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Ame Zek is an electroacoustic musician, guitar player, and composer.

His interests and work are based on experiences in experimental,improvised, electronic,contemporary,acoustic, noise, new and traditional music and field recordings. Instruments, sound sources and tools used in Ame Zek’s music practice vary from different types of prepared guitars, acoustic percussions, self made objects, contact microphones,analog modular synthesizer, amplified feedback speakers, magnetic field microphones and digital midi machines.
Since 2006 he is actively participating ,collaborating and playing in Berlin different scenes.

In continuous research,use and exposure of micro tonalities ,micro noises and overtones relations of the sonic material Ame Zek’s main interest and occupation remain ‘’the sound” with its unique sonic characteristics.Driven by dissonances and feedback resonances Ame Zek’s music world gradually becomes organic dimension.Being constantly on the way of looking for new approaching and developing of his own technics and strategies of music making, he lives and works in Berlin.

 


RELEASES / COLLABORATIONS:



-2016/2017 Improvise music phase 2
Initiating ,organizing and playing together with guests musicians ‚‘’Reanimation nights”concerts serie in Caffe Wendel including guests artists Jeff Kaiser,Antonis Anissegos,Eliad Wagner,Jeremy Woodruff,Keith O’brien,Roy Caroll,Jorgos Dimitriadis,Anil Erasian,JdZazie,Andre Vida,Ingolfjur Wilhjamsson,Otto Horvath,Martin Lau,Robert Reigle,Denitsa Mineva,Hui-Chun Lin,Ulrike Brand,Elo Masing,Hannes Buder,Adam Goodwin,Jack Adler Mckean,Sylvia Hinz,Marcello S.Busato…


→ Contribution & collaboration with Jeremy Woodruff on Trump protest – link
Contribution and collaboration with Jeremy Woodruff on Trump protest album compilation from Notes From Sub-Underground that features contributions from Matana Roberts, Michael Pisaro, Bob Bellerue, Lea Bertucci, String Noise, Mallory Catlett/Black-Eyed Susan, Bill Dietz, Dither Guitar Quartet, Shayna Dunkelman, Jim Findlay, Richard Foreman, Nick Hallett, Brian Harnetty, James Ilgenfritz, Bonnie Jones, Catherine Lamb, Zach Layton, Paula Matthusen, Phill Niblock, Object Collection and more.


2015 being part of CTM artist selection for the SHAPE platform


2015 Releasing of the Tape album ‘Streams’
on Cloudchamber recordings


2014 releasing a solo EP album “Rostfrei”- limited 300 vinyl edition


2012 collaboration and contribution on sax player and composer André Vida’s album ”Brud – Volume 1-3”



2011 Participation on group music performance “48 Stunden Neukölln”


2010 Collaboration
with Marco Kuhn (www.hi-pi.de) & his visual approaching image Installation


2009 Collaboration
With Maxime Bobo – Alto saxophone player and composer under project name Bobo / Ame Zek


2008-2009 Collaboration
releasing an album DShK
in collaboration with Guido Henneboehl


2008 in collaboration with Guido Henneboehl- organizing and participating
1.Festival für gegenwartige Musik und Grafik
1.contemporary music and graphic festival FGMuG
Performing with Guido Henneboehl as DShK


2007 Sound Design
doing sound design for Native instruments – Machine


2006-2009 Improvise music phase – “Wendel time”
Weekly playing public jams as a part of the jamming circle of musicians participating Andre Vida’s Tuesday’s nights.In that time playing solo afternoons and evening concerts (not rare 3 times a week ) together with Andre Vida, Guido Henneboehl, Brendan Dougherty, Kieth o’Brien, Roy Carroll, Kevin Blechdom, Antonis Anissegos, Maxime Bobo, Yorgos Dimitriadis, Mathis Mayr, Johnny Chang, Clayton Thomas, Mads Lindgren, Jamie Lidell, Bill Youngman and many others.


2006 Releasing solo album CD (limited version of the 100 CD)
under the project name Step – Das woran sich niemand erinnern kann / “That about no one can remember”
in colaboration with Anisa Novakovic (fashion designer) & Robert Novakovic
(painter, graphic designer). Mastering done by Sinisa Jagarinec.


2005-2006 Colaborations
with graphic designer, graffiti exibition curator and organizer, photographer & composer Martin Reimann on
his music composition done by numbers ZK3 @ nstp.de


www.nstp.de