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20th March – Zbigniew Karkowski, Cut Hands (William Bennett), Aliased Neuron

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GSOE presents a night with two HEAVY impact electro-acoustic legendary figures Zbigniew Karkowski and William Bennett, plus support from Aliased Neuron.

7pm, 20th March, Sat.
Door £7/ £6(reserve by email to grindsightopeneye@gmail.com)
The Roxy room, Roxy Art House, 2 Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9SU, UK

Zbigniew Karkowski

was born in 1958 in Krakow, Poland. He studied composition at the State College of Music in Gothenburg, Sweden, aesthetics of modern music at the University of Gothenburg’s Department of Musicology, and computer music at the Chalmers University of Technology. After completing his studies in Sweden, he studied sonology for a year at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Den Haag, Netherlands. Zbigniew Karkowski has studied with composers Iannis Xenakis, Pierre Boulez, Olivier Messiaen, and Georges Aperghis and has produced numerous works in the fields of both acoustic and electronic music including chamber works, pieces for large orchestra and opera. He is also a founding member of the electroacoustic music performance trio Sensorband and has worked with notable underground icons, Merzbow, Pita (Peter Rehberg), Kasper Toeplitz, Francisco Lopez, Daniel Menche and Hafler Trio.
http://www.myspace.com/zbigniewkarkowski
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zbigniew_Karkowski
http://www.discogs.com/artist/Zbigniew+Karkowski

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28/02/2010 at 8:41 pm

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