Christophe Charles explores the subconscious part of creativity and intuitive approaches to making music, plays with found sounds and cares about their autonomy within the absence of hierarchical structure while considering time as «a utility that allows sounds to happen».
As improviser mcddavid developed techniques without touching the instrument
suzueri (Elico Suzuki)As a sound artist and improviser living in Tokyo, suzueri always plays
circuitous and restless performances using pianos combined with
self-made instruments. She is also the founder of the edible circuit
makers group BreadBoard Baking.
Tim Fletcher has been involved with recording Mopomoso events for the past quarter of a century or so. After years of living in London he now resides in Mr Mopomoso’s home county
Sylvia Hallett (London) bows things with strings, including violin, bicycle wheel and small branches, live processed with effects pedals.
By chance, in 1964, the legendary pianist Mel Davis taught at my school. In 1969 I joined Mel’s revolutionary ‘People Band’ and to date remain committed to both that beautiful band and the wider improvised music community
Improvising trumpeter and flugelhorn player Charlotte Keeffe can be heard making all sorts of sounds here; & here; Charlotte loves being part of the Mopomoso TV team seeking video contributions, co-presenting the episodes and coming up with moptail recipes to accompany each instalment that match the colour of John’s suit!
…Charlotte Keeffe’s blood-red, rasping flugelhorn and trumpet blew breathy cadences and messages as if her lungs were burning with an electricity all of her own.’
– Chris Searle, Morning Star
Sydney Levinson is a Chartered Accountant and a creative industries activist … his alter-ego #BarrysLounge plays records
Pascal Marzan plays on a 10 string guitar tuned to play 6th of a tone and other microtonal divisions of the octave.
Guitarist, improviser, musician and Mopomoso founder.
All around peddler of whimsy and the magically absurd. Piano, art, dance and activism.