Distractfold Ensemble is a group based in Manchester that is dedicated to the live performance of contemporary instrumental and electronic music: we organise concerts which include a mixture of music that is performed by the ensemble’s players and music that is performed via a number of small loudspeakers, which are distributed around the performance space.
Richard Craig – all flutes
Rocío Bolaños – clarinets
Iain Harrison - saxophones
Linda Jankowska – violin
Emma Richards – viola
Alice Purton – cello
Kate Ledger - piano, keyboards
Rodrigo Constanzo - object percussion, drum kit, electric guitar and electronics
Mauricio Pauly – composer, co-artistic director, bass guitar, electronics
Sam Salem – composer, co-artistic director, sound diffusion
Constantin Popp - composer, technical director
We are based in Manchester, UK.