SMERALDINA-RIMA & NEST PRESENT:
Tuesday, January 22nd 2013
START: 20:30 sharp!
- Ontwerp: Marijke Loozen
A native of Korea, Okkyung Lee has been developing her own voice in a contemporary cello performance, improvisation and composition. With her solid classical training as a foundation, she incorporates jazz, sounds, korean traditional music, and noise with extended techniques to create her unique blend of music.
Since moving to New York in 2000, she has performed and recorded with numerous artists such as Laurie Anderson, Carla Bozulich, John Butcher, Nels Cline, Chris Corsano, Axel Dörner, John Edwards, Carlos Giffoni, Vijay Iyer, Urs Leimgruber, Thurston Moore, Ikue Mori, Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris, Evan Parker, Wadada Leo Smith, Tyshawn Sorey, C Spencer Yeh and John Zorn to name a few.
Sheldon Siegel is the free jazz strafstudie improvisation ensemble of Erik Heestermans, Gerard Herman & Gino Coomans. They operate mainly as a trio, but have played with guests such as Roscoe Mitchell, John Butcher, Audrey Lauro, Peter Jacquemyn, Cassis Cornuta, Leo Coomans and Kris Vanderstraeten Trio.
After a few CDRs on Reeshønd and a split LP on Kraak, they recently released ‘Grève Totale’, a double LP resulting from a residency at Scheld’Apen. A tape with recordings from their 2010 European tour will be out soon on House Of Alchemy.