Once more, performers with various musical backgrounds from around the World gather in Berlin for an exciting evening of livelooping.
…but what is this livelooping anyway?
It is a technique by means of (nowadays mostly) digital machines which allow a performer to record a musical phrase and play it back immediately and (theoretically) indefinitely. Further, they allow to record layers of music on top of the original phrase. But it does not stop there… For more information on livelooping please click here
For more information on the performing artists, please click here
“Although repetition is a major force in music it was never used in this way before”
“Repetition is a form of change” (Brian Eno)
“The artist lives in the mirror with an echo of himself” (Kraftwerk)
The Berlin Livelooping Festival is part of the SPRING LOOPS European Festival Tour with events in Paris, Settignano and Mantova/Italy, Prague, Dresden, Berlin and Köln.
It is further part of the Y2K17 series of International Festivals.