The excellent Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company returns to NYC featuring its newest techno savvy tour de force, INTERIOR DESIGNS, set to Svjetana Bukvich's acclaimed score.
Svjetlana Bukvich: Works from EVOLUTION and other stories Svjetlana Bukvich (minimoog, piano, voice) brings her signature sound to Roulette in a boundary-defying set featuring compositions from EVOLUTION, her recent release on PARMA’s Big Round Records. Electric guitars, synthesizers, strings, voices, and tuning of her design tell stories through one-of-a-kind exploits in intonation, timbre, and rhythm, along with new media works that feature opera mixed with “all manners of noise” (The Star-Ledger).
The Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company returns to its roots featuring its newest techno savvy tour de force, INTERIOR DESIGNS set to Svjetana Bukvich's acclaimed score
AMERICAN FESTIVAL OF MICROTONAL MUSIC (AFMM), under the direction of Johnny Reinhard, and Jurica Jelic and the Museum of Knin in Croatia, present a four-night series in the Fortress of Knin August 21-24 at 7 P.M. Admission is free at the door for each night. International composer musicians participating include Tolgahan Cogulu (guitar) of Turkey, Jeroen Paul Thesseling (electric 7-string fretless bass) of The Netherlands, Liburn Jupolli (keyboards) of Kosovo, Angelos Quetzalcoatl (guitar) of Mexico, and Svjetlana Bukvich (minimoog) of New York, formerly of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Additionally, Jurica Jelic (guitar/bass) of Croatia, and Johnny Reinhard (bassoon) of New York, the two Directors of this Festival, join in the concertizing. Musicologist Carol Baron will introduce the proceedings with a talk about the UNIVERSE SYMPHONY by Charles Ives before the mammoth composition is listened to by the audience in the form of the recording. The guest musicians will introduce themselves to the audience on the opening night with a solo on their instruments. Over the next three nights, there will be much beauty, surprise, and awesomeness, presented by virtuosi in all manner of combination.
Sounds Like: Goran Bregović, Kate Bush, 1 Giant Leap, Angelo Badalamenti, Laurie Anderson
Label: Big Round Records, Innova Recordings, Pitch, Naked Ear Records
Bio: "one of the most interesting electronic writers around" (SoundWordSight), Svjetlana Bukvich grew up during the wildly active music scene in Sarajevo's eighties, with Arabian horses and four major religions at her doorstep. Integrating cutting-edge technology with tuning of her own design and her ...See Full Bio