Fa b r i c i o   a t t o s

Classical Guitarist, Music Producer & Entrepeneur


New Stages Series is a series of performance events conceived and curated by Fabricio Mattos as part of his PhD project at the Royal Academy of Music. All events explore alternative layouts and dynamics between performers and participants, based on intensive research on history & aesthetics of performance spaces.

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Event #I: 'This Is Who We Are' 
Royal Academy of Music, 27 September 2018.

This first event is a conceptual discussion about the 'stage', whether it's a physical, mental, or simply non-existing place. The title derives from the book 'Musicking' by Christopher Small.

Performers: (in order of appearance)
Irantzu Agirre, harp; Rachel Susser, flute; Plinio Fernandes, guitar; Varinia Oyola Rebaza, viola; Janell Yeo, violin; Louise Cournarie, piano
Event #2: 'Séance' (Halloween)
Royal Academy of Music, 31 October 2018.

The second event of NSS will happen in complete darkness, and will include some ritualistic elements from around the world in an increasingly scary and intense atmosphere (it's Halloween after all...!).

Performers: (in order of appearance)

Luiz de Campos, beatbox & oboe; Vitor Noah, guitar; Lucy Humphris, trumpet; Irantzu Agirre, harp; Rachel Susser, flute; Lucas Jordan, flute; Magdalena Petrovich, cello; Leona Crasi, piano.

Event #3: 'Analogos'
Royal Academy of Music, 01 February 2019.

The third event of NSS is inspired on ancient astrological charts and music composed in response to astrological, astronomical, and mathematical events. Participants will have the chance to be immersed into a live representation of the Universe, based on charts by Pythagoras and other important scientists and astrologers.

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