Electronic Music Lab
Curated by Takuro Mizuta Lippit
Saturday, May 8, 2010
Call (212) 715-1258 for the 2-day pass. See below for details.
STEIM, the Amsterdam-based music laboratory of experiments in electronic sound and instruments, lands in New Amsterdam! For 40 years now, STEIM (Studio of Electro-Instrumental Music) has fostered international collaborations between composers, musicians, engineers, installation artists, DJs and VJs and has been a breeding ground for the creation of high- and low-tech musical tools for live performance.
For this performance, STEIM’s Artistic Director, Takuro Mizuta Lippit, has assembled a lineup of groundbreaking international artists from STEIM’s roster, including:
• Yutaka Makino (Japan/Germany): A composer and technical wizard who has pioneered the blending of music, sculpture and architecture
• ABATTOIR: A duo comprised of Audrey Chen (U.S.)—vocalist, cellist and analog electronics musician/composer and Robert van Heumen (Netherlands)—a composer and tinkerer equally at home with a keyboard or a joystick
• A collaboration between digital media composer Yannis Kyriakides (Netherlands) and guitarist Andy Moor (U.K./ Netherlands) of the legendary Dutch punk band The Ex
• dj sniff (Japan/Netherlands), a.k.a. Takuro Mizuta Lippit—turntable musician and Artistic Director of STEIM
Tickets$18/$15 Japan Society members
(for STEIM CONCERT: Electronic Music Lab only)
2-day pass (includes STEIM Artist Talk + demo)
$25/$20 Japan Society members
To purchase the 2-day pass, please call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 6 pm, Weekends 11 am - 5 pm.
To purchase STEIM CONCERT: Electronic Music Lab tickets only, Buy Tickets Online or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 6 pm, Weekends 11 am - 5 pm.
Special thanks to the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York.
Photos: © Christine Sehnaoui. © Remi Goule.