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EVELIEN VAN DEN BROEK

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Promotiefoto 2015

Period

1975 - current

Genre

componist, contemporary classical music, electronic mucic and computer music, zang

Online

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Evelien van den Broek

Evelien van den Broek (Alkmaar, 1975) is a composer, singer and songwriter. She blends elements of electronic pop, sound art and contemporary classical. Under the alias KUrKKU she transforms her voice with live electronics, using Wii game controllers and a foot pedal, surround sound through five speakers. With the indietronica ...
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componist, zang

Biography Evelien van den Broek

Evelien van den Broek (Alkmaar, 1975) is a composer, singer and songwriter. She blends elements of electronic pop, sound art and contemporary classical. Under the alias KUrKKU she transforms her voice with live electronics, using Wii game controllers and a foot pedal, surround sound through five speakers. With the indietronica band Daisy Bell she played at State X New Forms and the Avantgarde Festival (D). With Daisy Bell she made the show Year Without A Summer, performed with gamelan ensemble Gending and featuring Graham Lewis (Wire) on video. Evelien has composed for numerous documentaries, including "L.A. Raeven - beyond the imagine' and ‘.tibbaR’ (winner of the Dutch Golden Calf and several international awards). With Dyane Donck she made the sound installations Yesterday and Circlectric. She sang in Donck's multimedia project ‘The Obscure Thoughts of Isabella Green’. She worked with theatre makers Sanja Mitrovic and Anne Karin ten Bosch. With choreographer / dancer Eva Baumann she made four dance performances, of which the last (Solitaire) was nominated for the Stuttgarter Tanz- und Theater Preis. She made the soundwalk 'Stemmengeschuifel - with Heijermans door de Pijp' for Soundtrackcity and Toneelgroep Amsterdam. Evelien's work has been performed or exhibited at the theatres Frascati hetveem and Melkweg (Amsterdam), November Music (Den Bosch), the Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Nederlands Film Festival (Utrecht), IDFA (Amsterdam), Festival aan de Werf (Utrecht) Gaudeamus Music Week (Utrecht), Korzo (The Hague), Kunsthaus Syb (Beetsterzwaag), Künstlerhaus Mousonturm (Frankfurt, Germany), Theaterhaus Stuttgart (Germany), VPRO radio and Radio Svizzera Italiana (Lugano, Switzerland), Avantgarde Festival (Schiphorst, Germany ) and Music Meeting Festival (Nijmegen).

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