Posts Tagged Gregory Emfietzis

Sisyphus Distressing

Sisyphus Distressing

A music & theatre performance bringing to life a narrative based on the myth of Sisyphus: an avant-garde sonic environment full of experimental, theatrical and visual elements, intersecting with the absurd narration of the well-known myth.

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L’antigonie

L’antigonie

A piece of contemporary music and dance by the Consensus Dance Company, attempting to re-contextualise the myth of Antigone. It explores the physicality of the characters as well as the embodiment of frustration and tragedy.

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Metapraxis V: the DIY series

Metapraxis V: the DIY series

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&NR=1&v=E7UJV3EtFgQ] The fifth Metapraxis projects presents the DIY series, a series of closely related works by Gregory Emfietzis, exploring the theatricality of music performance.

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Metapraxis IV: … a dream [within a dream]v …

Metapraxis IV: … a dream [within a dream]v …

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=C2EGUXKCz8k] The fourth Metapraxis project includes live music performance, dead electronics, dead video projections (which seem to come alive every now and then), living and dead composers, some dead instruments and a ghost messing around… Works by: Samuel Barber, Gregory Emfietzis, Bright Sheng, Caroline Wilkinson Scenography by:

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Liquid Evolution

Liquid Evolution

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-bPIP0uauA&feature=plcp&list=FLq9qNXhmaBf3VHqQkXF0I-A] Composer Gregory Emfietzis and choreographer Mariana Lucia Marquez weave together sound and movement developed from her daily dance meditations by Lavender Pond and the Thames in South East London. In dialogue with musicians Myrto Loulaki (singer, multi-instrumentalist) and Guilermina Chivite (violin) of Metapraxis Ensemble, Marquez renders

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