Emilio Gordoa

Gordoa_photo by Udo Siegfriedt

Emilio Gordoa, Mexican composer, sound artist, percussionist /vibraphonist based in Berlin since 2012.

He’s involved in numerous projects including his work as a soloist and in collaboration with theater, dance, performance and other interdisciplinary frameworks. Emilio is specially focus in experimental music, sound art, noise, free jazz, improvisation and contemporary music. He is redefining the vibraphone as a source, treating it with preparations and extended techniques and is a busy composer as well, writing graphic scores for a variety of ensembles, large and small, for theater, documentary films and audiovisual. In recent years his work has also been presented in the form of sound installations and in 2016 founded the platform WildSonico. Gordoa has collaborated with several artist from around the world such as John Russell, Ingrid Schomliner, John Edwards, Chikako Kaido, Fred Frith, Misha Marks, Evan Parker, Axel Dörner, Yuko Kaseki and Lena Czerniawska.He’s a current member of The Splitter Orchester GoMaEdNa, Circuit Training ensemble, Radiation iX, Para.keets, Corso, Dörner-Thieke-Vorfeld-Gordoa Quartet, and M0VE Quintet among others.

Aug 13, 2022 -- 18:00

RadiationiX is an experimental music project that reflects the media and ecological conflict potential of our time and mirrors it in artistic form. Besides the influence and interference of radio-magnetic...

Aug 12, 2022 -- 17:00

“Rastros” (eng. traces), 2020 Mechanical structures, motors, and recycling resonance elements, texts, drawings, and field recordings, light, and photography serve as material to create a room of thoughts. A commission...

Gordoa_photo by Udo Siegfriedt