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Yodelling is often associated with schlagers or tiroler kitsch, less so with traditional folk singing stemming from mountain areas. Yet, as a particular singing technique that alternates quickly between head and chest voice, it appears in a much wider range of singing cultures too.
Yodelling gives a foundation to explore the vocal apparatus, the musical cry, and dissonant harmonics that also have appealed to a lot of experimental music since it proposes alternative ways of using the voice. On 22nd and 23rd November 2014 a yodel intensive is organised to explore this technique as a basis for singing, working with visual scores, alpine technique, african yodelling, american yodelling and improvised
For the ghost detector, a coil (like the antenna of a radio but with no tuning magnet) is constructed using fine copper wire around a cylindrical object of the users choice: preferably cylindrical in shape, and preferably a “charged” object (one with personal meaning or of natural origin. Examples include an animal bone, a sex toy, a sacrificial knife, but really any cylindrical object will produce results).
Musician, author, and spiritual teacher Nikolas Schreck teaches a rare two-day course in the magical art of applying ritual magic, consciousness alteration and spiritual initiation to music
17.04.2015 RAMLEH + TBA
25.04.2015 JOKE LANZ / GRETA CHRISTENSEN / THE REVENGE OF THE ROTTEN JELLYFISH / JEALOUSY PARTY
15.05.2015 DAVID PALLISER / ANTHONY PATERAS / + TBA
FREE TO ATTEND Workshop on phenomenology, experimental music interpretation and collective improvisation. http://editionsmego.com/release/SOMA003-1