Video Aya Suzuki - Spill


The Japanese percussionist Aya Suzuki worked during her residency, in the context of OORtreders Festival 2020, on the soundart performance Spill by Erik Griswold. During her performance; she makes a kinesthetic shower of sound with 20 kilograms of rice, working with various objects: temple bells, rice paper, bowls and home-made instruments.

Discover her work via the video below:

Aya Suzuki started making music at the age of 6. She went to the Toho Gakuen School of Music in Tokyo, where she received lessons from the extremely innovative marimba-player Keiko Abe. In 2012 she won first prize in the Marimba Spiritual competition. She is currently studying for a masters at Gent Conservatory under Wim Koninck. She has played solo concerts at the Festival van Vlaanderen, the BEAT IT!-festival in Concertgebouw Brugge, in the Handelsbeurs and in STUK.

Spill is a performance by Aya Suzuki (JP) based on the installation from Erik Griswold | In collaboration with C-TAKT, Musica, Impulse Centre for Music, Provinciaal Domein Dommelhof.