Hailed by their critics as “fiercely intrepid improvisers”, the trio Die Schrauber produces a wide variety of dense musical textures and high-energy interaction. With veteran circuit bender Joker Nies (Cologne), sampling artist Mario deVega (Berlin) and Hans Tammen (New York) on Endangered Guitar and live sound processing, the trio exerts extreme control over their bizarre instruments.
We hope to see you all at Unyazi but if you’re in Joburg/Potch/Cape Town and can’t make Durban, or if you’d like to hear more from our Unyazi artists, here’s an opportunity to catch some of the action.
Notice is hereby given to all members that the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of NewMusicSA will be held at 10am on Saturday 15th September at The Francis Stock Building, Howard College Campus, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban.
The new NMSA website is taking shape and promises to be a valuable resource to new music composers, performers and enthusiasts. New features include dynamic festival and news pages, exclusive members’ areas, personalized member pages – on which members can place their biographies and audio samples, access to all NMSA bulletins and discussion forums. A new, easy-to-use template is being designed and we eagerly await the completion of this exciting project that will open up several new channels of communication and interaction for South African composers.