Sonic Anchor #37

Venue: McAulay Studio, Hong Kong Arts Centre  
Date: 2022.07.11
Time: 20:00 
Price: Ticket:HK$ 100 (Free seating) Tickets are now available at URBTIX. 
Sonic Anchor 37: Cycle Manuoeuvring features the newly formed trio Plankton (Allison Fong, Ian Tang and Yoyo Yau), and Pak-Sze, joined by performer Maggie Chan, and percussionist Julie Chan. By putting together a performance involving dance, self-made speakers and percussive sounds, Pak-Sze intends to present a “ritual”, a means to reflect on our ignorant and yet, reliant behavior on technologies that might be seen as a tool on one side, but a medium for manipulation on the other.

Sonic Anchor #37
Date & Time: 11/07/2022 (Mon), 8pm*
Venue: McAulay Studio, Hong Kong Arts Centre
*Audience members are welcomed to stay after the concert to join the post- performance discussion.
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About the artists:
Plankton is formed by Ian Tang, Allison Fong and Yoyo Yau, graduated in the School of Theatre and Entertainment Arts at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. The trio specialises in sound studies, but has also branched out into media art and performance in their creation.

▎Ian Tang @tangyatyin_ian
A Hong Kong-based composer and sound designer, Ian Tang has been composing and producing music for different projects, not limited to dance, documentaries, theatre, and films. As a sound artist, Ian is proceeding his research in motion capturing, interactive programming, generative computer music, and intergrading these elements into live performances and installations.

▎Allison Fong @11_ollo.aa
Allison Fong specializes in sound design. Her artistic creations range from installation art, theatre sound design, to live performance. Her interests in electronic sound, circuit bending art, and audio/visual expand her work at the juncture of sound and visual.

▎Yoyo Yau @yoyoyoyau
Yoyo Yau is a sound designer and drummer. She has involved in various theatre productions, taking up the roles as sound designer and live musician. Besides, her works also include multi-media art installations and music productions. Yoyo's is interested in delving into merging percussive elements with digital sounds, aiming to fully expand the boundaries between acoustic objects and programmed sounds.Plankton made their first debut at West Kowloon Freespace TechBox, since then, the trio has devoted to exploring the incorporation of media arts and performance into their sound practices.

▎Pak-Sze @pakszelalala
Pak-Sze is currently studying Composition and Electronic Music at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. His interests include contemporary music, jazz, fusion, sound art and installation art.

Sonic Anchor #37
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Co-presented by:Contemporary Musiking Hong Kong and Hong Kong Arts Centre
Supported by:Hong Kong Arts Development Council

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