werner dafeldecker - doublebass // martin brandlmayr - percussion //
burkhard beins - percussion // michael moser - cello
over the past two decades polwechsel’s output has thrived on a democratic process of specifically composing for the abilities and techniques of its cast with each member possessing a unique and developed voice in instrumental performance. during this period polwechsel has produced divisive compositions, structured improvisation and electro-acoustic works which have all spoken intricately and explicitly on the organization of noise, the locus of technique, and the dynamism of the ensemble. polwechsel work with a stringently refined vocabulary of techniques in sound production and sonic choreography. they explore strategies where form and function are radically and frequently challenged. sound, resonance and acoustic space are inspiration and an area of contemplation in their current work. these themes are focussed in their pieces that form the core of polwechsels new programm.