On 5 April 2009 at 14:00 CET Gallery of Tones and Stevko Busch (curator, pianist) present WortMusik, a portrait concert of Rozalie Hirs. The event features the music compositions Curved space/ Gekromde ruimte (2009), Poetry pieces I-III (2008), and Aan de zon de wereld (2006) by Rozalie Hirs. Ned McGowan (flute), Tobias Klein (contrabass clarinet), Joost Buis (trombone, lapsteel guitar), Stevko Busch (piano), Robert van Heumen (computer, controllers), Arnold Dooyeweerd (double bass), and Rozalie Hirs (music, poetry, voice) perform the works. The location is the Goethe Institut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The performance of Curved space/ Gekromde ruimte marks the world premiere of this new piece.

Watch a compilation from the concert through the following YouTube link:

Read the corresponding poems here.

Date: 2009-04-05
Time: 14:00
Location: Goethe Institut, Herengracht 470, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Performers: Ned McGowan (flute), Tobias Klein (contrabass clarinet), Joost Buis (trombone, lapsteel guitar), Stevko Busch (piano), Robert van Heumen (computer, controllers), Arnold Dooyeweerd (double bass), Rozalie Hirs (music, poetry, voice)
Stevko Busch (curator), Pianolab, Gallery of Tones