Weekend workshop with Tadashi Endo and Günter „Baby“ Sommer (perc) in Göttingen, Germany

Günter Baby Sommer is one of the master musicians of contemporary European jazz. He belongs to the circle of extraordinary drummers that developed throughout the improvised music scene a highly individual playing and built up an unmistakable?
Born in Dresden in 1943, Sommer studied at the Hochschule für Musik „Carl Maria von Weber“. Then his musical contributions the most important jazz groups of the GDR like the Ernst-Ludwig-Petrowksy-Trio, Zentralquartett and the Ulrich Gumpert Workshopband made it possible for him to get involved in the international scene. Thus, Sommer not only worked in a trio with Wadada Leo Smith and Peter Kowald but took part in fascinating meetings with Peter Brötzmann, Fred van Hove, Alexander von Schlippenbach, Evan Parker and Cecil Taylor. His solowork enabled him for intense collaborations with writers as Günter Grass.
Sommer’s discography comprises around 100 records. As a professor at the Hochschule für Musik Dresden he has an influence on the professional imparting of the contemporary jazz to the next generations.

Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021 at 08:00p.m. performance HAUTNAH with Tadashi Endo and Günter Baby Sommer
Butoh Centrum MAMU , Geismar Landser. 95, 37083 Göttingen

Butoh master class and demonstration during Japanese Week at the Ibiza Botánico Tecnológico, Ibiza, Spain

Butoh workshop master class and a demonstration (of his piece Shinkai no Tamashii - souls in the sea)

Intense Butoh Workshop with co-teacher Marigia Maggipinto in Göttingen, Germany

Finish this year with a nice experience in dance, especially butoh dance in combination with dance theatre from Pina Bausch!
Tadashi chose this combination because Kazuo Ohno and Pina Bausch were good friends and due to Kazuo Ohno we got to know Pina personally. This December workshop is dedicated to these two amazing artists and our beloved friends and teachers Kazuo Ohno and Pina Bausch. We are happy to inform you that Ms. Marigia Maggipinto, who was a member of Pina's Tanztheater Wuppertal for 9 years, will be our guest teacher in December.
Please register in time, but the number of participants is limited!
Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021 at 08:00 p.m.  performance HAUTNAH with Tadashi Endo , Marigia Maggipinto and participants of the workshop.
Butoh Centrum MAMU , Geismar Landser. 95, 37083 Göttingen
(please book tickets via phone: 0551-7906245 because the number of audience is limited.)