“Typewriter snare drum,” “open CD player,” “acoustic turntables” and “piezo-camera-pen” are some of the imaginative instruments coming out of Seoul’s underground music scene.
Five Korean musicians come to the Netherlands to work at the STEIM studios to further their unique take on electro-instrumental music. Although coming from radically different backgrounds, each artist share an acute sensibility in finding hidden sounds within repurposed objects and self-build instruments.
The concert in the SMART PROJECT SPACE in Amsterdam will be the festive end of an artist-in-residency period of the following five Korean musicians:
RYU Hankil (1975)
KWON Byungjun (1971)
HONG Chulki (1976)
CHOI Joonyong (1977)
and CHE Swann (1974)