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ABSOLUT SYMPOSIUM

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From Thursday 1st to Saturday 3rd November, the AC HOTEL will be a hive of activity with ABSOLUT SYMPOSIUM, a bustling creative hub with panels, workshops, interviews, live radio and musical rooms, curated by Max Dax and Carlo Pastore. A special environment that brings together festival goers, industry folk and artists, akin to the festival backstage with added performances and lively activities.
Festival media partner Radio Raheem will stream live from Symposium bringing the depth of the Club To Club experience to its listeners.
A ROOM will be dedicated to IED – #C2C18’s content partner, where Sound Design students will be tasked with making an audiovisual installation in collaboration with Roland. During Symposium the sixth edition of the bi-annual OVER will be launched, under the editiorial and creative direction of Undesign agency. Over will be distributed at NEWS STAND SYMPOSIUM.
A highlight event of Symposium is the exclusive lab in association with SOUNDMIT, the Italian event dedicated to the world of synths, electronic musical instruments and musical new technologies.

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PROGRAMME:

THURSDAY 1st

Talks & Radio Room

15:00  Radio Raheem w. Palm Wine

16:00 Radio Raheem w. Gang of Ducks

17:18 Exploring La Luce Al Buio: #C2C18 theme

18:00 Rolling Stone in conversation with David August

19:00 Crack Magazine in conversation with Call Super

 

Lobby

16:00 – 17:00 Martin Pas presents Hardware Corner. An introduction to synthesizers: the machines that keep changing music production

 

Installation suite

15:00 – 21:00

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design present: PATTERN GENERATIONS, a sound and light installation made by IED Milano Sound Design students in collaboration with Roland Italia

 

FRIDAY 2nd

Talks & Radio Room

15:00 Radio Raheem w. Equiknoxx

16:00 Radio Raheem w. Iceage

17:00 shesaid.so: a global network of women working in the Music Industry, with Georgia Taglietti (Sonar festival), Valerie Lynch (Spin-go) hosted by Carlo Pastore

18:00 Max Dax in conversation with Elena Colombi

19:00 Lele Sacchi presents Club Confidential, hosted by Carlo Pastore with guests

 

Lobby

16:00 – 17:00 Music production workshop: is mastering still important? Hosted by Federico Bersano (London School of Sound) powered by Soundmit

 

Installation suite

15:00 – 21:00

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design present: PATTERN GENERATIONS, a sound and light installation made by IED Milano Sound Design students in collaboration with Roland Italia

 

SATURDAY 3rd

Talks & Radio Room

15:00 Radio Raheem w. Bienoise

16:00 Radio Raheem w.guests

17:00 Max Dax presents I care because you do: Aphex Twin listening session

18:00 Max Dax in conversation with Robin Fox

 

Lobby

16:00 – 17:00 Music Business workshop: music management in the streaming services era, by Chris Mcilvenny supported by Gamma Music Institute

19:00 – 19:30 IED – Istituto Europeo di Design present Over magazine issue #6 by IED Torino. Following: DIREZIONI SONORE, listening session with the music of the Installation Suite

19:30 – 20:00 Discovering VIVA festival, stories and tastes from Puglia, powered by Turnè & Club To Club.

 

Installation suite

15:00 – 21:00

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design present: PATTERN GENERATIONS, a sound and light installation made by IED Milano Sound Design students in collaboration with Roland Italia.