MEET THE PROS | SIMONE FARACI: Electronic music performance beyond clubbing

09 Feb 2022
18:30 to 20:30
09 Feb

MEET THE PROS | SIMONE FARACI: Electronic music performance beyond clubbing

in collaboration with MINUS - Improvisation Collective

Electronic music performance has a long history and a large number of different practices all over the world.

In this masterclass Simone Faraci will go through his experience as an electronic music performer and sound artist, exploring the vast possibilities of working with electronic music.

After a short live performance with another member of his electronic improvisation collective Minus, he will discuss the technical aspects of building a set for a live performance and using the electronic musical instruments as expressive tools.

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Simone Faraci is a musician and sound artist based in Bologna, Italy. His work so far has been oriented towards improvisation, music for theater and contemporary dance, acousmatic music, soundscapes, and didactics. As an improviser, he performed, among others, with Francesco Giomi and Alvin Curran. He is currently developing his research on electroacoustic improvisation with MINUS, a collective based in Bologna of which he is a founding member. He has released 3 albums with Minus and a solo album. He is the coordinator of the educational activities for Tempo Reale.