This week I am heading to Marseille, France for what should be a lovely evening of solo’s and a duo with wonderful Spanish composer/performer Clara de Asís. The event takes place on Wednesday, May 16 at Zoème as part of the Ernestine Series.
Full event details can be found here.
Next weekend, May 12 – 13 James Rushford and i (Ora Clementi) will perform at a wonderful 2-day festival FOCUS presented by Ina-GRM in Paris. We are thrilled and honoured to present our work at this very special 2-day event alongside an incredible program of artists; Ellen Arkbro (SW), Stíne Janvin (NO), David Rosenboom (US), Pierre Henry (FR), Eliane Radigue (FR) and Bernard Parmegiani (FR).
Our performance takes place on the evening of Saturday May 12 at le Centquatre-Paris .
This weekend i am pleased to perform in my duo with Oren Ambarchi at the Borderline Festival in Athens. This 5-day event is presented this year in partnership with the Onassis Cultural Centre and events take place at several venues throughout the centre of Athens. Oren and i will perform at the OCC Upper Stage on Sunday, April 22 as part of the closing events. Full details here.
I am back in Tokyo this week to work on a few things and to perform with two incredible musicians! On Saturday April 7 i will perform two duos – one with Tetuzi Akiyama and the one with Toshimaru Nakamura. This event marks an ongoing collaboration with Akiyama and my first time collaborating with Nakamura. I am feeling very grateful and really looking forward to this night.
The event takes place in Shimokitazawa at OTOOTO and it is a nice earlier show, beginning at 19:00.
I am absolutely blissed out to be part of the upcoming Inland (18.3) concert this coming Sunday, March 11. The event, titled There Are Many Shades Of Blue, And It Is Difficult To Say Which They Are, will feature a new solo work from me alongside a new work by Francis Plagne and two works by historic composers that i greatly admire – Criss-Cross (2013) by Alvin Lucier and Motore Immobile (1979) by Giusto Pio. The latter works will be performed by incredible musicians and dear friends Oren Ambarchi, Alex Garsden, Francis Plagne, Lizzy Welsh and Rohan Drape. Best of all, it’s a later afternoon show! i don’t think this could be any better. Full details here.
Last week I had a lovely conversation with David Perron from Free Form Freakout which led to this very nice 2-hour feature on my work – FFFoxy Podcast #114. It’s a great overview of my recordings with some bits & bobs about me in between.
I will be in Singapore next week as a guest of the Playfreely festival. On December 9th i will give a talk/workshop at Black Axis – discussing my practice and leading exercises and discussions about listening and how our perceptions and personal experiences impact our creative decisions and work.
I will then join a fabulous roster of artists for the main festival on Dec 13 + 14 for two days of performances and collaborations. Featuring: Alice Hui-Sheng Chang (TA), Sachiko M (JP), Yoshimio (JP), Mette Rasmussen (DK) and more!