Art's Birthday 2005 Network
Radio Kinesonus – Arts Birthday 2005 Special
18:00 - 21:30 CET - 17:00 - 20:30 GMT - 02:00 - 05:30 JST
In the beginning, you will listen to various sounds in the room where people get together, talk, eat/drink and prepare playing. Also, the transmitter outside of the building "Goethe Gallery
Tokio" will bring some street noises to the radio receiver. Whenever someone wants playing, however, the microphones will be switched only to the audio input for play. Probably after 19:00 CET (18:00 GMT), the artists will start their play.
At 20:00 CET (19:00 GMT, they will concentrate themselves into their live performance for the Ars Acustica Special Evening and Kunstradio until 21:30 CET (20:30 GMT). So far, five artists and some guest observers will be there in person, and three artists will join the party virtually (on line).
Takumi Fujimura is an experienced artist in experimental music and various type of performance arts. He plans to use old Chinese percussions with his team players of saxophone.
Hiroshi Hasegawa is a member of Radio Kinesonus and has also been quite well known as 'ASTRO' in the noise music community.
Masahiro Koyanagi is a rising experimental musician who is interested in using lowtech electronics. He plays electric guitar as a sensor of vibration and electromagnetic waves.
Tetsuo Kogawa is a founder of Radio Kinesonus and has been involved in various experiments of airwaves not only from radio communication but also radio art.
Keith de Mendonca (London) is a sound artist, a music critic and an ideosyncratic collector of experimental music LP/CDs. Recently, he has been involved in several soundscape projects and experiments.
Jacques Foscia (Brussels) is an unique radio artist using vintage shortwave radio receivers and also a very experimental clarinetist.