Lampo announces its WS17 season, with six programs—and several special works to premiere in Chicago. Artists include Sarah Davachi, Lasse Marhaug, Sergei Tcherepnin, Jacob Kirkegaard, Olivia Block and Phill Niblock. On January 28, young Canadian composer Sarah Davachi makes her Chicago debut, at long last. Rescheduled from November, Davachi premieres a new composition for vintage synthesizers, harmonium … Continued
Peter Rehberg (aka Pita) premieres Get Off—the follow-up to his Get Out (1999) and Get Down (2002), and a work destined to become a landmark of digital music.
Peter Rehberg (b.1968, London, England) co-founded the influential Mego label in 1994, and soon after began recording under the name Pita. His first solo release, Seven Tons for Free, came out in 1996, melding noise with techno. He has collaborated live and in the studio with Ramon Bauer, General Magic, Jim O’Rourke, Christian Fennesz, Kevin Drumm, Russell Haswell, Sonic Youth, Mika Vainio, Zbigniew Karkowski, Marcus Schmickler and AMM, and is a member of M.I.M.E.O., the 12-piece electronic orchestra chaired by Keith Rowe.
Support provided by the Austrian Cultural Forum New York