Dec. 2 - 2016: Interview with Kjell Bjørgeengen and Keith Rowe on their collaboration

PROGRAM - On the Edge 2016: Improvisation in studio

> @ Victoria
> @ Norwegian Academy of Music

Wednesday 30 November
15:00 PRE OPENING SESSION: 3D-surround sound showing of Stian Westerhus' Amputation (in NOTAM'S 25-channels "audio dome")

19:00 On the Edge 2016 opening
20:00 Concert: Monkey Plot (Christian Winter, Magnus Skavhaug Nergaard, Jan Martin Gismervik)
21:00 Concert: Tone Åse / Thomas Strønen: VOXPHERIA

Thursday 1 December
10:00 Interview: Helge Sten and Ståle Storløkken on Supersilent
Interview: Sidsel Endresen
Presentation: Stian Westerhus on his latest solo release Amputation

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Performance and interview: Bugge Wesseltoft
Panel discussions with Bugge Wesseltoft, Sidsel Endresen, Jan Bang, Helge Sten, Stian Westerhus

17:00 Tapas

19:00 Rob Young on David Sylvian, guest: Jan Bang
20:00 Concert: Skrap (Heida Karine Johannesdottir Mobeck, Anja Lauvdal)
21:00 Concert: Keith Rowe/David Toop/Rhodri Davies/Rie Nakajima/Phil Durrant (ensemble curated by David Sylvian for On the Edge 2016)

Friday 2 December
10:00 Interview: Maja Ratkje on Spunk
Interview: Heida Karine Johannesdottir Mobeck and Anja Lauvdal on Skrap´s latest release
Frozen sky-whispers: Improvisation in Contemporary Experimental Poetry, by Rolf Hughes
Interview: Petter Wettre on his re-recording of the album Pig Virus

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Interview: Kjell Bjørgeengen and Keith Rowe on their collaboration
Panel discussions with Keith Rowe, Rhodri Davies, David Toop, Rie Nakajima, Phil Durrant, Maja Ratkje, Rolf Hughes and Skrap.

17:00 Tapas

18:00 Concert: Michaela Antalová/Joel Ring/Lyder Røed/Ivar Grydeland/Rhodri Davies
Short talk: David Toop
Concert: Kjell Bjørgeengen/Keith Rowe
(produced by RAW:)

21:00 Concert: Sidsel Endresen & Jan Bang
22:00 Concert: Helge Sten/Ståle Storløkken/Stian Westerhus