Burkhard Beins (analogue synth and live electronics) Phil Durrant (modular synth and live electronics).
Alex Ward (clarinet+guitar),Sharon Gal ( voice+electronics).
Duck Rabbit-Joe Wright (saxophone + electronics), Tom Taylor(piano/electronics,) James Opstad (double bass + electronics).
Sue Lynch ( tenor sax/clarinet), Crystabel Riley (drums).
Phil Durrant and Burkhard Beins have been working together since 1995. Combinations have included a quartet with Rhodri Davies and Michael Renkel, Trio Sowari – with Bertrand Denzler – and a duo. Tonight’s appearance at ‘The Horse’ will see the debut performance of their modular/analogue synth/live electronics project
Voice / Electronics / Free Improvisation / Participatory Performances / Field recordings / Radio / Video/ Mixed media.Performing solo, and on-going collaborations with Steve Beresford, David Toop, Steve Noble, Alex Ward, John Edwards,Phil Minton & Feral Singers, Andie Brown, Yoni Silver, Lina Lapelyte and Anat Ben David.
Alex Ward was born in 1974. He is a composer, improviser, and performing musician. His primary instruments are clarinet and guitar, and he has also performed in public and on recordings on alto sax, piano/keyboards, bass guitar, and as a vocalist. He was based in Oxford from 1992-2000, and since then has lived in London.
His involvement in freely improvised music dates back to 1986, when he met the guitarist Derek Bailey. As an improviser, he was initially principally a clarinettist (sometimes also playing alto sax), but since 2000 he has also been active as an improvising guitarist. On both instruments, hIs longest-standing collaborations in this field have been with the drummer Steve Noble.
duck-rabbit is an innovative experimental ensemble in which each member of the group takes on a dual role as an acoustic and electronic performer. In this setting, all electronic sounds are derived in the moment.
Crystabel Riley (drumset and percussion)
During late naughties Crystabel Riley toured Japan and Europe playing drums and electronics with industrial noise trio Maria and the Mirrors. She is also a pivotal member of ongoing improvisation project Debbie Leggo; a collaboration with Scottish poet Gerry Mitchel and musicians such as Tom Jackson. She has played drums for Micheal Rother and improvised alongside Daniel Thomson, Sue Lynch and John Edwards.
Sue LynchTenor saxophone, clarinet, flute.
Sue Lynch runs ‘The Horse Improvised Music Club’ with Adam Bohman and Hutch Demouilpied. Lynch is currently a member of David Petts-‘Remote Viewers’,with John Edwards, Mark Sanders, Caroline Kraabel , Adrian Northover and David Petts. She also performs with Adam Bohman, Eddie Prevost,Hutch Demouilpied,Richard Sanderson,Steve Noble and Sharon Gal. She has recently performed as part of Tarek Atoui’s ‘Reverse Collection’ at The Tate Modern and Tristan Honsinger. She has also performed with the Cambodian Space Project and Psychedelic Afro Beat Sudanese band ‘The Scorpios’ .
IKLECTIK Art-Lab .
Doors 8.pm-Start 8.30pm. £7/£5
‘Old Paradise Yard’ 20 Carlisle Lane, SE1 7LG London
(On the corner of Carlisle Lane + Royal Street ).
Nearest tube Waterloo.