New music from 8 of SA’s best – 2 artists, 2 sets, 4 Fridays
Nexus Arts presents the Interplay Performance Series, which is the culmination of a year-long artistic development program for culturally and linguistically diverse contemporary musicians. This year, Nexus has worked closely with 8 incredible musicians and bands, building their artistic practice and creative networks here in Adelaide. Throughout this four-part concert series, you will be treated to a diverse range of musical genres, from Japanese traditional music to Colombian funk; from pop to the Iranian santur. Each artist will present a 45-minute set of original music, with two artists each night, giving you a musical experience like no other. Welcome to Interplay!
Gene Phoa + San Ureshi – 19 November
Maryam Rahmani + Elizabeth Ruyi – 26 November
Noriko Tadano + Koleh – 3 December
Adrian Schmidt Mumm + GRECO REPTIL – 10 December
Interplay: Adrian Schmidt Mumm // GRECO REPTIL
Friday 10 December
Doors at 7pm, music at 7.30pm
Nexus Arts Venue, Cnr Morphett St and North Tce
Enter from North Tce next to the Lion Arts Factory Building
Tickets: Full price $25, Concession $20
Adrian Schmidt Mumm is a guitarist, composer and producer with a diverse cultural and musical background. Born in Germany to Colombian/German and Pakistani/Canadian parents, he emigrated to Adelaide at the age of 7 where he completed a B.A. in Anthropology/Music in 2017. He creates works which cross boundaries of culture and genre and incorporates influences from across the globe into his practice, influenced by his fascination with the interplay of music and art between different cultures and eras, and his love for ‘crate digging’.
Juan David Londono A.K.A GRECO is a Colombian songwriter, musician, and graphic designer. His music project, GRECO REPTIL, combines rock, funk and electronic beats and utilises his skills as a composer, bass player and vocalist. Everyone is invited to this party, regardless of their differences. GRECO REPTIL creates a space where people can sing, dance and connect with their emotions, and he invites you all to this party to close out our Interplay series.