Hanne Darboven

Organ Concert Opus 1–4 for organ (1979/80) Opus 14a for organ (1983/84) 24 Gesänge Notation by Hanne Darboven Transcription by Friedrich Stoppa for organ Alexander Moosbrugger, organ   Sunday, August 27, 2017, 7 pm Doors open 6.30 pm Epiphanienkirche Knobelsdorffstr. 72 14059 Berlin Charlottenburg (U2 Kaiserdamm, S Westend)   A concert by Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V. in cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof... weiterlesen

SCORES

Works of Music by Visual Artists SCORES Saâdane Afif, Christian Marclay, Ari Benjamin Meyers, Jorinde Voigt Exhibition & Concerts Exhibition: October 28 – November 13, 2016 Opening: October 27, 2016, 7 p.m. Concerts: October 28 & 30, November 13, 2016 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin / Rieckhallen Invalidenstraße 50-51 10557 Berlin SCORES, the latest in the series Works of Music by Visual Artists,... weiterlesen

SCORES – Ari Benjamin Meyers

Ari Benjamin Meyers Who’s Afraid of Sol La Ti? (Invention I) 2016 Daily activation of individual meta-scores by Wojtek Blecharz (composer) and Susanne Fröhlich (recorder) throughout the entire duration of the exhibition, and performance of the entire collection in the final concert.   In his exhibitions and compositions, Ari Benjamin Meyers explores structures that redefine the performative and immaterial side of music and examine the question... weiterlesen

SCORES – Jorinde Voigt

JORINDE VOIGT Song of the Earth 2016   The drawings by Jorinde Voigt, conceived primarily in cycles and called notations and scores by the artist herself, form the core of the artist’s multifaceted oeuvre alongside photographic works, actions, objects and (sound) installations. From Song of the Earth, a projected eight-part cycle of drawings on which Voigt is currently working, the first four chapters are presented in the exhibition: Radical... weiterlesen

SCORES – Christian Marclay

CHRISTIAN MARCLAY Screen Play, Zoom Zoom, To Be Continued   Christian Marclay is known internationally as a virtuoso of ‘sampling’. In his practice, which includes live performances as well as purely visual works, he takes found objects – often carrying a musical connotation – from daily life, the consumer world and mass media, and remixes them in order to generate his art. In Screen Play (2005), black-and-white archival footage taken... weiterlesen

SCORES – Saâdane Afif

Saâdane Afif Vice de forme: Das Kabarett 2016   The installative works by Saâdane Afif often call to mind production processes in music: he works with scores/concepts, song texts, composition, posters and recording media. In a continuous and potentially unfinished process of transformation, and with the incorporation of authors, musicians and performers, the artist generates a fascinating network of relationships and references. The exhibition... weiterlesen

Lindy Annis & Frieder Butzmann

Program accompanying the exhibition And away with the minutes Dieter Roth and Music Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Lindy Annis & Frieder Butzmann Soundsoviel Zeugs Performance This evening, Lindy Annis and Frieder Butzmann slip into the attire of merry Rothianers. And true to their motto Masse und Klasse, they will be absorbed in multi-faceted activities and lots of different kinds of... weiterlesen

Dieter Roth and Music – Talk

Program accompanying the exhibition And away with the minutes Dieter Roth and Music Saturday, April 25, 2015, 6 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Und weg mit den Minuten. Dieter Roth und die Musik Talk with Michel Roth (Musik-Akademie Basel), Gabriele Knapstein (Hamburger Bahnhof), Ingrid Buschmann (Freunde Guter Musik Berlin) Moderation: Thomas Groetz    Read More

Engler sieht Roth #11

Program accompanying the exhibition And away with the minutes Dieter Roth and Music Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 8 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin ENGLER SIEHT ROTH # 11 Minutenkiller Martin Engler and Davíð Þór Jónsson conduct live research with Dieter Roth’s old Bösendorfer grand piano. In continuous contact with Deutschlandradio’s recording engineer in his mobile studio, Engler and Jónsson set off on a quest... weiterlesen

Broken Music / Re:Broken Music

10.04.2014 / 8 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Invalidenstr. 50–51, 10557 Berlin Admission 10 €, reduced 6 € Advance ticket sale: gelbe MUSIK, Schaperstr. 11, 10719 Berlin Tue – Fri  1–6 p.m., Sat 11 a.m.–2 p.m. Milan Knížák – BROKEN MUSIC Assistance: Phaerentz Opening Performance Orchestra – RE:BROKEN MUSIC Milan Knížák, Destroyed Music Foto: Werner Zellien A project... weiterlesen

Works of Music by Visual Artists

A series of events featuring performances and exhibitions of musical works and compositions by visual artists The series »Works of Music by Visual Artists« presents pieces by artists who are internationally known as visual artists. Some of these musical works and compositions have seldom been heard; some are new works commissioned for the series. For the participating artists, the connection between visual arts and music – between visual and acoustic... weiterlesen

Susan Philipsz

01.02. – 04.05.2014 Opening: 31.01.2014, 8 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin / Historic Hall Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Invalidenstr. 50-51, 10557 Berlin Tue, Wed, Fri 10–6, Thu 10–8, Sat, Sun 11–6 Part File Score 24-channel sound installation Twelve ways to describe Hanns Eisler Photo: Nick Ash The sound works by the internationally acclaimed Berlin-based Scottish artist Susan Philipsz are often created for particular... weiterlesen

Lecture and artist talk

29.04.2014 / 7 p.m. Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Invalidenstr. 50-51, 10557 Berlin Program accompanying the exhibition Works of Music by Visual Artists SUSAN PHILIPSZ Part File Score 24-channel sound installation Twelve ways to describe Hanns Eisler Program: Welcome Ingrid Buschmann and Gabriele Knapstein Introduction to the film music compositions of Hanns Eisler with film excerpts with Peter Deeg... weiterlesen

Ryoji Ikeda

28.01. – 09.04.2012 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin | East and West Wing db Composition | Exhibition Fotos: Uwe Walter Japanese composer and visual artist Ryoji Ikeda has conceived an exhibition for the Hamburger Bahnhof that, for the first time, compositionally unites the two symmetrical halls on the upper level of the museum’s east and west wings. The exhibition’s title »db« (abbr. for decibel)... weiterlesen

Egill Sæbjörnsson & Marcia Moraes

21.03.2011 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin | Aktionsraum What Got You Here, Won’t Get You There Performance | Installation (2011) WP Egill Sæbjörnsson, Marcia Moraes – Künstlerische Leitung Egill Sæbjörnsson – Videos, Gesang, Gitarre Áki Ásgeirsson, Egill Sæbjörnsson, Magnús Jensson – Komposition Áki Ásgeirsson, Egill Sæbjörnsson – Arrangements Ensemble Adapter Kristjana Helgadóttir –... weiterlesen

Cory Arcangel

28.11.2010 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Music for Stereos Performance | Composition Live program for the exhibition »Here Comes Everybody« by Cory Arcangel November 30, 2010 – May 1, 2011 On November 28th, the New York artist and musician Cory Arcangel will give his first live performance in Berlin as part of the »Works of Music by Visual Artists« series, which has been produced since 1999 by Freunde... weiterlesen

Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller

14.03. – 17.05.2009 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin / Historical Hall The Murder of Crows (2008) Mixed Media Sound Installation Photo: Roland März With their largest sound installation to date, »The Murder of Crows«, the two Canadian artists Janet Cardiff und George Bures Miller continue the explorations they embarked on in the mid-1990s into the sculptural and physical attributes of sound. In the otherwise... weiterlesen

The Sound of Projection II

07.12.2006 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin The Wonderful World of Ron & Safy, mark II Star Search & Destroy – VJ Safy Sniper VJ Konzert Concert accompanying the exhibition “Jenseits des Kinos:  Die Kunst der Projektion” 22.09.2006 – 25.02.2007 Freunde Guter Musik e.V. in cooperation with Hamburger Bahnhof. Supported by Initiative Neue Musik e.V.  Read More

The Sound of Projection I

06.12.2006 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin QUASAR (2005, DE) Thomas Köhler & Jürgen Reble Film-Musik-Performance Concert accompanying the exhibition “Jenseits des Kinos:  Die Kunst der Projektion” 22.09.2006 – 25.02.2007 Freunde Guter Musik e.V. in cooperation with Hamburger Bahnhof. Supported by Initiative Neue Musik e.V.  Read More

Gordon Monahan

01. & 02.12.2005 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Theremin in the Rain (2005) with Francesca Noia and Vania Rovisco, dance A project by Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V., supported by Canada Council for the Arts and Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V., Museum & Location Veranstaltungsgesellschaft mbh der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin and der Botschaft von Kanada (Berlin).  Read More

John Cage

27.10.2002 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof “Music of Changes” – Book I-IV Tania Chen (Piano) Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin in cooperation with Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V. Made possible by Verein der Freunde der Nationalgalerie and Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V. With support of C. Bechstein AG.  Read More

John Cage

13.10.2002 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof – Historische Halle “Four5 x5” for saxophone quartet und live-recording, concept: Ulrich Krieger Ulrich Krieger, Tobias Rüger, Reimar Volker, Martin Losert – saxophone Frank Eikhoff – sound Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin in cooperation with Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V. Made possible by Verein der Freunde der Nationalgalerie and Initiative... weiterlesen

Paral.lel

20.06. – 22.06.2002 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Program for the exhibition Big Sur. Neue Spanische Kunst Conception & coordination: Ingrid Buschmann, Gabriele Knapstein, Llucia Sanchez-Davila. Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin in cooperation with Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V. Made possible by Verein der Freunde der Nationalgalerie, Botschaft von Spanien and Ferdinand-Möller-Kolleg. Program: 20.06.2002 »Not... weiterlesen

Nuevo Flamenco Al Antiguo Estilo

22.06.2002 / 20:30 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof – court yard Concert and party outdoor Asunción Pérez Garcia (dance), Francisco Javier Hidalgo Rivera (voice), Sonia Miranda (voice), Raúl Cantizano Nuñez (guitar), Santiago Barber Cortés (clapping)  Read More

Un Caddie Renversé Dans L’Herbe

21.06.2002 / 22:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof “Some nenu Songs” – Video & electronic  Read More

Eulalia Valldosera

21.06.2002 / 19:30 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Künstlerreden: “On Mirrors; Control and Trust”  Read More

Io Casino

20.06.2002 / 21:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Io Casino – E-Bass Solo – “Polsky Bass” DEDO – Io Casino (Voice) & Victor Nubla (Sampler) – Duo  Read More

Margarida Garcia

20.06.2002 / 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Margarida Garcia – E-Bass Solo – “Not What You Want” Margarida Garcia (E-Bass) & Manuel Mota (E-Guitar) – Duo  Read More

Käthe Kruse

14. & 15.03.2002 / 22:00 Uhr Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Le Sexe Rouge (1997/2002) Performance / Installation / Film Performer: Käthe Kruse In 1997 Kruse released the CD “Le Sexe Rouge” with 13 songs which she composed and performed. The title song refers to an installation shown in 1996 at the Zwinger Gallery in Berlin; in subsequent years, Kruse developed a complex visual environment for each of the 13 songs. In 2000, she... weiterlesen

Morton Feldman

22.07.2001 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof The Abstract Experience Philipp Vandre – piano Introduction: Volker Straebel In cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin. Supported by Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V.  Read More

Chris Newman

21.07.2001 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Ghost Symphony – Installed Concert Kammerensemble Neue Musik Berlin Speaker: Chris Newman In cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin. Supported by Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V.  Read More

Lawrence Weiner / Peter Gordon

08. – 10.09.2000 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof / Historical hall The Society Architect Ponders the Golden Gate Bridge oder: Wie sie kriegen, was sie nicht verdienen (2000) WP Opera project by Lawrence Weiner (libretto, design) and Peter Gordon (music) with Joan La Barbara (mezzo-soprano), Jeffrey Reynolds (tenor), Kevin Zoernig (keyboard) Chor des Orchester GENERATION BERLIN, director: Christian von Borries It has the status of a myth:... weiterlesen

Stephen Prina

21.06.2000 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof To the People of Berlin (2000) UA for 12 strings, piano, percussion & e-guitar, Stephen Prina (Voice, e-guitar) Orchester GENERATION BERLIN with John Herndon (percussion), director: Christian von Borries Artist Stephen Prina, who was born 1954 in Illinois and lives in Los Angeles, makes reference  to works in the fine arts, music, literature, film and philosophy in his projects. He ponders their... weiterlesen

Rodney Graham

18.06.2000 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof / Historical hall Parsifal (18. June 2000, 20:18:13 – 22:19:23 h) WP Real-time excerpt from “Parsifal 1882 – 38.969.364.735 A.D.” for 12 string and 9 wind instruments Orchester GENERATION BERLIN, director: Christian von Borries For more than 20 years, Rodney Graham, who was born 1949 in Vancouver and still lives there, has been creating large complexes of work about specific... weiterlesen

Hermann Nitsch

28.11.1999 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof / Historical hall Die Musik des 6-Tage-Spiels 1998 (excerpts) Orchestra concert with 40 musicians, conductor: Andrea Cusumano Noise music, shouting choirs and sounds of all kinds are an integral component of the actions of Hermann Nitsch, who was born in Vienna in 1938. He has pursued his grandly conceived theatrical concept, a kind of Gesamtkunstwerk known as the “Orgien-Mysterien-Theater”,... weiterlesen

Yves Klein

25.11.1999 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof / Historical hall Symphonie Monoton – Silence 1947 – 1961 Performance with 20 singers, 10 violins, 10 cellos and each 3 double basses, flutes, oboes and horns Orchester GENERATION BERLIN, director: Christian von Borries Introduction: Valerian Maly Yves Klein, who was born 1928 in Nice and died in 1962, developed a multidimensional life’s work within a few short years. A central figure... weiterlesen

Hanne Darboven

28.04.1999 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof / Historical Hall opus 19 & opus 20 (sections), requiem 1985-88 – for harmonium (WP) opus 26 (sections), Quartett 1989/90 – for string quartet opus 38a & opus 38b – symphony 1999ff. for chamber orchestra (WP) Orchester GENERATION BERLIN, director: Christian von Borries Hanne Darboven was born in Munich in 1941 and has lived for many years in Hamburg. Since the end of the ’60s,... weiterlesen

A Cage of Saxophones

20.02.1999 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof The oeuvre for saxophone by John Cage with Ulrich Krieger, Tobias Rüger, Reimar Volker, Kathrin  Wagner (saxophone), Friedemann Wertzlau, Raymond Kaczynsky, Andreas Peters (percussion), Mario Bertoncini, Reinhold Friedl (piano), Gerhard Scherer (accordion) Concept: Ulrich Krieger Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin in cooperation with Freunde Guter Musik Berlin... weiterlesen

SensationS

30.09.1998 – 17.01.1999 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Program for the exhibition “Sensation. Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection” in cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin Program and coordination: Ingrid Buschmann, Matthias Osterwold, Dieter Scheyhing The program is organized by  FREUNDE GUTER MUSIK BERLIN e.V. in cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger... weiterlesen

BJ Cole

16.01.1999 / 22:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof BJ Cole (pedal steel guitar, synthesizer) with Beats & Loops by Luke Vibert  Read More

Small Pleasures

16. & 17.01.1999 / 10:00 – 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Young British Performance Art Host: Hayley Newman with Hayley Newman, Beaconsfield, Claire Shillito, Bruce Gilchrist, Susannah Hart, Project Dark  Read More

Philip Jeck

14.01.1999 / 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Off the Record Installation and concert with 30 record player  Read More

David Toop & Daniel Pemperton

03.12.1998 / 22:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof David Toop (flute, steel guitar, electronic) & Daniel Pemberton (keyboards, electronic)  Read More

Steve Noble & Pat Thomas

03.12.1998 / 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Steve Noble (record player) & Pat Thomas (sampling-keyboard)  Read More

E.A.R.

12.11.1998 / 22:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Experimental Audio Research with Sonic Boom (synthesizer, electronic), Tom Prentice (e-viola),  Pete Bassman (bass guitar), Eddie Prevost (percussion)  Read More

AMM

12.11.1998 / 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof with John Tilbury (piano), Keith Rowe (e-guitar), Eddie Prevost (percussion)  Read More

The British Shock

29.10.1998 / 20:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Panel discussion with Patricia Bickers, David Barrett, Martin Maloney and Norman Rosenthal Moderation: Christos M. Joachimides  Read More

Will Self

04.10.1998 / 17:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Great Apes Tea Time Lecture with Will Self and Herbert Fritsch Introduction: Arno Widmann In cooperation with 48. Berliner Festwochen and Luchterhand Verlag, München.  Read More

Big Bottom

30.09.1998 / 22:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof Concert of the bass guitar band with Susan Stenger, Angela Bulloch, Cerith Wyn Evans, Tom Gidley, J. Mitch Flako Special guests: Michael Clark & Kate Coyne (dance)  Read More

Gilbert & George

30.09.1998 / 21:00 h Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof The Singing Sculpture Video program with films in the context of  “Underneath the Arches” Video program: Gilbert & George. The Human Sculptures. Underneath the Arches, Galerie Block at Forum-Theater, 20. February 1970, 24 h; section of the SFB-production »Berliner Fenster: Galerie Block« from 12. March 1970, author Jan Franksen. Gilbert & George. The Singing Sculpture,... weiterlesen

15 Years Freund Guter Musik Berlin e.V.

19.04. – 23.04.1998 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof 19.04.1998 Fast Forward’s Feeding Frenzy 23.04.1998 Bang On A Can All-Stars In cooperation with Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin. Made possible by Verein der Freunde der Nationalgalerie, supported by Initiative Neue Musik Berlin e.V.  Read More

Bang On A Can All-Stars

23.04.1998 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof with “Music for Airports” by Brian Eno – live concert (German premiere) arrangement by Michael Gordon, David Lang, Julia Wolfe and Evan Ziporyn Glenn Branca “Movement Within” Arnold Dreyblatt “Escalator” Julia Wolfe “Beliving” David Lang “Cheating, Lying, Stealing” In cooperation with Hebbel-Theater. Made possible by Verein der Freunde... weiterlesen

Fast Forward’s Feeding Frenzy

19.04.1998 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof A culinary gala concert with Angelika Böhm – cook, Nicholas Bussmann – cello, Ouhi Cha – cook, Amelia Cuni – singer, Axel Dörner – trumpet, Melissa Drier – cook, Werner Durand – perspex tubes, Akiko Hada – video, Mechthild Katzorke – video, Aleks Kolkowski – violin, Silvia Ocougne – guitar, Gordon W. – cook, Sandra Williams –... weiterlesen

Terry Riley / Stefano Scodanibbio

22./23.01.1997 Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof “Premieres (1997)” – duos & solos Terry Riley (Oakland/USA) – piano, keyboard, voice, tampura Stefano Scodanibbio (Pollenza/Italien) – double bass Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart in cooperation with Freunde Guter Musik Berlin e.V.  Read More