SOU 2017 festival for contemporary music and visual arts is represented under the theme of Another Sea. The program intends to open new and belated streams in Georgian cultural context. SOU 2017 - another sea will open on 15th of May and will end on 5th of July.
We present an incomplete list of artists and venues of the festival.
Tetenoise, Natalia Beridze & Mondrian Ensemble, Rezo Glonti / Levan Tskhadadze / Malika Maminova, Nika Machaidze, Vocaloid Opera "The End" - Keiichiro Shibuya & Hatsune Miku, Franck Vigroux & Antoine Schmitt , Robert Henke - Lumiere III, Alva Noto, William Basinski, Ensemble Modern, Christopher Tignor, Jacob Kirkegaard, Grischa Lichtenberger, Rondane Kwartet, Sacred Horror in Design, Zeena Parkins, Jan Jelinek and Masayoshi Fujita, Xylouris White, Ryo Murakami, Lawrence English, Stephen O'Malley and more.
Additional information about several events.
Ensemble Modern will perform Steve Reich’s piece “Music For 18 Musicians”.
Rondane Kwartet will perform Simeon Ten Holt’s composition “Canto Ostinato”.
Opera “The End” is the first vocaloid opera, composed by Keiichiro Shibuya. The piece is dedicated to Hatsune Miku also starring in the opera.
The festival will take place at following venues:
Tbilisi Circus, Rustavi Municipal Theatre, Akaki Khorava Actor's House, Rustaveli Theatre, Royal District Theatre, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Church, St. Peter and St. Paul's Catholic Church, Tbilisi Event Hall, Akhmeteli Theatre, Tbilisi State Central Youth Theatre, TV Pavilion, Djansug Kakhidze Tbilisi center for Music, Grand Hall of the Conservatoire, Tbilisi Concert Hall, Georgian National Opera and Ballet Theater of Tbilisi.
Detailed information about the program of the festival and tickets will be available from April 20, 2017. Ticket prices for individual concerts/performances starts from 10 to 50 gel.