We are playing at the
Greatest Hits Festival at Kampnagel in Hamburg.
Friday, November 18, 18:00, K4
Nelly Boyd plays
Alvin Lucier: Criss-Cross (2013) for two electric guitars
John Cage: Four6 (1992) for any way of producing sounds
Morton Feldman: Durations 2 (1961) for cello and piano
James Tenney: (night) (1971) for percussion perhaps, or…
Players are Moxi Beidenegl, Robert Engelbrecht, Jan Feddersen, Johann Popp
Saturday, November 19, 19:30, K6
Boyds Elektro Gitarren Orchester plays
James Tenney: Septet for six electric guitars and bass (1981)
Players are Robert Engelbrecht, Markus Lipka, Fiona McKenzie, Johann Popp, Jim Sudmann, Geka Winkler – guitars, Stefan Link – bass, Jan Feddersen – conductor
Before and after us
Ensemble Resonanz performs other works by Tenney, Pauline Oliveros and Elliot Sharp.
Blurred Edges festival comes around and we will play at our old cherished venue, the Christianskirche, on Wednesday, June 8, 20:00
We are happy to have our old friends and colleagues
Matthieu Philippe De l‘Isle and Adrien Kanter, a. k. a. eddie135 from Paris with us, as well as original Nelly Moxi Beidenegl, and we commissioned new pieces from them. The programme so far:
eddie135: Oscillations in spaceComposition for cello, 2 oscillators, 2 guitars, and computer
Continental drift, winds, tides and migratory movements
Moxi Beidenegl: L´eterna avventuraGuitars, piano, contact microphones, voices
Jan Feddersen: (N. N.)5 electric guitars
Robert Engelbrecht: Notturnovoice, tape, instruments
In addition we will perform some unpublished songs by
Christian Wolff and maybe other things, too. More info soon!
It should be an extended evening. Come and drift.
blurred edges 2016 wird gefördert von der Kulturbehörde der Freien und Hansestadt Hamburg und der Hamburgischen Kulturstiftung
Design: Chris Zander, Photo: Christina Hansen
Boyds Elektro Gitarren Orchester will play at
Westwerk, Hamburg, on Saturday, March 19, at 9 PM.
On the programme two compositions for 8 electric guitars, electric bass and drums by
Architeuthis (2015) & Nephila (2016, world premiere)
The line-up for this concert consists of:
Guitars: Jann Bövers, Ilhan Cicek, Robert Engelbrecht, Jan Feddersen,
Markus Lipka, Fiona McKenzie, Christian Smukal, Geka Winkler
Drums: Johann Wientjes
Special thanks to
Rückkopplung for amp support (once again)!
Matthieu Philippe de l’Isle cannot come to the concert on Thursday (see below) due to health reasons. So we have to delay the premiere of his piece to another time. Putain!
Still, we have a nice programme, which looks like this:
Matthias Kaul: Some Hot Bottles Coolin’ Down (2015, world premiere) for three performers
Ignacio Fernández-Bollo: Q. K. (2015, world premiere) for organ, guitar, cello, percussion
Jan Feddersen: Slides (2015, world premiere) for three electric guitars with e-bows
Robert Engelbrecht: Nellys Boudoir (2009) version for piano, 2 electric guitars, percussion and tape