Jung-Jae Kim - saxophone
Andreas Voccia - electronics
[na̠itʰe̞] is a Berlin-based duo that blurs the boundaries between electronic and acoustic, consisting of Andreas Voccia, a German modular synth player, and Jung-Jae Kim, a South Korean saxophonist.
They are exploring new sonic territories and challenging conventional notions of music composition. The duo is described as an interactive improvisation between two distinct mediums – electronic and acoustic – that communicates between distinct physical phenomena, electrons and air/water molecules. Their music is a compound of varied alternative sounds, organic noises, and extended techniques that pushes the boundaries of sonic aesthetics. It features a multi-layered, fluctuating soundscape that is intensely complex and dynamic. The interaction between the electronic and acoustic elements creates a tapestry of varied noises, particles, and colors that overlap and weave together.
[na̠itʰe̞]’s performance is an immersive and intellectually stimulating activity of real-time composing. It takes the listener on a journey through a world of profound soundscapes. The duo’s creative process create a unique musical language and innovative approach to music-making. They seek to go beyond traditional notions of sound and instead create something entirely new and exciting.