PROGRAMS solo and ensemble

SCHapo! (ensemble)

A post-Dadaistic evening with a happy surprise-program in honour of Kurt SCHwitters. read more

 

VOX SANGUINIS / the voice of blood (solo)

Cora Schmeiser - the voice of blood - takes us on a journey through a laboratory of visions, that is inspired by the oeuvre of Hildegard von Bingen. read more

 

BIRDS AND FLOWERS OF VENTADORN AND VELDEKE (solo)

A guided tour past the seasons of the amorous heart based on the Occitan poetry of the troubadour Bernart de Ventadorn and the Minnesänger Heinrich von Veldeke. read more

 

TIME TRAVEL OF A TROBAIRITZ (solo/duo)

Trobairitz Cora Schmeiser travels zig-zag through past and present day Europe looking for traces of the human soul. read more

 

THIS AND THAT (ensemble)

A mix of Dadaism with contemporary and medieval repertoires using vocals, Glockenspiel, steel drum, snare drum, recorders, Widerstand, shruti box, crackle box, casio, toy piano, kalimba, singing bowls, a milk frother and coffee grinder. read more

 

CRATER SUITE | CASSINI’S SONG (ensemble)

The 'uiuiui koo'-members combine several musical and artistic traditions to create their own sound and imagery. read more

 

QUIET (ensemble)

A chamber opera about a writer looking for a room, a landlady who looks for a lodger, both looking for space. She offers him hers but he cannot live there. read more

 

NEWSREAL (solo)

An audio visual chamber opera in which an incessant flow of information tries to find its way into the life of a soprano. read more

 

FOUR (solo)

A music theater performance with the four temperaments as a starting point. read more

 

SONG BOOKS (solo/ensemble)

A special program for voice, piano and live-electronics, compiled from the collection of short works of the same name by John Cage. read more

 

THE WRONG LEG (solo)

Cora Schmeiser treats the audience to a vocal programme of on-stage interpretations to words by Daniil Kharms, Velemir Khlebnikov, Georges Aperghis and Christian Morgenstern. read more

 

DER GRÜNSPANRÜSSEL ALS ZEICHEN EINER NEUEN ZEIT (solo)

Cora Schmeiser serves a vocal meal originating from art movements like 'Dada' and 'de Stijl'. read more

 

URSONATE (solo)

Performance of the (complete) Magnum Opus by the German Dadaist and sound poet Kurt Schwitters. read more

 

SCRIPT (ensemble)

A performance born from the fallen bookcase of singer Cora SCHmeiser and visual artist Arnold SCHalks, about language in its read, written, interpreted, sung and translated form. read more

 

Cora Schmeiser, photo © Florian Cramer

photo © Florian Cramer