“Poetic Women Journey…From spirit to body, accompanied by electronic noise and mostly Yael Acher played the flute and with a recorded electronic art-noise. It created an audio spaciousness and let us dream together with the dancers.” By Erik Aschengreen, Berlinske Tidende, March 1st, 2003, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Total Time: 44:42 min Record label: MODIANO 0203 Release on April 2003 in Denmark and globally (CDs and online platforms) Recorded at Sonic Sound, Copenhagen, Denmark on February 10th and 11th, 2003. Sound engineering: Morten Søfting. Mixing and mastering by S.O.L. and Yael Acher.
Performance Locations and dates: Premiered at Dance New Amsterdam, New York City, NY, USA, April 2007 Also performed at Dancers Responding to Aids, Fire Island, NY, USA, August 2008 And at Tich Center for the Arts, New York University, New York City, NY, USA, May 2010
Premiered at Dance New Amsterdam, New York City, NY, USA, April 2007
“Added percussion, electronic manipulation, and sound effects too abstract to describe contribute to the music.” By Gorman, CD Review- Guide to Records, American Record Guide. May/June issue, 2021, USA.
Prelude and Syrinx at Copenhagen Summer Dance Festival
Music performed by Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano’s:
Johanne Sebastian Bach’s “Prelude,” from the Cello suite nr 1 in G major, BWV 1007, and Claude Debussy’s solo flute pieces “Syrinx.
Powerful pulse in the Police Headquarters’ Yard Danish Dance Theater dancers had never flew threw the air as effortlessly as in this year’s Copenhagen summer Dance between the Pillars. Copenhagen Summer Dance 2013 offers eight short pieces of choreography and a bold, daring Bach –solo by the flutist Yael Acher, which initiates the spatial body energy in the beautiful pillar-yard, with her crispy tones and her androgynous jacket suit movements…”
Album title:“Humanity is like an ocean”- Flute Soundscapes Genre: Classical and Contemporary Electro-acoustic Artist: Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano: composition, flute and electronic tracks. Production: Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano. Record label: CENTAUR RECORDS Inc. CRC 3830 Release on: October 2nd, 2020 Album program: J.S. Bach’s Cello Suite no. 1 in G major (tracks # 1-6) Debussy’s Syrinx for flute (track #10).
Acher-Modiano’s electro-acoustic and acoustic contemporary pieces (tracks # 7-9, 11, 12-18, and #19)
Total Time: 65:56 min
Recorded at: Engholm Church, Allerød, Denmark, September 5th, 2019 -February 5th, 2020.
Sound engineers: mixed and mastered by Michael Norman.