Thursday, October 30, 2008

Guest Speaker [Presentation/performance] @ Air Stream
Annual General Meeting 2008

Air-Stream Wireless is a non-profit community group who use wireless in combination with free and open source technologies to deploy a Wide Area Network (WAN) that supports community participation, local content and communications.It is the first and largest community group in South Australia to successfully build a Wide Area Network (WAN) using wireless technologies.

Vinny Bhagat's work is based on performance of isolated performers ( different countries / location ), conducting distributed performances , connecting musicians , visual artists - sonically and visually - hence streaming audio and video from multiple locations to the performance venue and vice versa. He is examining available technologies for audio video streaming , audio video conferences and tools for isolated musicians and Vj's . In the past he has used skype , ichat and msn conferencing . This is now including second life and more importantly Audo jack technologies.
Live feed link
+ Maria Fava - Live video from Nice-France
+ Kym Gluyas - Live Saxophone from EMU,Univeristy of Adelaide

More information about Vinny Bhagat here...

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Audio Pleasure

Experimental Wednesdays at Exeter Hotel
October 22, 2008
9:30pm - 11:30pm

Vinny Bhagat - Optical electro acoustic creations
[ laptop : Sonical,Virtual,Physical,Visual]
Kym Gluyas- saxophone

+ DJ Curtis

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Seeing Orbo @ COMA = Sonic Mantras

Creative Original Music Adelaide [ COMA ]  & Hip Note Spring ' 08 presents - Seeing Orbo and Darren Curtis.

Seeing Orbo : Acoustic(e)(w)fusion
Lyrical mantras , aural Images , percussive bliss,
soothing groove to soulful songs ..
Max Lorenzin- voice, ac.guitar
Vinny Bhagat -Drums
Joel Prime - Percussion
Kym Gluyas - Saxophone
Nathan Bills - Bass
Supermarket VJ's - Videography

Darren Curtis -Composer and new media artist
-- Laptop, synthesizer and visual geometry.
A hyperdimensional musical-visual performance.
Total immersion into the stereophonic soul through sonic phase-time modulation sequences, spectral colour re-blending and harmonic resonance.

Date: Monday, October 20, 2008
Time: 8:15pm - 11:00pm
Location: Wheatsheaf Hotel
Street: 39 George Street , Theberton
City/Town: Adelaide, Australia

Thursday, October 16, 2008

Dorkbot Adelaide  presents !!!NETBOT!!!

Vinny Bhagat - networks FOR music
Martin Victory - networks AS music

Date: Wednesday 18 October 2008
Time: 7:30 - 9:30pm
Location: Schulz Building, Level 5, University of Adelaide (off Kintore Avenue )

( Media Release )
Vinny Bhagat is a percussionist and electronic musician specialising in improvisation and the connection between sound and moving image in a performance context. Since 2005, Vinny has performed under the title Shivna Kaun and has performed around Adelaide and Australia. He also has a strong interest in network performance, and has performed numerous concerts with participants both on local networks and via the internet in India ( with Ashaar ) and in Italy/france [ with Maria Fava ).
Vinny has completed a Bachelor of Music Studies with a focus on Music Technology.

Martin Victory is a postgraduate student at the Univeristy of Adelaide, specialising in electronic music composition and computer science. His interests include algorithmic synthesis and the sonification of network data.
Martin has completed an Honours Degree in Music Studies with a focus on Music Technology, as well as a Bacehlor of Arts with a focus on computer science and French.

Friday, October 10, 2008

Lyrical Mantras

Seeing Orbo:
Live @ The Exeter Hotel
Rundle Street- Adelaide
(9th October'08)

"Sometimes I wonder
I just sit here and wonder
What are we doing here ?
Where are we going to ?
Something tells me all life is a marvel
Something tells me we are on the edge of life
We may loose it in the blinking of an eye ..." -
Acoustic(e)(w)Fusion ..
Lyrical Mantras and Percussive bliss..

Max Lorenzin- Voice ,a-Guitar
Declan Lorenzin - Voice, reeds
Kym Gluyas - Tenor Sax
Nathan Bills - elec-Bass
Vinny Bhagat - Drums
Joel Prime - Percussion