Stefan Schultze – Solo | Live Recording at Loft
Thu, November 23, 2023
Save the date
regular: 14,- €uro
students, disabled persons: 7,- €uro
doors: 8.00 pm CET
approx. 8.30 pm CET
Stefan Schultze dives into new and old material for piano and prepared piano. Excerpts from Pulsepusher Suite & System Tribe are combined with new material, and with each live performance a new narrative of its own emerges, incorporating the unexpected into the partially preconceived material. Overlapping sound clouds, meandering objects, and unsynchronized patterns bring sound and color to this live performance.
Schultze gets to the heart of the matter: emphatic, emotional, suggestive, structurally aware, and with the listener in mind. In this way, he has created music that challenges and rewards, music that can be both melodiously contemplative and hauntingly minimalist. But it also astounds, culminating in a kind of outrageous surrealist rock music, even to the point of machine-like alienation through the sound distortions of the prepared piano....