SEIJIRO MURAYAMA, SEPPE GEBRUERS, LEO DUPLEIX
Electronics, Electronics, Drums
Seijiro Murayama : Born in 1957, in Nagasaki, Japan,
percussionist, drummer, worked with Fred Frith, Tom Cora, Keiji Haino,
KK Null between 1980 and 1998. Since 1999 he lives and works in France.
He collaborated (with some contemporary-dance, theater, performance groups)
as a composer-musician.
Seppe Gebruers (1990) is a Belgian pianist, improviser and composer.
The homeland music scene is already acquainted with his name, due to
his delivered work in the eclectic Jazz septet ‘Ifa y Xango’ (winner of
‘Jong Jazztalent Gent’), the piano duo with Erik Vermeulen, named
‘Antiduo’, Bambi Pang Pang feat. Andrew Cyrille (who played with Cecil
Taylor, Coleman Hawkins, John Coltrane and others), his microtonal
piano trio Seppe Gebruers Trio (with Paul Lovens and Hugo Antunes),
Nest, and many others...
Léo Dupleix : Born in Paris (1988), Lived in Japan for a year, and is
now based in Paris.Electronic musician, piano player, mainly working in
the improvised and experimental fields. He uses,computer, contact
microphones, speakers, electronic devices, Pianet (electric piano from
the 70’s), synthesizers, field recordings, to create his
music.(Collaborations with: Tetuzi Akiyama, Toshimaru Nakamura, Naoto
Yamagishi, Lauri Hyvarinen, Ura Hiroyuki, Simon Roy Christensen,
Tomoyoshi Date, Laurens Smet, Yuta Kawasaki...)
microphones and feedback, objects
Based in Berlin and London,
Cyclist and artist Daichi Yoshikawa is interested in the spaces we can
construct together through the intensities of live performance.
His practice is feedback. His work is the push and pull of extremes:
pitch, volume and gesture.
Collaborations with : Paul Abbott, Seymour Wright.
Lauri Hyvärinen (b. 1986) is a guitar player from Helsinki, FInland.
For most of his life he has concentrated on experimental and improvised
music as well as noise. He works to find a balance between an
instrumental impulse and a respect for silence and presence. Besides
his solo ventures Hyvärinen has played with musicians such as Ilia
Belorukov, Tommi Keränen, Jone Takamäki, Alan Wilkinson, Jack Wright,
Morishige Yasumune and Naoto Yamagishi. Hyvärinen has performed in
Europe, Japan, Russia and the Baltics.