Central Museum Utrecht
Central Museum Utrecht
“Tierkreis, a music fashion film” is an intermedia proposal based on the music piece “Tierkreis” from K.Stockhausen about zodiac signs.
The original music piece is entirely based on 12 different melodies, each one based on the different zodiac signs and poem.
The piece is a free form and instrumentation piece, giving to the performer the necessary freewill needed to approach it and create a different and personal version of the piece.
Nerea Vera took this original music piece as a reference to create a whole fantasy world around it.
Using the fashion film’s cinematographic aesthetic’ and her knowledge about the piece (her master research was based on it) in order to make a brand new version.
This new version includes used of non conventional instruments, bringing a new way to experiment and approach contemporary music to general public
On “Tierkreis, a music fashion film”, each zodiac sign is approached
individually, via color pallet basis (color and visual relation per zodiac
sign) personal characteristics (each zodiac sign and therefore each
music piece is based on the personality characteristics of zodiac sign)
and the musical analysis of the original piece as a reference point to
create the music, as well as scenography and stylish of each character.
"Tierkreis, a music fashion film" es una propuesta multimedia basada en la obra musica "Tierkreis" de K.Stockhausen sobre los signos del zodiaco.
La pieza original está basada en 12 melodías diferentes, casa una basada en un signo del zodiaco y un poema escrito pot Stockhausen.
La obra tiene forma e instrumentación libres, dando al intérprete la libertad de crear una versión personal y diferente de la pieza.
Nerea Vera cogió la partitura original para crear un mundo de fantasía alrededor de él, usando la estética cinematográfica del fashion film y su conocimiento de la obra ( su investigación final de master fué sobre la obra) para crear una nueva versión de la misma.
Esta nueva versión incluye el uso de instrumentos no convencionales, trayendo una nueva forma de experimentar y enfocar la música contemporánea para acercarla a todo tipo de público.
En "Tierkreis, a music fashion film" cada signo es tratado individualmente, cogiendo como base el color en relación a cada uno, y las diferentes características personales . Se cogió el análisis de la obra como punto de referencia para crear tanto la escenografía, como el estilismo de cada personaje.
Interdisciplinary artist specialist in Percussion obtaining in 2015 a master degree in Classical Percussion at Koninklijk Conservatorium in Den Haag, and recently fashion expert and visual merchandiser together with business management in fashion diploma by Nebrija´s University, with the highest marks. Nerea Vera has always develop and participate her own projects always involving different arts, such as fashion, graphic design or audiovisual material working as well with most important contemporary groups in The Netherlands such as Slagwerk Den Haag or ASKO Schoenberg and participating in important festivals, such as Holland Festival, Festival Classique, Gaudeamus Muziek Week or Dag in De Branding.
Cinematography studies at TAI University and Madrid and Sound Design at the RTVE Institute, in Madrid.
The projects she does are generally related with the combination of the two arts she feels more fascinating about, exploring different styles.
Experienced video creative with a demonstrated history of working in the music and creative industries. Skilled in video production, concept development, editing, and copywriting. Strong media and communication background with Masters' Degrees focused in Music and Media Technologies and Composition from Trinity College Dublin and Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten.
Cinematographer based in Amsterdam. At the moment Junior Producer at Mr.Frank. He is experienced in independent film making and documentary.
Live sound engineer, also working as a sound designer, recording/mixing /mastering engineer and producer. The projects she does include various musical styles, from classical, opera music to electronic, contemporary and pop.
Past 3 years she have worked with several different orchestras, bands, theatre groups and festivals in the Netherlands.
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