nyMusikk + Ultima

The program for this year's Ultima - Oslo Contemporary Music Festival is as always impressive, and nyMusikk has this year worked closely with the festival, programming the comprehensive presentation of Alvin Lucier. nyMusikk will for example present Lucier in conversation with Anne Hilde Neset in our offices, as part of the symposium Ultima Academy.

8 September

Alvin Lucier - solo concert
Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, 2:30 pm

Lucier in concert at the Henie Onstad art center where he will perform one of his most famous works: Music For Solo Performer.

9  September

Alvin Lucier  - Q&A
nyMusikk, 2:00 pm

Lucier in conversation with Anne Hilde Neset (nyMusikk) about his search for new ways to stage sound. Part of Ultima Academy.

Peter Weibel / Notations
nyMusikk, 3 pm

In this lecture, media theoretician Peter Weibel examines innovative practices in the field of sound. Then the Borealis Festival director Alwynne Pritchard presents a review of the interdisciplinary Borealis Notations Project.

11 September

Alvin Lucier & KORK
NRK Store Studio, 6 pm

Alvin Lucier & Ensemble neoN
Fagerborg kirke, 10 pm

The Norwegian Radio Orchestra and Ensemble neoN will perform key works of Alvin Lucier in two different concert experiences.

13 September

Christine Sun Kim
nyMusikk, 1 pm

Through visual art, composition and performance, the deaf artist Christine Sun Kim explores ways to transform sound and silence. Lunch concert.

5 - 14 September

Alvin Luciers installation Empty Vessels
Atelier Nord ANX

Alvin Lucier's soundscape installation Empty Vessels will be exhibited at ANX. Open daily from 1 – 6 pm throughout the Ultima Festival. From 15.-29.09. open from Thursday – Sunday from 1 – 7 pm.