We created Muskauer on the April 2010 for keeping on researching around movement, composition, rhythm, space and how to put into practice all this in a theater piece. All this new inputs have been feeding ourworkand are still now the engine of it.
Joao Bento collaborates with Muskauer in the next performance that takes place in the Festival 100º Berlin, the 25th of February at 21h. He will build the soundscape, breathing with us in a live concert at the disposal of the movement.
JOÃO BENTO was born in 1980 in Fundão-Portugal. Since 2004 compose and perform sound for performances, experimental films and video live acts (www.canalzero.net/video). The musical works developed over the last years are in constant relation with visual arts , cinema, performance and dance.
The work articulates analogical instruments and sound objects(created by himself), with new technological devices used also in installation, video and photography exhibitions. Graduated in Visual Arts at ESAD, Caldas da Rainha /Portugal.Trained improvised music with the musician Greeg Moore and Theremin with Pamela Kurstin. Participates in various meetings, and festivals with creations in vídeo installation, live acts, performances and screenings. Between 2004 and 2006 coordinated the Project VS (international experimental video platform ). Co-creator and performer of Canal Zero project and “Sem título até Hoje” , premiered on Festival Fábrica in Oporto . Compose sound and perform live in “Le Coq is Dead” with Luiz Antunes, Francisco Pedro and Allan Falieri.
For more information about him, check out his website:
We would love to invite you to the next performance of the piece In Nächten und Händen that will take place inside the Festival 100º Berlin, Hebbel am Ufer - Hau 3. The appointment is the25th of February at 21h. Tempelhofer Ufer, 10 10963 Berlin