Resume and Skills

 
 

“Dummy Lab” For Base-Berlin and Chamaeleon Theatre

(Berlin Feb 2015- August 2015)

Cellist (loop station soloist) and composer

 

“Faites La Place” for Trafic de Styles (Contemporary Hip hop) Jan – Nov 2014

(Premier Paris, November 2014)

Musical Director/Composer/Recording artist: Piano, cello, electronica, orchestration

– “Fusing contemporary classical with trip-hop and hip hop elements. The violoncelle meets sound scape and the piano plays the tune of the poetic clown.”

 

“ Soiling Eve” for choreographer Chris Rudd (New York) with The Peter London Global Dance Theatre (June 2014)

Composer/cellist

 

”Enveloppes Timbrées” for Trafic de Styles (Paris) March -December 2012

Musical Director/Composer/Recording artist: Piano, cello, electronica

– Contemporary hip-hop which explores the gestural language of being trapped in our skin.

 

 

“Dummy the Show” (Circus) for BASE BERLIN (Berlin) 2010- 2012

GOP Cabaret (Munich, Munster, Bad Oeynhausen, Essen, Hannover)

Solo Performance Cellist – live loop station and live on top of playback, composer

– A central character who uses music to bring soul to lifeless bodies. Collaborating with Bungee straps, Tissu, Flexible pole, foot juggling, handstands, acrobatic crutches and puppet aerial.

 

“Urbanatix – Spinning around” (Bochum, Germany) 2010

– Central character Cellist

 

THE BOB COLLECTIVE

An Interdisciplinary collaborative (live music, dance, contemporary circus and live visual arts)

 

Founder/ performance musician- loop station, live over playback/vocalist/composer/

theatre – movement based instrumentalist, keyboardist, cellist

 

– Collaboration with aerial straps, dance, movement as a musician, crutches, handstands, tissue and other aerial.

 

“In Search of Light”

2014 Bagni Di Lucca Arts Festival

2013 Blaue Kei Theatre, Veghel, Netherlands

2010 Edinburgh Fringe festival

2010 Villa San Rocco, Tuscany, Italy : creative research residency

 

“Bob” August 2012 (Potsdam Fabrik, Germany)

Perfomance and creation as Artists-In-Residence

 

“Lines” Oct – Dec 2010 (Potsdam Fabrik/Base-Berlin)

Performance and creation of “Lines” as Artists-in Residence

 

“La chanson de Tessa” 2011 (Paris) – commissioned composition for choreographer Matthieu Pomarel

 

“Benabbio”

for solo cello and aerial straps created with James Kingsford-Smith 2010-11 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)

Eindhoven International Wintercircus , Park Theatre.

 

“The Glass Menagerie”

for solo cello and crutches-dance created with James Kingsford-Smith July 2010

Presented at Micradanses, Paris

 

Recording Artist

 

Cello for Electro producer Reecode (Berlin)

 

Cello for trip-hop producer Jacob Cartwright (Australia/Italy)

 

With Bicycle I Ride Documentary OST 2014, (Mongolia/United Kingdom); cello

 

Lunik Documentary OST (Italy ) 2010; cello

 

Curse Ov Dialect – experimental hip-hop – gigs and recording

Kind Lions – experimental funk/ electronic, improvised strings

Eliza Davidson – original, session artist

Clann Zu – Strings, session artist

North Mebourne Dance House – strings, session artist

 

Sound and Website links

www.lihqun.com

www.soundcloud.com/

 

Video Links

 

Cello demo : http://vimeo.com/74001801

 

Performances with circus

–                 aerial hoop: https://vimeo.com/39854306

–                 straps: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAFoxOqnsm8

–                 crutches and dance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCHhqmb8a9E

One response to “Resume and Skills

  1. Natalya

    Hi Lih,

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    Thank you very much in advance.

    All the best,

    Natalya

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