Posted in dance | music | tour dates on December 12, 2009


...a very special live performance that is happening this weekend in New York City. One of the true pioneers of electronic music will be here, none other than Hans-Joachim Roedelius. As you know, Roedelius' work in Cluster and Harmonia is legendary, these two groups being hailed by everyone from David Bowie to Brian Eno, who would later record with these Krautrock giants and continue to collaborate with Roedelius. Roedelius will be performing in a duo with the pianist Alessandra Celletti. These two incendiary musicians are doing a small tour in support of their new Transparency Records release Sustanza di Cose Sperata, and if you buy a pair of advance tickets here at [Other Music] or at the door, Transparency will give you a free copy of the CD as well.
More info courtesy of Other Music, below...

There were two shows in California (three dates total on the "tour")....

The reviews from the West Coast performances have been great, both of Celletti's opening set for piano and vocal (originals as well as pieces by Glass and Satie -- she is perhaps the preeminent Satie interpreter today), and of Roedelius and Celletti's set for electronics, piano and vocals, which includes a stunning version of the Eno/Moebius/Roedelius track "By This River." The show, at the beautiful Saint Peter's Church, promises to be one of the highlights of the season, and we and our friends at Transparency hope you will join us in welcoming the duo to town.

SAINT PETERS CHURCH: 619 Lexington Avenue NYC
$20 Tickets | Doors at 7:30PM | Show at 8:15PM



Comments (9)

Great photo. Who took it?

I really enjoyed Harmonia's set at ATP-NY in 2008.

Posted by Anonymous | December 12, 2009 3:38 PM

"Great photo. Who took it?"

I don't know. Was it you? If not, you'll have to ask Hans.

Posted by brooklynvegan | December 12, 2009 4:03 PM

now that's a photo!

Posted by Anonymous | December 12, 2009 4:39 PM


Posted by Anonymous | December 13, 2009 2:11 AM

One of the wisest, most imaginative and creative German composers ever. Do not miss this!

Posted by Crosseyed Sniper | December 13, 2009 3:10 PM

that man has hands FULL of kitties, it's so incredibly good, I feel full of joy now. Happy Holidays!

Posted by Heather | December 14, 2009 11:54 AM

What you can't see in this picture is that he's just leaning over to feed his gigantic pet python. Mmmm, dinner time!

Posted by Anonymous | December 14, 2009 2:43 PM

haha or maybe he's got a mincer machine on the table in front of him and its gonna be the next scene outta SAW 7...

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