The Berlin Soundpainting Orchestra consists of 16 experimental musicians, improvisers and composers, all coming from very different backgrounds and countries. Their live composed works, made of sound and movement, could be described as a trip of obscure and colorful images, an expansive way of traveling among improvisation and avand-garde music beyond contemporary jazz.
Soundpainting is a sign language for live composition conceived by Walter Thompson in the 70s. One of his collaborators, Hada Benedito, created the first
Soundpainting orchestra in Berlin in June 2012. Since then, they have performed not only as a ensemble, but also playing on silent movies, working together with visual artists, and other
orchestras around the world. Their concept of building sonic and visual compositions in the space lead them to present their shows in varied and unsual stages as lifts, parkings and