Stephen Flinn (drums), Ivor Kallin (viola) and Otto Willburg (double-bass) meet The Custodians Of The Realm: Adam Bohman (amplified objects + strings), Sue Lynch (tenor saxophone/clarinet) and Adrian Northover (saxophones + electronics).
Doors 19:30 | music from 20:00 | entry £5
Stephen Flinn – drums (USA)
Stephen Flinn is a composer, performer, and improviser who performs throughout Europe, Japan, and the United States. As well as being an accomplished percussionist, he works with unusual sound sources, including self made instruments and found objects. Stephen is based in New York City, NY. Has worked with Steve Beresford, Phil Minton, William Parker, Maggie Nicols, Steve Coleman, Lol Coxhill, Dave Tucker, Viv Corringham, Hannah Marshall, Caroline Kraabel, Sharon Gal, Jack Wright.
Ivor Kallin – viola
Plays viola with Barrel and the London Improvisers Orchestra; bass and vocals with Glowering Figs and words as Ambrosia Rasputin and with John Bisset as Smoo. Ivor Kallin presents a weekly radio show on Resonance FM:
Otto Willberg – double bass
Plays with Sam Andreae,Ivor Kallin,Charlotte Keefe, Cath Roberts, Nate Wooley, Mark Hanslip, David W. Stockard.
Adam Bohman – text/amplified objects
Performance at Rattling Cages with Ilhan Volkov. Performance with Christian Marclay Tate Modern. The Full of Noises Festival in Barrow in Furness commissioned a new performance in July 2013. Artist film-maker Helen Petts commission to compose original music for her Kurt Schwitters related film Throw Them Up and Let Them Sing. Performance at Tate Britain as part of the Schwitters in Britain Late at the Tate – performed his own composition Anna Blume in a duo with SteveBeresford.
Sue Lynch – tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute.
Sue Lynch currently runs ‘The Horse Improvised Music Club’ with Adam Bohman, Hutch Demouilpied and Adrian Northover. Has performed with Adam Bohman, Eddie Prevost, Hutch Demouilpied, Richard Sanderson, Steve Noble, Crystabel Riley, Caroline Kraabel ,Sharon Gal, John Edwards and Dave Fowler. Recently performed as part of Tarek Atoui’s ‘Reverse Collection’ at The Tate Modern. She is performing with the Psychedelic Afro Beat Sudanese band ‘The Scorpios’. In 2016 she formed ‘Paradise Yard’, an electro-accoustic ensemble, performing at Iklectik, Cafe Oto and The ICA. In 2018,she performed at 3 Klange Tag Festival, Switzerland with Hildegard Kleeb, at Womad BBC Stage and Guess Who Festival-Urecht, with The Scorpios.
Adrian Northover – soprano & alto saxophones + electronics
Recordings with B Shops for the Poor, The Remote Viewers, Sonicphonics (with Billy Bang), The London Improvisers Orchestra, Ensemble Trip-Tik, Anna Homler, John Edwards, The Custodians, and various duo CD’s with Adam Bohman, Tasos Stamou, Daniel Thompson and others.
Current projects include ‘Hard Evidence’ with John Edwards and Steve Noble, Vladimir Miller Quartet, Hogcallin’, a septet playing the music of Charles Mingus , and a trio with Marcio Mattos and Marilza Gouvea, also projects with Neil Metcalfe (flute), Sue Lynch (sax), Jean-Michel Van Schouwburg (voice), Vladimir Tarasov (drums), Tristian Honsinger (cello), Marcello Magliocchi (drums), Phil Gibbs (guitar) & Maresuke Okamoto (cello). Recent Cd releases include ‘Ag’ with Steve Noble & Daniel Thompson,Fourby the Runcible Quintet, Last Man In Europe (Remote Viewers),The Dinner Part with Vlad Miller and Pierpaolo Martino, Wintertide (Notes From Underground), Moribund Mules and Musket Fire by the Custodians.
Adrian is also involved with Indian music ( Jazz Thali ) and works with live music for film (Ensemble Kino), and helps run the Horse Improvised Music Club.