept of “Liquid Nails” will continue developing in dialog with two Vietnamese musicians, đàn tranh player Nguyễn Thanh Thủy, and singer Đoàn Thanh Bình. Where Jakob Riis will be joining the “Liquid Nails VN” performances and Mathias Kristersson...
CONCERT: “GENERATIONS” AT VIETNAM NATIONAL ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Sat, 31 Oct 2015, 8 pm
At Vietnam National Academy of Music
77 Hào Nam, Đống Đa, Hà Nội
Contemporary chamber concert with conductor JEFF VON DER SCHMIDT
1. Vũ Nhật Tân: Quartet “Mùa mưa”
Sông Hồng Chamber Music
2. Đặng Hữu Phúc: Quartet “Pizzicato”
Hoa Sen String Quartet
3. Nguyễn Minh Nhật: Piano quintet “Tiếng Ve”
Sông Hồng Chamber Music
4. Đặng Hồng Anh: “Capriccio Tây Nguyên”
Violon1: Đào Mai Anh, Khánh Linh, Đào Thị Hải
Violon2: Phạm Mai Anh, Thanh Nga, Minh Thịnh
Viola: Nguyễn Anh Tuấn, Trần Kim Giang
Cello: Lê Phan Như Quỳnh, Bùi Hà Miên
5. Trần Kim Ngọc: “Dậy Thì”
Oboe: Việt Cường / Cla: Quốc Bảo / Horn: Quốc Trung
2 Violon: Khánh Linh, Đào Thị Hải/ 2...
CONCERT: “GENERATIONS” AT MANZI ART SPACE
20h00, Thursday, 29th Oct, 2015
Manzi Art Space, 14 Phan Huy Ích, Hà Nội
Đỗ Nhuận: “Tây Nguyên”
Đặng Hồng Anh: “Hội đêm rằm”
Vũ Nhật Tân: “Mưa”
Kim Ngoc: Dậy thì