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Amplify 04
May 6-8 and May 14-16, co-curated by Keith Rowe and Jon Abbey

Cologne, Stadtgarten

Thursday, May 6
Thomas Lehn/Marcus Schmickler/Cor Fuhler/Gert-Jan Prins
Pita/Christian Fennesz/Sachiko M/Otomo Yoshihide
Keith Rowe/Toshi Nakamura/Günter Müller/Norbert Möslang
Full 12tet

Friday, May 7
Müller/Möslang/Prins/Fuhler
Lehn/Schmickler/Pita/Fennesz
Rowe/Nakamura/Sachiko/Otomo
Full 12tet

Saturday, May 8
Otomo/Sachiko/Müller/Möslang
Fuhler/Prins/Pita/Fennesz
Rowe/Nakamura/Lehn/Schmickler
Full 12tet


Berlin, Backfabrik

Friday, May 14
Keith Rowe/Sachiko M/Toshi Nakamura/Otomo Yoshihide
(approximately four hours long)

Saturday, May 15
Burkhard Stangl/Dieb13/Billy Roisz/Axel Dörner
John Butcher solo, Radian, Radian/John Butcher
Rowe/Nakamura/Andrea Neumann/Burkhard Beins

Sunday, May 16
Toshi Nakamura solo, Oren Ambarchi solo
Keith Rowe solo, Christian Fennesz solo
Rowe/Ambarchi/Fennesz/Nakamura

Each of the 14 quartets over the six nights of the festival will be a world premiere, with the exception of the Berlin Rowe/Sachiko/Nakamura/Otomo set, since they're performing in both cities.


Additional shows in Berlin before and after the festival

Monday, May 10, Club der Polnischen Versager
Keith Rowe/Burkhard Beins
Sachiko M/Annette Krebs
Andrea Neumann/Toshi Nakamura

Thursday, May 13, Ausland
Keith Rowe/Annette Krebs
Andrea Neumann/Burkhard Beins
Günter Müller/Toshi Nakamura

Monday, May 17, Galerie Neurotitan
Otomo Yoshihide / Takeshi Fumimoto

Monday, May 17, Labor Sonor @ Kule
Martin Tétreault/ Xavier Charles
Mark Wastell/Tim Barnes
Burkhard Stangl/Kai Fagaschinski

Wednesday, May 19, Ausland
Keith Rowe/Axel Dörner/Franz Hautzinger (record release concert)
Sachiko M/Toshi Nakamura/Otomo Yoshihide (record release concert)
Burkhard Stangl/Christof Kurzmann




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Photos by Yuko Zama