MAZE FESTIVAL 2017 is dedicated to sonic textures and field recordings with eminent guests Okkyung Lee, the leading cellist from the New York improvised scene, originally from Korea and the Irish composer Barbara Ellison, who lives in the Netherlands. MAZE will also perform the whale song- inspired Quasimodo by Alvin Lucier (USA), Jitterbug, a portrait of a fictive natural environment by field recording pioneer Annea Lockwood (NZ/USA), a live-streamed interactive work by Rebekah Wilson (NZ) and Wind Horse by the recently deceased founder of Deep Listening, Pauline Oliveros (USA). The festival will also include CHURCH by the Danish sonic artist Jacob Kirkegaard and new works by MAZE composers Yannis Kyriakides and Anne La Berge. The festival takes place in two locations in Amsterdam: Splendor on the 1st of June, and Bimhuis on the second. Discover the full programme.