14.3.20 | In concert with The Hackoustics Orchestra, Stubbleman, Henrik Lindstrand, Union Chapel, London
Stubbleman is the alter-ego of maverick composer and producer Pascal Gabriel. From his beginnings in a Belgian punk band to helping spearheaded the ascent of a new wave of electronic music in the UK. Pascal’s music embraces his electronic ambient past combining a cinematic mixture of found sounds, field recordings, and modular synthesisers, often accompanied by live piano. Stubbleman’s panoramic debut album. Stubbleman with be debuting a new work showcasing the chapel Henry Willis organ in collaboration with the chapel’s organ scholar Jay Richardson.
Comprised of an ever-evolving line-up of sound artists and musical inventors from the Hackoustic community, the Hackoustic Orchestra finds ways to incorporate entirely new musical instrument creations into unique multidisciplinary improvised performances. Among their projects, the brilliant curation at Late at Tate, V&A and Abbey Road Studios alongside their home base Iklectik – with interactive installations, sonic experiments, and performances inspired by the work of artists such as Nam Jun Paik.
Henrik Lindstrand (One Little Indian Records) is a Swedish piano player and film score composer, also known for being the keyboard player of the legendary Danish rock band Kashmir. During his tenure in Kashmir, Henrik worked with seminal profiles such as Tony Visconti, Andy Wallace, David Bowie and Lou Reed, all the while maintaining a career as a composer for television and cinema. His two solo albums Leken (2017) and Nattresan (2019) create gorgeous cinematic soundscapes through the astoundingly clear sound of a solo piano.
A lazy afternoon with music, tea and cake. An event for all ages. Produced by Arctic Circle. Pay-What-You-Can ticket on door (suggested ticket price £5). Midday – till 2.00pm