THREE EVENINGS - MUSIC AND MIGRATION
How does music reflect border crossings and exile experiences worldwide? Which sound is it that turns music into a political instrument against our walled world? Sound meets lecture meets party: Three evenings on music and movement.
BEATS ACROSS BORDERS
Berlin Lecture by and with Josh Kun Music Farahnaz Hatam, Milad Khawam, Abdallah Rahhal, DJ Ghanaian Stallion, BSMG
Afterwards talk with Manuela Bojadzijev, Silvia Fehrmann and Josh Kun
In this hybrid musical lecture, cultural historian Josh Kun will explore the politics of 21st century migration. Based on his research in Berlin, Lampedusa, and Tijuana, Kun has been studying how forced movement across borders changes the way the world sounds.
VALERIE RENAY IN CONCERT
YOUR OWN SHADOW – MUSIC FOR FAST MOVING CLOUDS
Album-Release-Performance by and with Valerie Renay
French-Caribbean producer Valerie Renay mixes electronic empowerment with hymnic ecstasy over synths, guitars and hypnotic basslines. A ritual concert with punk attitude - »somewhere between Charlotte Gainsburg and Malaria« (Siegessäule).
Concert by and with Vernesa Berbo and Balkan Boys
Each new culture brings as gifts its emotions and its stories. Musicians from the Thuringian Balkan Forest seek with actress Vernesa Berbo the new in traditional Balkan music: jazz, Roma music, soul, folk and schliwowitza meet unchecked.