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1/01/2016 ANNOUNCEMENT
DEAR WEBSITE SNOOPERS,

This website will be changed to present the sound installation, radio, and writing projects that have been the bulk of my work in the last years. But here are a few updates. More information upon request.

THE GERMAN WIKI ABOUT ME IS MOSTLY WRONG. I have no idea who wrote it or why.

To contact me, please write to both addresses:

brody_paul@hotmail.com
paulbrody@yahoo.com

COMMISSIONS AND AWARDS:

2016 "Artist in Residence" at Munich Kammerspiele Opera Department. (Creating installations exploring the parameters of opera as well as performing in an experimental version of La Sonnembula directed from David Marton)

2016 WDR feature, "Prison Poetry Blues" is a documentary about prisoners in Alabama learning poetry as part of rehabilitation. What is the effect on inmates who practice creative writing? How does learning the humanities in general effect the mentality of the incarcerated? I will interview both prisoners and prison workers, and teach a story writing class in prison as part of this feature.

2016 "Voices of Help" This exhibit will be produced for the Youth Museum in Berlin to explore the concept of help and need. What does it mean to help somebody? What are the tools of people who dedicates there lives to helping? After the October opening the school classes will be invited to do week long workshops exploring this thematic.

2016 Paul Brody's Sadawi's new Enja Records CD, "Vanishing Night" will showcase a whole new repertoire of original compositions as well as The Theater Suite. with transformed works of Mozart, Haydn, Bach, and Purcell.

2916 Theatrical song cycle based on the letters and commentary of Freud. Collaboration with fellow composer, Max Dohlmann.

2015 STUFF

Paul Brody's Sadawi's 'Behind All Words' featuring Meret Becker, Clueso, Jelena Kuljic

PREIS DER DEUTSCHEN SCHALLPLATTENKRITIK BESTENLISTE
(German Recording Prize Best of List 2014)

FAUENHOFER INSTITUTE-CULTURE:
Joseph Roth Project, 'Wondering.' - Theatrical song cycle based on the writings of Joseph Roth

ENJA RECORDS 2015 RELEASE: Three Suites: Nussbaum, Marton, and Footnotes.

RADIO FEATURE PROJECTS:

WDR: Southern Discomfort -2014
(Listnen: http://www.wdr3.de/hoerspielundfeature/southerndiscomfort100.html)

NPR: THE FRINGE SOUND OF BERLIN -2014
(LISTEN: http://www.nprberlin.de/post/npr-special-fringe-sound-berlin)

WDR 2015 project announced soon.

MELODIC STORIES
'A Storytelling Presentation of Collected Stage Stories'

KAMMERTHEATER STUTTGART
David Marton's Doppelganger is playing periodically in Stuttgart and performing in Moscow's Chekhov Festival. (Actor and musician role)

Piranha Records
Semer Project Recording


SOUND INSTALLATION
TRANSMEDIALE AND NK - Festival for Art and Digital Culture Berlin
Five Families Listening

2013
SOUND INSTALLATION
Jewish Museum Berlin
Five Easy Pieces

20/3/2014 LISTENING
(Please NO facebook. All e mails should be sent to both addresses)

-NEW SOUNDCLOUD: https://soundcloud.com/paul-brody-sadawi

-INSTALLATION WORK: https://soundcloud.com/paul-brody-voice-melody

-NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO: http://www.nprberlin.de/term/paul-brody

-CHILDREN'S MUSIC: www.myspace.com/paulbrodyskidsmusic

-BERN, BRODY, AND RODACH, www.bernbrodyrodach.com

(Plenty more on youtube)

14/07/2013 Concerts and Productions


26/10/2010

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// 2010 Events
CONTACT:
(All e mails should be sent to two addresses to make sure we are in touch!)

paulbrody@yahoo.com

info@paulbrody.net

-PAUL BRODY'S SADAWI, www.myspace.com/paulbrodysadawi
-CHILDREN'S MUSIC, www.myspace.com/paulbrodyskidsmusic
-BERN, BRODY, AND RODACH, www.bernbrodyrodach.com


-Paul Brody's Sadawi is coming out with a new CD called 'Far From Moldova.'

-Sadawi will play in Brooklyn at the Irondale Culture Center on 27.11

-Paul Brody is also working on a song project with texts by the Bukovinian poet, Rose Auslaender. This will feature three great voices: pop singer, Clueso, film actress, Meret Becker, and jazz diva, Yelena K. It is being produced by sound wizard, Jayrope. (No label yet.)

-SWR productions about children involved in music. (Ongoing)

-Grips theater compositions being premiered in October. (Song texts from Volker Ludwig)

// 2011 Events
-Berlin Jewish Museum's 'Homeland' or Heimatkunde' exhibit is featuring an installation by Paul Brody. It will include short interviews with a variety of people about living in Germany. Along with the topical subject matter, the music of each person's voice will be explored through a compositional precess, which will be the sound content in the installation. (Opening in September)

- BURG THEATER'S Harmonious Celestis will play in Vienna and then in Paris in January and February. This is musical theater with texts from Peter Eszterhazy and directed by David Marton.

-17 HIPPIES New Zealand-Australia tour and featured at Peter Gabriel's WOMAD FESTIVAL in March

-Paul Brody's Sadawi plays at the Felix Nussbaum Haus and has a composer/architect press conference with Daniel Libeskind, who designed a new part of the building. (April 5th and 6th)

-BERLINER ENSEMBLE premiers a new version of A Street Car Named Desire in March

-CLUESO and the Bernewitz Trio featuring Paul Brody will tour in Germany from 17. to 23.5. Check out the youtubes!

-SWR radio productions about children involved in music. (Ongoing)

-ALAN BERN'S OTHER EUROPEANS tour in Europe and America is planned for September.