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Thursday

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Friday

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Saturday

18:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Opening Unsound / Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-famous composer Michael Nyman is best known for soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing a video and sound installation.
Michael Nyman
Tickets: By Invitation
20:06 // Galicia Jewish Museum
Warhol Series 1 - EMPIRE
An 8 hour show, screened and performed at the time Warhol begun shooting “Empire”, his static shot of the Empire State Building throughout a single night.
20:06 Jan Jelinek
20:06 Hanno Leichtmann
20:06 Groupshow
20:06 Andrew Pekler
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Michael Nyman
Tickets: Free
18:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Installation Opening - Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. The opening will also feature a live performance by the artists.
Kaspar Koenig & Simon Berz
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Kino Pod Baranami
Warhol Series 2 - BLOWJOB
Stefan Nemeth (Radian, Lokai) recently released "Film", mapping a sonic terrain of acoustic and programmed instruments. He is joined by Steven Hess (Pan American) and Martin Siewert (Trapist) to perform a parallel concert made of electronics, percussion and guitar for Warhol’s classic film.
Németh / Hess / Siewert
Tickets: 15 zl
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Kaspar Koenig & Simon Berz
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Kino Pod Baranami
Warhol Series 3 - KISS
Warhol’s film Kiss will be screened with a live soundtrack by nsi. - Non Standard Institute - made up of Max Loderbauer (Sun Electric, Chica and the Folder) and Tobias Freund (Pink Elln, Sieg Uber Die Sonne). Loderbauer plays live piano, Freund uses electronics to process the sound.
nsi.
Tickets: 15 zl
10:00 // Kino 18
Workshop 1 - Music Journalism Workshop with Philip Sherburne
CANCELED - due to personal circumstances
Sorry!
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
16:00 // Kino 18
Warhol Series 4 - Amos Poe's Empire II
Empire II has been called a “tone-poem meditation on the city of our dreams”; in it, legendary No Wave filmmaker Amos Poe remakes Warhol’s original film into what looks like a three-hour music video with New York City as the star. The whole film was shot over a year from a window of Poe’s West Village apartment.
Amos Poe
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha
ELEKTROWNIA DŹWIĘKÓW / SOUND STATION
Małe Instrumenty’s name translates as "Small Instruments", referring to the hundreds of toys and tiny instruments they usually perform with. For this special show – part concert and part installation - their "small instruments" are combined with huge self-made objects they also utilize to create unique music works.
Małe Instrumenty
Tickets: 20 zl
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
15:00 // Kino 18
Workshop 2 - Screen Tests Revisted - A Work In Progress
Lillevan explains the process of putting together Screen Tests Revisited, commissioned by Krakow and New York Goethe Institutes, to be performed for the first time in Maggha on Friday 24th. The presentation will involve filming participants for the project.
Tickets: Free
17:00 // Kino 18
Panel 1 - Connections Project & Belarus
Connections is a project about forming collaborations between Belarus and Western European producers and musicians. Co-curated by scape and Unsound, a compilation of the fruit of this project is to be released in 2009. Some of those involved discuss the project, and the music scene in Belarus.
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha
SoundScapes 1 - EVOCATIONS
Evocative music intersecting with contemporary audio culture. Legendary Australian trio The Necks use bass, piano and drums to play looping, improvisational pieces. Autistic Daughters graft experimental concepts onto disquieting pop and rock structures. Canadian Mark Templeton fuses guitar, field recordings and sampled audio.
20:00 Mark Templeton
20:40 Autistic Daughters
21:30 The Necks
Tickets: 20 zl
12:00 // Klub RE
Placard Headphone Festival
Placard Headphone Festival has set up all over the world. For the first time, Placard comes to Unsound, to include fresh names from Poland’s electronic and experimental music scenes. Enter Klub Re’s darkened bunker to connect to headphone concerts, simultaneously streamed live on-line. For program and performance times visit www.leplacard.org
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
15:00 // Kino 18
Workshop 3 - Acoustic Instruments in Live Laptop Performance
Mark Templeton explains his method of live performance, involving guitar and laptop.
Tickets: Free
17:00 // Kino 18
Panel 2 - European and International Cities of Advanced Sound
At MUTEK in Montreal this year 16 music festivals from around the world, including Unsound – representing Krakow - had the founding meeting of ICAS. ECAS is a connected group. Members of ICAS and ECAS discuss why they believe such organizations are needed, and how they help both festivals and cities involved. They will also present their festivals.
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha
SoundScapes 2 - IMAGINARY SOUNDTRACKS
Two critically acclaimed European musicians releasing on UK’s Fat Cat label utilize piano in different ways, yet linked by their experimentation. Both Richter and Hauschka will bring to Krakow string players, emphasising their classical connections and making these concerts even more memorable.
20:00 Hauschka
21:10 Max Richter
Tickets: 30 zl
22:00 // Pauza
SoundProof 1 - CIRCUS
Pauza’s cellar club plays host to two groups from the cutting-edge Paris label Circus Company. Noze is among the creators of the new school of French tech-house, fusing dance with jazz, rock and cabaret in an energetic stage show. dOP work in similar terrain, but have an approach to dance music that is all the own. DJs bshosa and Tibor Holoda will bookend the night.
22:00 bshosa (detroitZDRoJ)
23:30 dOP
00:30 Nôze
01:30 Tibor Holoda
Visuals: Pani K
Tickets: 20 zl
12:00 // Klub RE
Placard Headphone Festival
Placard Headphone Festival has set up all over the world. For the first time, Placard comes to Unsound, to include fresh names from Poland’s electronic and experimental music scenes. Enter Klub Re’s darkened bunker to connect to headphone concerts, simultaneously streamed live on-line. For program and performance times visit www.leplacard.org
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
16:30 // Pauza
Last.FM DJ Team - Set 1
Last.FM is a UK-based Internet radio and music community website with 21 million active users. Using a music recommendation system called “Audioscrobbler” Last.FM builds a profile of each user’s musical taste. A Last.FM DJ team will play a live set using tracks selected from the music profiles of Last.FM users attending Unsound.
Tickets: Free
17:30 // Kino 18
Panel 3 - Polish Music Festivals & Programming
What are the guiding forces determining how Polish music and audio art festivals create their program? Is there a sense that they cooperate or compete? In a country where the number of summer and autumn festivals sometimes feels like it has reached saturation point, organizers discuss these issues and others.
Tickets: Free
20:00 // św. Katarzyny / St Katherine's Church
SoundScapes 3 - IMPOSSIBILITY OF SILENCE
An evening combining legendary and rising names from ambient and experimental music, in the stunning and unexpected setting of St Katherine’s 14th century Gothic church
20:00 Colleen
20:50 Pan American
21:40 Ben Frost
Tickets: 30 zl
22:00 // Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha
SoundProof 2 - FACTORY
Manggha Museum will be transformed into a two-room club. Room 1 - "Exploding Plastic Inevitable" - will showcase some of the biggest names working in innovative club music, breaking down categories. Room 2 - "The Silver Room" - will be filled with experimental and ambient sounds.
22:30 Jacek Sienkiewicz Presents Recognition ( ROOM 1 )
23:00 Jorge Haro ( ROOM 2 )
23:45 Banabila / Zenial ( ROOM 2 )
00:00 Melchior Productions ( ROOM 1 )
00:15 The Sight Below ( ROOM 2 )
01:00 Bruno Pronsato ( ROOM 1 )
01:15 Jørgen Knudsen ( ROOM 2 )
02:30 Galoppierende Zuversicht ( ROOM 1 )
Visuals: Lillevan
Tickets: 25 zl
00:00 // Muzeum Sztuki i Techniki Japońskiej Manggha
Warhol Series 5 - Lillevan's SCREEN TESTS REVISITED
Warhol’s original Screen Tests involved hundreds of portrait films of those visiting his New York Factory. For Screen Tests Revisited Lillevan will film Unsound audiences according to similar aesthetic rules. The results will be remixed live, with Thomas Melchior and Bruno Pronsato performing. Commissioned by Krakow & New York Goethe Institutes.
Visuals: Lillevan
Tickets: Part of FACTORY
14:00 // Elektrownia Podgórska
Michael Nyman's SUBLIME
World-renowned composer Michael Nyman is best known for his soundtracks for Peter Greenaway films, as well as Jane Campion’s “The Piano”. For the first time on such a large scale, “Sublime” offers another view of this unique artist, revealing his video and sound installation. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
14:00 // Galeria F.A.I.T
Zimmerstreich mit Schlagsahne
Suppose a room’s interior is the resonance body of an instrument. How should the instrument look in order to sound good? An installation that interactively investigate the sound of a room - with and without the participation of an audience. Open 14:00 - 18:00.
Tickets: Free
16:00 // Pauza
Last.FM DJ Team - Set 2
Last.FM is a UK-based Internet radio and music community website with 21 million active users. Using a music recommendation system called “Audioscrobbler” Last.FM builds a profile of each user’s musical taste. A Last.FM DJ team will play a live set using tracks selected from the music profiles of Last.FM users attending Unsound.
Tickets: Free
20:00 // Klub Studio
DISSOLVING BORDERS & DUBSTEP INVASION
The final day of Unsound unites two different program sections into one. Dissolving Borders presents Xiu Xiu and Fuck Buttons, two bands that create music affected by experimentation, yet reach wider audiences. Dubstep Invasion follows, the biggest showcase of dubstep ever assembled in Poland.
20:00 Fuck Buttons
21:00 Xiu Xiu
22:30 Boxcutter
23:30 Benga
00:45 Skream
02:00 Pinch
Tickets: 40 zl
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