Max Pinckers

Rhapsody

LOD / Josse De Pauw & Frederik Neyrinck
Fri 11 Mar - Tue 3 May
11 Mar
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3 May

RHAPSODY: THE MUSICALITY OF THINKING MINDS

'Tell me what makes this life worth living', that's how Wim Kayzer started his conversations with artists, scientists and philosophers in his television series 'Van de schoonheid en de troost'. After rediscovering the series from 2000, Josse De Pauw knew he wanted to do something with this. For Rhapsody, he joins forces with LOD-composer Frederik Neyrinck, with whom he has worked together once before for 'Zolang hij niet zichzelve kent' (2017). Rhapsody will be an ode to the thinking mind, the doubt and the not-knowing, because you don't always have to understand everything to feel that it's about something important. 

Credits

concept & performance Josse De Pauw composition Frederik Neyrinck text excerpts from the interviews with Jane Goodall, Georges Steiner, Vladimir Ashkenazy, John M. Coetzee, Karel Appel & Edward Witten from Van de schoonheid en de troost by Wim Kayzer musical execution Asko|Schönberg clarinet & bass clarinet Anna Voor De Wind trombone Koen Kaptijn percussion Joey Marijs violin Marijke Van Kooten cello Sebastiaan Van Halsema scenography Anne Marcq light Pino Etz sound Brecht Beuselinck production manager Liesbet Termont production LOD muziektheater coproduction Asko|Schönberg, KlaraFestival / KVS, Concertgebouw Bruges, Le Manège Maubeuge

LOD-artists & composers

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