Wednesday, 18 February 2009

MANTIS FESTIVAL - [SPRING]: 7-8 March, 2009

Saturday 7th March 2009

1pm Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall

A concert of works from the Postgraduate Student Call for Works. In association with the North West-North Wales Music Exchange Conference

10_35_70 - Ambrose Seddon
Night Dream - Jon Weinel
Decomposing the Light - Andrew Hill
Point of Departure - Adam Stansbie

7:30pm Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall

A Concert of works by MANTIS composers + guests
Guest Composers: Barry Truax and Thomas Bjelkeborn

Für Leslie - Ricardo Climent
The Shaman Ascending - Barry Truax
The Next Station is… - Ka-ho Cheung
The Soul Weeps - Joshua Kopecek
Cajón - Manuella Blackburn


Piece for Baritone Saxophone and Fixed Media - Oliver Carman
Points and Lines - Mark Pilkington
Topographia - Diana Simpson
Unplucked - Thomas Bjelkeborn
Poor but Sexy in Berlin - Sam Salem

Please also see the information about the North West-North Wales Music Exchange taking place during the day.

Sunday 8th March 2009

1pm Special MANTIS Matinee
(University of Manchester staff and students only) - Viktor Eriksson will talk about the work of IDKA, The Institute for Digital Arts in Gävle, Sweden

Live laptop improvisation Night.

Nexus Art Café, Dale Street, The Northern Quarter, Manchester 7pm
A night of experimental music featuring Findlay/Hunter/Cottrell, Svefn, Dirty Benderrzzz, Mark Pilkington, MANTIS’ home-grown Bling this Story and special guests BNUNC (Sweden).