Concert AT WYSPA TAMKA & KLUB SZALONYCH – 10 December 2022

It was great evening of free improvised music at Tamka & Klub Szalonych in Wroclaw where Shepherds of Cats were joined by Mateusz Rybicki (clarinet, tenor saxophone), Huber Kostkiewicz (guitar) and Krzysztof Sowa (voice) who made the last minute appearance at the concert. We also had virtual presence of our bandmate Dariusz Blaszczak who was … Continue reading Concert AT WYSPA TAMKA & KLUB SZALONYCH – 10 December 2022

Shepherds Of Cats and Markus Wenninger – ALBUM REVIEW BY spontaneous music tribune

Here you can read latest reviews from Spontaneous Music Tribune. Amongst them there is a review of the recently published album by Shepherds Of Cats and Markus Wenninger. You can read full review here: https://spontaneousmusictribune.blogspot.com/2022/11/the-november-round-up-sloth-racket.html?m=1&fbclid=IwAR24jPt_uNiIZ5Wn5didZrc1Q4OSExrLjoZMz01jChemvWSZ_QUdbXesER0

SHEPHERDS OF CATS and MARKUS WENNINGER

In February 2016, Shepherds of Cats performed extraordinary concert with Markus Wenninger that included premiere of Naturalinee 2 video scores by American composer Joe Pignato, video art by VJ Pietrushka and live archery. Priori to that event, the band met with Marcus in the studio over the weekend to record material for an album that … Continue reading SHEPHERDS OF CATS and MARKUS WENNINGER

There Was Something In The Cookie

The year 2021 was significant on many levels. Shepherds of Cats spent a year improvising virtually. During one of the weekly rehearsals, this song came about completely by accident. This became our contribution to the collection of Christmas-themed music. We secretly hope that it will conquer the charts - as Last Christmas once did. https://soundcloud.com/shepherds-of-cats/there-was-something-in-the-cookie

Improvised Opera BY YASHASHWI SHARMA & SHEPHERDS OF CATS

If we told you that this recording should be considered one long piece rather than 6 pieces, you would quite possibly accept this. But, similarly, if we said it is six independent pieces and not one long piece, you would probably accept it maybe even more readily, especially as it is separated into 6 different … Continue reading Improvised Opera BY YASHASHWI SHARMA & SHEPHERDS OF CATS

BUTOH TECHNO JAPAN TOUR 2020

Dear Friends,  We are very happy to announce that our Butoh Techno project will have its continuation in February 2020. This time we are taking the spectacle to home of Mushimaru Fujieda and Aya Ogawa. Shepherds of Cats together with Matylda Gerber and VJ Pietrushka will join Mushimaru and Aya on series on performances in Tokyo, … Continue reading BUTOH TECHNO JAPAN TOUR 2020

2018 TOUR

SHEPHERDS OF CATS & VJ PIETRUSHKA AND OUR SPECIAL GUESTS, 2018 TOUR Günter Heinz, Matylda Gerber, Paweł Sokołowski and Lena Czerniawska 29 September:  Shepherds of Cats + Matylda Gerber Ośrodek Postaw Twórczych, Działkowa 15, 50-538 Wroclaw, Poland https://www.facebook.com/events/1917896198232935/ 30 September Shepherds of Cats Dragon Mały Dom Kultury, Zamkowa 3, 61-768 Stare Miasto, Poznań, Poland https://www.facebook.com/events/269755000524098/ 02 October … Continue reading 2018 TOUR

SHEPHERDS OF CATS + VJ PIETRUSHKA & GÜNTER HEINZ ON TOUR, OCTOBER 2018

We have been quiet for a while only to come up with some new recordings and put together our third tour. Yes, early October 2018, we are teaming up with VJ Pietrushka who will create spectacular live video landscapes to be filled with Günter Heinz's  roaring trombone and Shepherds of Cats' unearthed sounds. We will give … Continue reading SHEPHERDS OF CATS + VJ PIETRUSHKA & GÜNTER HEINZ ON TOUR, OCTOBER 2018

Butoh Techno spectacle 2018

Filip Zawada and Jan Fanfare directed last year spectacular performance of Butoh Techno, putting together sonic, light and dance worlds together: https://shepherdsofcats.com/portfolio/butoh-techno-spectacle/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kq2lDAGt_Rg We are very happy to announce that Butoh Techno spectacle is back in April 2018 and will be performed in Wroclaw and Prague. This year Ayako Ogawa (vocalist/pianist) is coming with Mushimaru Fujieda (butoh … Continue reading Butoh Techno spectacle 2018