Sabrina Ma & Seyko Itoh
Pavillon, Main hall
GaGoGiG comprises of drummer Sabrina Ma and composer/pianist Seyko Itoh. They formed their group in 2021 with the goal of producing beautiful, sassy, and classy music for their lineup. At the Überschlag Festival, they will present a world premiere, two arrangements, and two all-time favorites from the percussion repertoire.
Sabrina Ma was born in the UK in 1985 and has lived in Berlin since 2007. She received her training in the USA and Germany. She was awarded the prize of the German Music Competition, among others. She works interdisciplinary in the fields of new music and music theatre and she is a member of MAM.manufaktur für aktuelle musik (Berlin/Cologne) and El Perro Andaluz (Dresden).
The composer and pianist Seyko Itoh studied composition at the Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music and further at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin. She was a scholarship-holder of the international Ensemble Modern Akademie Frankfurt in 2007/2008, as well as the Akademie der Künste in Berlin. She was the winner of the 2012 Hanns Eisler Composition Prize as well as the first interpretive prize as a pianist at the 2013 Hanns Eisler Composers Forum.
Sabrina Ma percussion
Seyko Itoh piano and composition
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