Three pieces of Wicomb will be performed by the Swiss improvising duo InterZones at the Chateau de Roche, Arc-et-Senans. These works are the result of modelling and rethinking the psychoanalytical milieu together with research into the contemporary opera.
The piece Me an[D] for solo piano and MIDI soundtrack will be performed at the annual computer music symposium in Utrecht by a member of the Insomnio ensemble, Laura Sandee.
Wicomb is currently residing in Bern at the PROGR/Stadtgalerie meeting/collaborating with Swiss ensembles and musicians until the middle of October 2016.
A performance of a transcription of the piece Solecism for violoncello and soundtrack at the Young Blood gallery Cape Town, 16 July 2016.
The piece Solecism will have its USA premiere in New York at the NYCEMF 2016, 14th of June. The work for horn and tape will be performed by Mathew S James.
The piece, Solecism, for Horn in F and Tape will be premiered by Mathew S James (for whom it was composed) at the Commonwealth Bar and Stage in Calgary, Canada on the 8th of April 2016
Event at EMMEDIA Gallery Calgary, Canada on the 29th of February. Performances by Timepoint Ensemble of works by Snowden, Reich, Westerkamp and Wicomb’s electroacoustic How Long Is a Pop Song.
The piece by Wicomb On Air for 7 speakers/actors on different levels will premiere at this event.
The CD can be purchased from Orlando Records. Wicomb’s Your Mother’s Molecules recorded by Ensemble Reconsil features in the South African section of the box-set.
PURPUR Lab Press release
Second performance of Me [an]D – watch video here
A short video of excerpts of previous PURPUR event – watch here