7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
The Loft Room @ The Old Fire Station
Mark Wastell: tam-tam, gongs, cymbals, objects
Luigi Marino: bowed custom cymbals, electronics
Mark Wastell has been active as a musician since 1995, making his initial concerts with the trio IST featuring Rhodri Davies and Simon H. Fell. He has performed and recorded extensively and has collaborated with the likes of Derek Bailey, John Butcher, Evan Parker, Lasse Marhaug, John Tilbury, Mattin, Mark Sanders, Tony Conrad, Tim Barnes, Bernhard Günter, Keith Rowe, John Zorn, Peter Kowald, Joachim Nordwall, Otomo Yoshihide, Burkhard Beins, Paul Dunmall, David Toop, Alan Wilkinson, Max Eastley, Hugh Davies, Julie Tippetts, Alan Skidmore and David Sylvian. Mark also runs the Confront Recordings record label.
Luigi Marino is a musician based in London. His work focuses on networks able to display relationships between human and non-human actors, with particular attention to how intuitive decisions can profoundly affect pre-existing conditions. He is also an active improvisor performing on both electronic media and percussion, especially zarb and bowed custom cymbals.
He regularly performs solo, in duo with Michael Thieke, Mark Wastell and Sabine Vogel, in trio with Giancarlo Schiaffini and Eugenio Colombo, and in Mark Wastell’s large ensemble The Seen.