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Ptarmigan operated in Tallinn from 2011-2014. This website exists as an archive of its activities during this time. We no longer maintain any presence in Tallinn, but some people involved with Ptarmigan are now operating Temporary in Helsinki.


Svamp Helsinki with guest facilitator Peter Nicholson
music : sound : workshop
13 November, 2011 00:00 15:30 - 17:30
Featuring artist: Peter Nicholson
part of project: Svamp
presented by Äänen Lumo and Ptarmigan

Join us at Oksasenkatu 11 this Sunday for another gathering of improvised soundmaking.  We are lucky to have Peter Nicholson as our guest workshop leader this month as he is en route to a short residency at Ptarmigan Tallinn.  Peter has been working for years with the Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra and has been an integral part of the improvised music scene in Scotland and beyond.  Please check out his artist page for a full bio.

As always, this workshop is open to anyone!  Please bring something to make sound with.  Oksasenkatu 11 does not have a sound system so we wil be primarily acoustic; if you require amplification please bring it, and keep it small.  We are most excited to have a mixture of musicians and non-musicians here, so please don't be intimidated if you are curious!

More about Svamp on the project page. More about Peter Nicholson on his artist page

See you there!