Shining Cracks – Electronic Music Concert perform by Chunyang Yao
Chunyang Yao is a composer and electronic musician from Lijiang, China. She studied composing & composition theory at Music Conservatory of Shanghai. Her music is based on contemporary composition techniques and electronic noise aesthetics. In 2014, she launched her solo electronic music and voice performance project.
One of Chunyang’s primary music field is the traditional music of the Nakhi, an ethnic group from Yunnan. As a Nakhi herself, she concentrates on exploring the possibilities of Nakhi traditional music and the phonetics of the Nakhi language. Nakhi music elements are extensively implemented in her music.
Her debut album Shining Cracks was released this year. following the new album’s release, this summer she will performance “Shining Cracks” music in five cities, Kunming where she grew up will be the first stop.
Chunyang plays analog synthesizer combined with extensive use of recorded sounds of nature and daily life, vocals elements are also present at her music. the music genre is considered as Sound Collage andDrone. This show is an invitation to experience a weave of electronic and natural sounds creating an unexpected music concept.
More on: chunyangyao.bandcamp.com