Alen and Nenad Sinkauz collaborate with Mikiko Kawamura

place: Tokyo, Japan
organiser: Aoyama Theater Tokyo & Perforations Festival
Alen and Nenad Sinkauz partake international dance project 42nd Day Of The World with Japanese choreographer Mikiko Kawamura which will be premiered on 2 February in Yokohama Dance Collection in coproductionn with Aoyama Theater Tokyo and Perforations Festival.

Alen Sinkauz (1978, CRO) has a Masters Degree in Musicology from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Padua. He is a composer, bass and double bass player in various music, theatre and multidisciplinary projects. His work is focused on study of transversal musical forms and maximum openness towards different musical expressions. Since 2002 he has been a member of Croatian-Italian experimental band East Rodeo which connects avant-garde, live electronics, noise and experimental and improvised music.

East Rodeo has released three albums, and the newest one, “Morning Cluster” hosts world-renowned musicians Marc Ribot, Greg Cohen and Warren Ellis. Alen Sinkauz composes music for short film and documentaries, and he has been involved with theatre since 2002. From 2010 he has been organizing Audioart, international festival of electronic and improvised music in Pula.

Composer, musician and performer Nenad Sinkauz (1980, CRO) has a Masters Degree in Ethnomusicology from Padua, and he has been actively involved with music since 1995. He is the co-author and a member of East Rodeo experimental band, which, on its third album “Morning Cluster”, hosted great names of world jazz and rock scene Marc Ribot, Gerg Cohen and Warren Ellis.

As a composer, musician and performer, from 2001 to 2009 he collaborated with TAM teatromusica experimental theatre from Padua and the director Michele Sambino, after which he continued his theatre work with Ivana Sajko (plays “Rose is a rose is a rose is a rose” and “Prizori s jabukom“), and as the co-author and performer in a musical-theatrical project “Malo je dovoljno”. He has performed at a number of music, theatre and film festivals and stages all over Europe. He collaborates on contemporary dance projects with Petra Hraščanec and Mala Kline, and composes music for documentaries and experimental films.  

(D.H., 01.02.2013)