Day 3 – Detailed Program
Saturday, April 2nd, 2022
Beirut Art Center – 8.00pm
Tony Elieh electric bass, electronics
Tony Elieh is a self-taught musician, composer and photographer. He is a pioneer of experimental rock music in Lebanon, as founding member of post-war Lebanon’s first post-rock group Scrambled Eggs, one of Beirut’s most prolific and talented bands of the early 2000’s. Elieh remained with the group from its beginnings until its demise in 2015. Following his tenure with Scrambled Eggs, Elieh started developing his own sound, expanding his approach to electric bass performance, allowing him to shift from punk rock and pop rock to improv, jazz, and experimental music. His interdisciplinary projects are numerous, and include music composition and performance for cine-concerts, as well as live music for plays and dance performances.
Radwan Ghazi Moumneh buzuk, voice, electronics
Erin Weisgerber projection
Jerusalem In My Heart is a live audio-visual performance project,with Lebanese producer and musician Radwan Ghazi Moumneh and Montréal based filmmaker Erin Weisgerber at its core. Jerusalem In My Heart is an immersive sonic and visual live experience, with an evolving effort to forge a modern experimental Arabic music, wed to hand-made visuals using analog 16mm film at site-specific screen installations. Weisgerber manipulates the photographic, chemical and material properties of 16mm film to transform the world framed through her camera; rendering rhythmic images that exist between figuration and abstraction, external vision and internal landscape. She performs 16mm film and audio loops live on multiple projectors.
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