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Oori Shalev

Combines sensitive improvisation with digital machinery. Plays Indian, middle-Eastern and Western percussions. Works include, as composer: To Sing a Forest (2007, with Amelia Cuni, Seth Josel and Junko Wada). Installations: Baumberauschen (Berlin 2007), Sotavento (Mexico, Italy, Germany, 2006). Percussionist: with Anat Tuvia (2006 Morgenland Festival),4th Race (2007, Musicastrada Italy). Drummer: Tabula rasa, avant-free jazz trio, Israel 1998-02. Nigun Atik, Modern Jewish Quintet, Israel 2001-02. Russian Free Jazz Festival, with Michael Agre and Sergey Letov, Tel-Aviv 2002. Drummer in the free improvisation scene in Houston (Sep

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------------------------------------------------------------------------ ”... sotavento comprehends a global landscape, an hyper-garden, a space in short-circuit. It is an ecology of resources that establish new interdependencies...” - Philippe Zulaica - Digital Biotopie ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ”these strike me as employing technology in service of an idea, rather than using ideas to justify the deployment of technology.” - Manifest Density ------------------------------------------------------------------------ ”This is a beautiful interconnection of electronics hardware and software design, with art, music, nature (wind and trees), and chaos.” ------------------------------------------------------------------------
Primary Instrument

Percussion

Location

Berlin

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Clinic/Workshop Information

Technology and Arts (sensor/maxmsp/real-time networking/light/sound)

Albums

Gamla Tarang
Gamla Tarang

2008
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