Sosoveuveu: Reiko Yamada & La Trifulga dels Fútils & Megumi Eda
Reiko Yamada (JP/Catalunya), sound artist
La Trifulga dels Fútils (Catalunya), theater company
Megumi Eda (JP/DE), choreography
El Pricto (VE), Ilona Schneider (DE/Catalunya), Pablo Volt (MX) i estudiants del Taller de Músics – ESEM, músics
*Collaborative project with L’Altre Festival
At a quiet sunset in a secret place, a slow procession accompanied by mysterious sounds coming out from a mysterious object can be witnessed. This secret ritual is people of sosoveuveu worshipping their God of sounds with at most alertness.
Reiko Yamada is a composer and sound artist, originally from Hiroshima, Japan. She composes concert works, creates sound art installations and works with interdisciplinary collaborators. Her work explores the aesthetic concept of imperfection in a variety of contexts. Yamada holds a D.Mus in composition from McGill University, and is a recipient of numerous prestigious awards and fellowships. She was a 2015-16 Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study of Harvard University, the 2016-17 artist-in-residence at IEM (Institut für Elektronische Musik und Akustik), the 2018 Innovator-in-Residence at Colorado College, and 2020-21 S+T+ARTS resident artist. She is currently a postdoctoral researcher at ICFO (Institute for Photonic Sciences) and composer-in-residence at Phonos Foundation in Barcelona.