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Mark Knoop

Mark Knoop — Repurpose

Mark Knoop - Repurpose

On the first of May, squib-artist and friend Mark Knoop presents new works which each take exist­ing musi­cal mate­r­ial as their start­ing point. From Adam de la Cour’s Stock­hausen imposter, through Beaudoin’s micro­tim­ing, to Finnissy’s Brahms-style choral pre­ludes based on Nor­we­gian and Amer­i­can folk songs, each work pro­poses an intrigu­ing method of nego­ti­at­ing with the past. […]


Beat’ Me (cut and perm’ no.1)

'Beat' Me (cut and perm' no.1)

Beat’ Me (cut and perm’ no.1) by Adam de la Cour for (out of tune) solo piano and alarm sam­ples (2007/11) Per­formed by Mark Knoop. A mash up of the mate­r­ial and prac­tices of William S. Bur­roughs and Percy Grainger. All musi­cal mate­r­ial appears twice in some shape or form (except the very last bar).


Too Hot to Handel Too

Too Hot to Handel Too

On Novem­ber 11, 2010, squib-box pre­sented Too Hot To Han­del Too at Han­del House Museum. The Han­del House Museum is located on the upper floors of 25 and 23 Brook Street, Lon­don. 25 Brook Street was the res­i­dence of George Frid­eric Han­del between 1723 and 1759 and 23 Brook Street was the home to rock […]


Libra Duo

Libra Duo

On the 28th of May 2010 at Schott Music, Lon­don, Libra Duo (Mark Knoop — piano and Carl Ros­man — clarinet/voice) pre­sented a true curio — two rarely-performed sonatas for clar­inet and piano along­side the world pre­mier of Adam de la Cour’s L’Exorcisme du Mômo, based on Antonin Artaud’s radio play Pour en finir avec […]


squib-box launch event

squib-box launch event

On the evenings of Jan­u­ary the 21st and 22nd, squib-box hosted an offi­cial launch week­end at the Old Dept­ford Police Sta­tion, Lon­don. This mini-festival fea­tured a mix of per­for­mances, inter­ven­tions, impro­vi­sa­tions, films, bar brawls and party games reflect­ing squib-box’s ethos that avant-garde per­for­mance is not tied to spe­cific gen­res, dis­ci­plines or move­ments but to an […]


Three new releases

Three new releases

squib-box releases three new albums online today! You can check them out here and pur­chase a very rea­son­ably priced copy from iTunes and/or Ama­zon mp3.


Richard Foreman – Notebook

Richard Foreman – Notebook

On the 15th of April 2010 at Chelsea Space, Lon­don, squib-box pre­sented ‘Note­book’ — an ongo­ing project devised by Neil Luck based on the texts of Amer­i­can play­wright and direc­tor Richard Fore­man. The ensem­ble com­prised of: Adam de la Cour — Guitar/vocals Fed­erico Reuben — Elec­tron­ics Fiona Bevan — Guitar/Vocals Mark Knoop — Accor­dion Javier […]



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