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Bach for baroque cello, beatbox and dance

With the principle that music equals movement, equals noise, the 3 artists Johann Sebastian Bach’s first two suites for cello solo analyze and put them back together for the unusual trio of baroque cello, beatbox and dance. The result is a work that uses the different art forms as instruments of equal value and thus allows Bach’s sounds and compositional structures to appear in a completely new way.

artistic director, concept: Julia Kursawe
arrangements, baroque cello: Julia Kursawe 
choreography, dance: Yui Kawaguchi 
beatboxing, live looping: Daniel Mandolini
costume: Alice Erika Hoffmann
lights and technical direction: Fabian Bleisch
sound: Jordi Kuragari

Music: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 Eisenach – 1750 Leipzig)
Suite for Violoncello solo in G-Major and d-minor, BW 1007 and 1008 
Prélude – Allemande – Courante – Sarabande – Menuett 1 + 2 – Gigue

24. 3. 2021 – will be postponed – premiere SUITE CUBIC live – Werner-Otto-Saal, Konzerthaus Berlin
25. 3. 2021 – will be postponed – SUITE CUBIC live – Werner-Otto-Saal, Konzerthaus Berlin

A production of Julia Kursawe and Yui Kawaguchi | Mendora GbR in coproduction with Nico and the Navigators.
Funded by Bezirkskulturfonds, in Kooperation mit dem Fachbereich Kunst, Kultur und Geschichte des Bezirksamts Mitte von Berlin and the Galerie Tammen. With friendly support from Uferstudios Berlin and Theaterhaus Berlin Mitte.