May 28 & 29 Svjetlana Bukvich scores Carolyn Dorfman Dance's visually stunning tour de force, techno-savvy Interior Designs. Also featured on the program are Ariel Rivka Dance, featured soloists Carrie Ellmore-Tallitsch and Paul Dennis, with special guest works by Sean Curran.
Electroacoustic music by Svjetlana Bukvich with pianist Rob Schwimmer and video artist Igor Molochevski
The concert will be realized during the 31 International Festival Sarajevo “Sarajevo Winter” 2015 INFINITY, and features compositions from Svjetlana Bukvich’s acclaimed new CD – Evolution, as well as works from the Carolyn Dorfman Dance repertoire. The highlight of the evening is the techno savvy Interior Designs – a multimedia tour de force for which Svjetlana Bukvich created the music. The soloist on violin and electric violin is Melika Hadžić, hailing from Amsterdam. Svjetlana Bukvich will perform on keyboards and create electronic music live.
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).
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