LIVE AT BEI ROY · 29.07.2012 | Berlin
ELS VANDEWEYER | Vibraphone ( the light sculpture is a work by KAZUE TAGUCHI - kazuetaguchi.com )
Els Vandeweyer is a Belgian vibraphonist & composer currently living in Berlin. After studying classical percussion at the Royal Flemish Conservatory in Antwerp and jazz at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and Musikhogskule in Oslo, she traveled to Portugal, where she co-founded the IMI Kollektief quintet (whose critically acclaimed debut album, “Snug as a Gun”, was released on Clean Feed in 2006), as well as Chicago, where she played with Ken Vandermark.
In Berlin, Vandeweyer remains heavily involved in the improvised music community. Current projects include work with Ute Wassermann, Georg Graewe, Fred van Hove/Paul Lovens/Martin Blume, Andromeda Mega Express Orchestra, children's theater projects and solo performance.