Joseph Celli & Jin Hi Kim

Friday, November 17, 1995. 8:00 pm

 

Joseph Celli & Jin Hi Kim at Roulette 1995

Joseph Celli & Jin Hi Kim

Friday, November 17, 1995. 8:00 pm

Improvisation with reeds and Korean Komungo & Changgo.

 

Joseph Celli is an American based inter-media artist who is boldly experimental, and uses sound as a central aspect of his work. Acclaimed internationally for several decades as a double reed performer/composer, record, radio, concert producer and arts administrator.

 

Jin Hi Kim, innovative komungo virtuoso and Guggenheim Fellow composer, has performed as a soloist in her own compositions at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, Smithsonian Freer Gallery of Art, Asia Society, Haus der Kulturen der Welt (Berlin), Royal Festival Hall (London) and around the world. She is known as a pioneer for introducing komungo (geomungo) into the American contemporary music scene and for extensive solo performances on the world’s only electric komungo with live interactive MIDI computer system in her large-scale multimedia performance pieces, juxtaposing Asian mythology with cutting-edge American interactive technology.