Joo Won Park visited fidget in Philadelphia last week and presented his new brainchild: Overundertone in its original format of multichannel surround system with a Yamaha Disklavier (grand piano fitted with electronics).
The trio is:
Bonnie Kane, on saxophone, has always "sought the magic of the moment, bringing her Fresh Sound Guarantee to every performance. Her dedication to improvisation was influenced by an unusually early and continuous exposure to Sun Ra."
Flandrew Fleisenberg plays percussion on an assortment of everyday ephemera and modified drum parts that he has reduced and eroded through a process of playing and breaking.
Joo Won Park who "draws inspirations from listening Florida swamps, Philadelphia skyscrapers, his 2-year-old son’s play, and other soundscapes surrounding him. He performs live with toys, kitchenware, vegetables, umbrellas, and other non-musical objects by digitally processing their sounds."
This performance was part of a series by "Fire Museum Presents". It was recorded at Yell Gallery in Fishtown, Philadelphia.
An overview of Philadelphia’s Hack 2.0 event at bahdeebahdu art space.
HACK 2.0 is a technology based design and art exhibition featuring hackers, artists, and designers from Philadelphia and beyond.
This video shows a glimpse of Joo Won Park’s performance as well as other happenings.
Performed a set of their music/noise using drums(Masri) and homegrown electronics(Masri and Park).
Their performance was part of the Archer Spade Performance Series in Philadelphia, PA.
While Masri mainly performs with drums and a circuit modified keyboard, Park performs with toys, kitchenware, vegetables, umbrellas and other objects.