composer, sound artist, researcher and guitarist

Miguelangel Clerc Parada

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PAST EVENTS

2022


February 4-6, music for Do you believe me yet? a choreography by Astrid Boons.

2021

October 2, 3, 29 and 30, live performance of Bird Dog (music and sound design for a dance film by Marina Mascarell). Barcelona - The Hague

September-October, live performances of Now you can swallow her (music for a choreography by Astrid Boons). More info and dates 

March 15, 20, online performances of Crash, a choreography by Astrid Boons - Dance Theater Heidelberg. More info at: link

March-April, tour of Feminale (music for Arise by Astrid Boons). Dates (subject to change): link

February, composition for Arise, a choreography by Astrid Boons for Cadance Festival, Korzo Theater, The Hague. Review (in Dutch): link

January, composition and sound design for Bird Dog, a dance/road movie by Marina Mascarell, Korzo Theater, The Hague. Review (in Dutch): link

2020

November, new choreography my Dimo Milev for NDT II + new composition for String Quartet, Piano and percussion. More information coming soon!

June 15th -28th, research residency with choreographer Astrid Boons at Korzo theater. Open Studio presentation (live+online). June 20th. https://korzo.nl/nl/agenda/open-studio-astrid-boons/

June 19th,  Rhizoma, a choreography by Astrid Boons. Online streaming. https://korzo.nl/nl/agenda/friday-dance-day/

March 14th, 27th, performance of new choreography by Astrid Boons. Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada.  Program: Momentum, at Dance Theater Heidelberg, Germany. More details at: https://www.theaterheidelberg.de/produktion/momentum/

2019

October 17th, performance of The Hide, a new composition for cello, and speaker installation, developed in collaboration with the cellist Jan Willem Troost. https://korzo.nl/nl/agenda/festival-feyerabend-night-1/

September-November, Dutch tour for Fields, a choreography by Astrid Boons. Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada.  More details at  https://www.korzo.nl/nl/producties/fields

June 20-22, July 3-6, performance of New Choreography by Dimo Milev. Live music performance: Miguelangel Clerc Parada. https://www.ndt.nl/tickets/up-coming-choreographers-19.html

June 21-22, performance of Transitions, new composition for the Nederlands Saxofoon Octet. Concert designed in collaboration between Astrid Boons (choreographer), Miguelangel Clerc Parada (composer) and Nederlands Saxofoon Octet. Pieces by Louis Andriessen, Philip Glass, Steve Reich and Miguelangel Clerc Parada. https://www.festivalclassique.nl/en/agenda-and-tickets/261/dutch-saxophone-octet/

May 19, 16:00, performance of Decay, a choreography by Astrid Boons. Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada. Korzo Theater, Den Haag. https://www.korzo.nl/en/productions/all-there-may

March 2, performance of Decay, a choreography by Astrid Boons. Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada. Adelaide Fringe, Australia. https://adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/epilogue-af2019

February 7-9, composition for Fields, a choreography by Astrid Boons for Cadance Festival, Korzo Theater, The Hague. https://www.korzo.nl/nl/producties/fields

2018

December 22nd, preview of Fields, composition for a new choreography by Astrid Boons. In Ensemble Klang Festival "Musical Utopias" at Korzo Theater in Den Haag: https://www.korzo.nl/nl/podium/series/musical-utopias 

October 20th, concert of composer Pablo Saez - Surensemble at Loft, Cologne. Miguelangel Clerc: guest guitarist. https://www.loftkoeln.de/de/event/pablo-saez-surensemble/

October 1st, lecture/performance "(De)Composing Feedback" at ARC (art_research_convergence) organised by Leiden University Academy of Creative and Performing Arts. https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/events/2018/10/platform-for-artistic-research-arc 

September 3rd, respondent at ARC (art_research_convergence) organised by Leiden University Academy of Creative and Performing Arts. https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/events/2018/09/arc-art_research_convergence-forum-aesthetics-perception

September, composition for new choreography by Astrid Boons.  Dans i Nord, Pitea, Sweden. More details coming soon. http://www.dansinord.se/danskonstnarerna-astrid-boons-och-pascal-marty/

August 3rd and 4th, performance of "Vestige". Choreography: Astrid Boons / Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada. At: M1 CONTACT Contemporary Dance Festival, Singapore http://the-contact.org/shows/binary/

August 3rd, 15:00. Lecture "Partituras extendidas". Encuentro Internacional de Compositores, Instituto de Musica, Pontificia Universidad Catolica, Santiago, Chile. http://www.encuentrocompositores.cl/?p=2463

August 2nd, 19:30. World premier of "Ronda" for 3 percussionists and live electronics. Electronics designed in collaboration with Roberto Garreton.  Encuentro Internacional de Compositores, GAM Centro Cultural Gabriela Mistral. http://www.gam.cl/musica/viii-encuentro-internacional-de-compositores/

June 26th and 27th, performance of Decoy by Astrid Boons / Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada. Program Bold in Motion, AHK Opleiding Moderne Theaterdans, Korzo Theater, The Hague http://www.korzo.nl/en/productions/bold-motion-2018

March-April, Dutch tour of "Rhizoma". Choreography: Astrid Boons / Music: Miguelangel Clerc Parada                                             http://www.korzo.nl/en/productions/dansclick-19

Check review in Het Parool. "Vestige" was chosen among the five best dance performances of 2017 in The Netherlands. 

2017

October-November, music composition for "Vestige", a new choreography by Astrid Boons. For program "Here we live and now 2017" at Korzo Theater, The Hague, The Netherlands. http://www.korzo.nl/en/productions/here-we-live-and-now-2017

November 11th, 15:00. Performance of "El otro, el mismo" for two prepared guitars. Performed by Erik Marroquin and Vicente Barba at Festival de Musica Contemporanea de la Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Aula San Mateo, Campus Oriente. https://es-la.facebook.com/events/1970779329858757/

September 16th, 19:00. Performance of my new composition "Wuppy"for electric guitar, cello and casio keyboard. Also compositions by Teodora Stepancic and Assaf Gidron. Spectrum, Brooklyn NYC. http://www.spectrumnyc.com/site/templates/calendar_form.php 

August 16th, 14:00, performance of compositions "El otro, el mismo" for 2 guitars and "NS Den Haag-Groningen" for 4 electronic tracks at Auditorio IMUC, Catholic University of Chile, Santiago. This concert is possible thanks to the support of:

 

February-April, 2017, music composition for "Voice"  a choreography by Loïc Perela. Check the full schedule at: http://www.dansateliers.nl/projecten/voice-offering?l=en 

2016

Check the reviews of Rhizoma in the Volkskrant http://s.vk.nl/s-a4414488/  and in the Cultuurpers  https://www.cultureelpersbureau.nl/2016/11/dans-heelt-kijk-maar-naar-here-we-live-and-now/ 

December 29th, composition for "Las hojas lentas", a choreography by Astrid Boons. At Casa de la Ciudadania Montecarmelo, Santiago, Chile. https://www.facebook.com/events/1713288262318142/ Created at Espacio Checoeslovaquia. Dancers: Paulina Vogel, Felipe Fizkal, Paula Hofmann, Cristián Errázuriz and Bruno Ignacio Torres. 

Picture of poster above by Daniele Mantovani

December 19th-23rd, creative workshop at Espacio Checoeslovaquia (Santiago, Chile), in collaboration with the choreographer Astrid Boons.  

December 3rd, composition "El otro, el mismo" for 2 guitars, performed by Santiago Lascurain and me, at Korzo Theater in The Hague, for festival Dag in de Branding http://www.dagindebranding.nl/en/ 

November 29th, lecture/performance of "NS Den Haag-Groningen" a 4 tracks electronic composition. In conference "The role and function of sound and sounding art in public urban spaces". Leiden University. https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/news/2016/11/conference--sounds-in-urban-spaces

November 10-12, 16-19, composition for Rhizoma, a choreography by Astrid Boons. At Korzo Theater in The Hague

October 21st,22nd and 23rd, 2016, composition for Rhizoma, a choreography by Astrid Boons. Performance at Ferrara OFF, Ferrara, Italy. https://www.facebook.com/FerraraOff/ 

September 21st, 22nd, 2016. Korzo Theater, Den Haag. Francisco Lopez launches "Audio-DH, sonic manifestations from 250 creators from Den Haag". I contributed with a five minutes fragment composed with sounds of the Intercity train Den Haag Centraal-Groningen.

2016-2017 currently working with the choreographer Loic Perela for the pieces "Hashtag" and "Voice". Check Loic's calendar: http://www.loicperela.com/calendar/ 

August 1st-14th, 2016. Residency with Loic Perela at Abrons Art Center, New York,US

April 5th, 2016. Lecture "Looping: music composition as an analogy of artistic research", at Music and Research Festival in Fontys, Tilburg, The Netherlands. 

2015

November 9th-11th, 2015 (more details coming soon). Lecture "From painting to sound: musical reflections on Deleuze's Francis Bacon: the logic of sensation" at  Orpheus Institute (Ghent, Belgium). The Dark Precursor. International Conference on Deleuze and Artistic Research 2015. http://darkprecursor.org/

 

September 16th, 2015. Lecture "From far to deep: a case study on immersion and practice-based research", at ArtEZ (Deventer, Netherlands) for the Honours Programme (more details coming soon). http://www.artez.nl/Kennis-en-onderzoek/Honours-Programme 

June 29th-July 1st, 4th and 5th. Espacio Checoeslovaquia (Dance Studio), Santiago, Chile. Music for dance workshops by Dancer/Choreographer Astrid Boons.  

February 6-8. 2015.  Goteborgsoperan. Before the distances they pin evaporate choreography by Astrid Boons. Nudans program.  Special thanks to Giulio Quirici for the theorbo samples and improvisations.

January 31st, February 1, 5-8, 13-15. 2015. Meermanno Museum, Den Haag.Meermannia choreography by Karine Guizzo, as part of the evening "4/4". Cadance Festival.  Special thanks to Giulio Quirici for the theorbo samples and improvisations. 

2014

November 7th. 2014. 18:00. Gemeente Museum Den Haag. Music for "Pygmalion" a choreography by Karine Guizzo. Opening of exhibition "100 years of Clay". 

September 13th-14th 13:00, October 26th 16:00. 2014. Theater De Nieuwe Regentes, Den Haag. Music for "Metamorphoses" a choreography by Karine Guizzo.

May 23rd - 24th. Commedia Futura: theater in der Eisfabrik, Hannover. Music for "Amongst Millions" and "Butterfly Hips". Choreographies by Pedro Goucha Gomes.   click on text for link

April 25th - 27th, 29th. May 2nd-4th,  6th, 7th. Goteborgsoperan. Music for "From far to deep", a choreography by Pedro Goucha Gomes. click on text for link

 February 1st, 9th, 11th - March 11th, 21st. 2014. Staatsschauspiel Dresden.  Music for "Shine", a choreography  by Heidi Vierthaler. http://www.staatsschauspiel-dresden.de/service/schnullertag/palucca_tanz_studio_2014/  

2013

November 20th, 19:00. 2013. Performance of "A Bao A Qu"(revised 2013) for ensemble. Performed by "Ensamble Taller de Musica Contemporanea UC" at " XXIII Festival de Musica Contemporanea de la Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile". Centro Cultural GAM.

This project is supported by the Performing Arts Fund NL 

November 15th,18th, Lectures at Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Campus Oriente.

October 6th 16:00, Korzo Theater, The Hague. Amongst Millions, music for a choreography by Pedro Goucha Gomes 

July 23rd 19:00, 25th 21:30 Between the Seas Festival, New York. Amongst Millions, music for a choreography by Pedro Goucha Gomes

www.betweentheseas.org

This project is supported by the Performing Arts Fund NL  

Jan 17th 2013 20:15 Theater Dakota, Den Haag. Pieces by Ezequiel Menalled and Maria Alejandra Castro Espejo. I am playing electric guitar in Ezequiel's piece "Music for six electric guitars" with Elliot Simpson, Santiago Lascurain, Roberto Garreton, Jeroen Kimman and Ezequiel Menalled. http://www.theaterdakota.nl/agenda/homegrown-handmade/ 

2012

Nov 2nd 2012 21:00 Ensemble Modelo62 at Korzo Theater in Den Haag. Pieces by Teodora Stepancic, Aliona Yurtsevich, Graham Flett and Miguelangel Clerc. 

July 5th 2012 20:00 Open Look Festival. St. Petersburg, Russia.  Performance of choreography " 7" by Pedro Goucha. Music: Miguelangel Clerc. 

June 4-7 20:15.  Rotterdamse Schouwburg. Performance of choreography " Mind the Gap" by Pedro Goucha. Music: Miguelangel Clerc. Scapino Ballet Rotterdam.

March 2, 6, 8, 16, 17 / April 3, 4, 17th 2012 Performance of choreography " Of Animals and other Humans" by Pedro Goucha. Music: Miguelangel Clerc.