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Fri 19 03
Live Stream Premiere Festival
9.30 pm

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Streamed live from radialsystem Berlin and Boxwerk Munich. Available in radar on the radialsystem website until March 28, 2021. In English and German.

ID Festival: Eternal Valley

Livestream Concert Performance by VKKO
VKKO - Eternal Valley
VKKO - Eternal Valley © Steffi Rettinger
The techno classic ensemble VKKO is a sound  machine and a now orchestra. In flamboyant,  sweaty concerts with a physically challenging character, they convey an exciting new interpretation of classical musical traditions. For the ID Festival, they are developing together with some

actors a programme in the spirit of Gogol and Ionesco. The musical and theatrical performance will focus on questions such as: What controversial energy can absurdity reveal in composed or improvised music? How absurd has the classical concert business become or remained?

Now in its fifth year, the ID Festival reflects on the complex relationships between Israelis and Germans living in Germany and the questions they pose to one another. Under the artistic

direction of Ohad Ben-Ari, this anniversary edition examines the absurdities of our daily lives.

 

More information about the festival you can find here https://idfestival.de/

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  • Composition and conducting Christopher Verworner und Claas Krause
  • Performance Meik Van Severen und Johannes Lange
  • Direction Philip Seybold

Quotes

"...the craziest orchestra in Bavaria" Bayerischer Rundfunk, PULS   "How can you still make revolutionary music today? The Verworner Krause Chamber Orchestra comes very close because they play techno. That this combination is not so far fetched is shown by the coherence of their compositions." Süddeutsche Zeitung

Framework programme

Programme Friday 8 p.m. "On Time": Instant Composition Livestream Performance, Or Solomon and the Lightning Orchestra. 9:30 p.m. "Eternal Valley": Livestream concert performance, VKKO 11 pm "Wu Seyen di Chayes?": Performance in livestream, world premiere by ANALI GOLDBERG. "(In)Between Israel and Germany - CONVERSATIONS" Programme Saturday 8 p.m. "Virtual SHIUR Transcending Freedom: A Pre-Passover Experience For Everyone Who Hates Being Put In A Box!": Performance and Immersive Experience // Livestream. 9 p.m. "Box Salon.": Song performance, livestream from Boxwerk Munich with songs by John Dowland and Kurt Weill. 10 p.m. "The Code": Live Painting Performance in Livestream with Marchissio, Cosimo Miorelli and Claudia Eisinger // Premiere

Credits

Supported by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, the Berlin Senate Chancellery for Culture and Europe, the Friedrichshain - Kreuzberg District Office and the Szloma Albam Foundation. Awarded by the European Festival Association with the "EFFE Label". Patronage: Minister of State Prof. Monika Grütters MdB Media partners: Ask Helmut, Exberliner, rbb Kultur, Spitz Magazin, tip Berlin and VAN Magazin.

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