Berlin Pop Choir members participate in Bill Drummond’s ‘Surround’

Bill Drummond rolling up the performance score

Bill Drummond rolling up the performance score

On a freezing cold March 23, members of the Berlin Pop Choir joined Bill Drummond, of KLF fame, in a The17 performance of ‘Surround.‘ The performance was recorded for an upcoming documentary.

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Complaints choir at Temporary Home

Robert Wimpory made a great documentary about the Complaints Choir that Lyndsey Cockwell ran this summer at Kassel, Germany. The complaints choir was be part of the Temporary Home project, an official side project of documenta13. Watch the video and see how Lyndsey recruited people and together they turned life’s stresses into song.

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Complaints Choir at Kassel

Got something to complain about? Come and join Lyndsey Cockwell’s complaints choir and turn life’s stresses into song. The complaints choir will be part of the Temporary Home project at Sickingenstraße 7-9, Kassel. An official side project of documenta13. There’s no experience necessary and all are welcome! We meet on Friday August 10th at 14h for the Complaints workshop – bring your complaints and we will organise them together. We meet again on Saturday August 11th at 16h to learn and rehearse the song that Lyndsey has composed using the complaints and perform it at the Temporary Home Finnisage later that night at around 20h – invite all your friends! More info: www.lyndseycockwell.com, www.temporaryhome.org and www.complaintschoir.org

Berlin Pop Choir at Prinzessinnengärten

We are happy to announce the first Saturday Summer Workshop at Prinzessinnengarten, Moritzplatz / Prinzessinnenstraße 15, 10997 Berlin on July 21!

From 2 – 4.30 pm you can learn basic singing and breathing techniques and pop songs in 3 part harmony. €8 in advance at class, or from info@berlinpopchoir.de and €10 on the day or on Gidsy. Covered space available in case of rain!

The Berlin Film Choir!

The Berlin based musician Pablo Decoder and an independent film company started to shoot a documentary where Pablo will be travelling around Europe and performing live with different musical groups. Berlin is the starting point and Pablo has invited the Berlin Pop Choir to perform the film’s main tune ‘Enjoy the wind’ – which will also be the name of the film.