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Monthly Archives: June 2011

-finally got the chance to post this schedule of most of the concerts + DJ-sets I’m involved in this year. Several of them have happened already of course, but better late than never. The ‘Beethoven9 Orchestral Remix’ got a better response than I could of dreamed for in Nantes & Angers this week- more coming on that soon – I promise.

Gabriel Prokofiev //////////// Concerts & DJ-sets dates 2011

25 February -17 April 2011 (8 performances)
‘wipeDouBt‘ Bern Ballet, Switzerland
Choreographie: Cathy Marston / Musik: J. S. Bach, Gabriel Prokofjev, Paul Giger/Marie-Louise Dähler, Mani Matter

March 2011
10-day US tour: Portland, Nashville, Austin
G Prokofiev Chamber music & DJ-sets (see previous post)

6 April 2011
Juice Vocal Ensemble Album launch @ NONCLASSICAL monthly club-night

music: various composers, incl G Prokofiev.
+ resident DJs G Prokofiev & Richard Lannoy
(Nonclassical club continues first Weds of every month) www.nonclassical.co.uk for more details

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28 April – 8 May 2011
‘Swipe’ Richmond Ballet, Richmond, Virginia USA
music from Gabriel Prokofiev String Quartet No  2 & remixes. 30 mins
choreographer: Val Caniparoli
(10 performances)

17 May 2011
‘Nonclassical Directions’ curated by Gabriel Prokofiev
@ LSO St Lukes, London [UBS Soundscapes: Eclectica series]
David Lang The Anvil Chorus
Gabriel Prokofiev new work for cello & eight loudspeakers (world premiere) / Peter Gregson cello
Gabriel Prokofiev import/export: Suite for Global Junk // Powerplant: Joby Burgess, M Fairclough, Kathy Hinde
Gabriel Prokofiev Stolen Guitars (world premiere) // Sam Cave, Alastair Putt, Tom Ellis, Matthew Robinson electric guitars
Gabriel Prokofiev Concerto for Turntables (special 3 turntable version) // DJ Switch turntables

24 Feb – 3 June
‘Left to Write’ Transitions Dance Company, UK
choreography Melanie Teall
music: G Prokofiev String Quartet no 2 (mov 1 & 2), Quartet no 1 (Max De Wardener Remix)
(UK tour of 13 performances).
http://youtu.be/nNZq2remuEA

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1-9 June 2011
‘Plucked’ Augsburg Ballet, Germany
choreographer: Maurice Causey
music: G Prokofiev String Quartet no 2 (complete)

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13-24 June 2011
NONCLASSICAL in the Market, Spitalfields Music Festival
G Prokofiev DJ-sets every other day.
14 June: Peter Gregson: ‘Suite for cello and loudspeakers’ by Gabriel Prokofiev
22 June: DJ Switch: ‘G Prokofiev Concerto for Turntables (3 turntable version)’ + Ligeti Quartet ‘ G Prokofiev Quartet No1’

24 – 29 June 2011
Beethoven 9: Orchestral Remix by Gabriel Prokofiev (22 mins)
Orchestral National des Pays de la Loire (ONPL), France
24 June: Angers, 28 & 29 June: Nantes
+ G Prokofiev DJ-sets after-concert

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July 2-6 2011
‘Grit’ @ Premio Roma Danza International Choreography Competition, Rome, Italy
Choreographer: Maurice Causey, Dancer: Cristian Laverde Koenig
music: G Prokofiev Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra (6 mins selection)

7 July
NONCLASSICAL DJs @ Institue of Contemporary Arts (ICA), London
G Prokofiev DJ-set after concert from OXUS

16 July
Festival de Saint-Riquier, France
G Prokofiev DJ-set
22:25, Jardins de l’Abbaye

17 July
Latitude Festival, Suffolk, UK
‘Suite for cello and loudspeakers’ by Gabriel Prokofiev / performed by Peter Gregson
+ G Prokofiev DJ-sets in-between live sets

22 July
NONCLASSICAL @ the Truck Festival, Oxfordshire, UK
G Prokofiev DJ-sets in-between live sets

23 July
Rite of Spring in a multi-story car-park, Peckham, London
G Prokofiev DJ-set after concert

3-6 August 2011
Gabriel Prokofiev Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra
NYO, Vladimir Jurowksi, DJ Switch (turntables)
3 Aug: Birmingham Symphony Hall, UK
4 Aug: Snape Proms, Alderburgh, UK
6 Aug: BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall, London

1 October 2011
Cabaret Contemporain, ‘Nuit Blanche’, Paris
G Prokofiev DJ-set

26 October – 5 November TBC
G Prokofiev String Quartets: Messer Quartet
WUNDERGRUND 11, Copenhagen, Denmark
+ G Prokofiev DJ-sets

3 November 2011 – 31 January 2012
Ein Winternachtstraum, Bern Ballet, Switzerland
Choreography: Cathy Marston
Music: Felix Mendelssohn / Gabriel Prokofiev
(13 performances) (approx 90 mins)

24 November 2011
Cabaret Contemporain, Biennale d’art contemporain de Lyon
G Prokofiev DJ-set

//////////// COMING IN 2012

February 2012
Concerto for Bass Drum and Orchestra
World Premier: TBC:
Princeton, New York / The Round House, London
Bass Drum: Joby Burgess