Thursday, April 25, music starts 21:00, €8 / students €5

Stab Freeze Collective was born in 2018 in Amsterdam Conservatorium (CvA) and it features international musicians who come from different background (jazz, classical, contemporary).
The director and architect of this project -Federico Calcagno – tries to find and develop common elements of Conduction and Soundpainting, demonstrating how a limited dictionary of gestures can be applied on a small orchestra with success.

Federico Calcagno – conductor | Marta Arpini – voice | Teresa Costa – flute | Maripepa Contreras Gámez – oboe | Mona Creisson – Sara Sher Mazzarotto – violin | José Suares – alto sax | Michele Mazzini – bass clarinet | Aviv Noam – baritone sax | Adrian Moncada – piano | Jort Terwijn, Pietro Elia Barcellona – double bass | Nick Thessalonikefs – drums


Raf Vertessen is a Belgian drummer and composer based in Brooklyn, NY. He is mainly active in the NYC avant-garde and improvised music scene where he collaborates with artists such as Anna Webber, Adam O’ Farrill, Nick Dunston, Ches Smith, Joe McPhee, Will Greene, Elias Stemeseder,…

Raf’s solo project consists of an integration of drums, percussion, contact-mics and no-input-mixing where the emphasis lays on the execution of different kinds of visual shapes and elements, fluxus, constant flow and noise. This is his newest project which he is going to record this summer!

Raf Vertessen – drums