2010


3rd December - duo with Mark Wastell, Cafe Oto, London.


28th October - solo performance of pieces by Wolff, Cage and Chris Burn (amongst others), plus solo improvisation. Zed Shed, Penryn, Cornwall. 7pm.


10th July - ‘fugitve field’, with Stella Squadroni (dance). Zed Shed, Penryn, Cornwall.




2009


3rd October - with Zeitkratzer, pieces by Tenney and Lucier, Luxembourg.


6th June - Zurich, with Zeitkratzer, playing Volksmusik.


26th June - Cafe Oto, with ‘the Seen’.


14th May - Marseille, with Zeitkratzer, playing pieces by Morton Feldman and William Bennet.


7th Feb - Cafe Oto, Compost and Height birthday celebration with Lee Patterson and Ben drew


19th Feb - Cafe Oto, with Mark Wastell, Phil Durrant (synthesizer, laptop), Phil Julian (maschine), Dominic Lash (contrabass), Paul Abbott (electronics).




2008


6th Nov - Cafe Oto with Jezz Riley and others.


12th Nov - Cafe Oto with Patrick Farmer and  Angharad Davies


19th Nov - Zaragoza, Spain, with Zeitkratzer.


30th Oct - Rays Jazz Shop, solo.





previous main gigs, events and festivals



2007 LMC festival (London), in duo with Robin Hayward


2007 Safehouse festival, Poole, with Mark Wastell


2007 Freedom of the City, Bechir Saade and Matt Milton


2006 Melbourne Festival, Nottinghamshire, with David Reid, Keith Rowe, Graham Halliwell, Ben Drew, Rhodri Davies and Lee Patterson


2006 LMC festival (London) in a large group Anode/Cathode with Otomo Yoshide


2006 Hastings Field


2006 LMC presents three solos (and a trio) Keith Rowe, Sean Meehan, Matt Davis. October Gallery, London.


2006 ‘De los márgenes’, dance/music performance with La Sospechosa dance company: Constanza Brncic, Carme Torrent, and Oriol Blanch Centre de Creació l´ Animal a l´ Esquena, Celrà, Cataluña, Spain.


2005-6 ‘De los márgenes’, dance/music performance with La Sospechosa dance company: Constanza Brncic, Carme Torrent and Oriol Blanch, at L´Estruch (Sabadell). Premiered at ca l´Estruch, Sabadell, Cataluña, Spain, November 2006.


2004 Ongaku sound 5 trumpet solos: Beckett, Coleman, Davis, Gonzalez, Torres


2004 Field series 2


2003 Japan tour with the group Broken Consort (Rhodri Davies and Mark Wastell)


2003 Field series 1


2002 Fruits de Mhere (France), with I Treni Inerti


2002 Freedom of the City, with Mark Wastell


2002 England tour with Mark Wastell


2002 2:13 Athens


2001 Oro Molido, Madrid


2001 no-signal Fylkingen, Stockholm


2001 Nits de Musics, Fundacion Miro, Barcelona, with I Treni Inerti


2001 Metronom, Barcelona, with Broken Consort, and an installation with Sim Portway

UPCOMING



NNOI FESTIVAL


28 July–30 July


16775 Großwoltersdorf, Mühlenstr.3, near Berlin.


http://www.nnoi.de


https://www.facebook.com/NNOI-Festival-1540626589576979/


2013



1st Nov 2013


SoN at The Performance Centre,
Falmouth University,
Penryn Campus,
Penryn,
Cornwall, TR10 9LX


Line up TBC


Suspended Sentences

21st September | 2013  7pm

Turners Warehouse, the Coombe, Newlyn, TR18 5HS


Creative/experimental music night as part of the festival with:

Emlow (Jamie Mills, Sim Portway, Matt Davis),

Dominick Allen +

Matt Davis (electromagnetics solo).



Sat 31st August

MEANTIME GALLERY

Cheltenham

electromagnetics solo



5th September

ISA talk

St Gluvias Church Hall, Penryn.    ISA

ISA5-9-13.jpg - download flyer



19th-28th July 2013

Penryn Arts Festival

- at the Ark, Penryn quay.



Friday/Saturday 7th/8th June 2013

CAZ Resound

Resound is an annual exploration of the sonic arts initiated and managed by SVA (sva.org.uk) and CAZ. The festival showcases a diverse range of exciting & innovative regional/national/international sound and performance art from established and emergent artists and was hosted by the Acorn theatre in Penzance.



Friday 24 May

Resound presents as part of the SVA Site Festval:

Anvil & Stirrup, Robert Curvengen, and Matt Davis

7pm, Goods Shed, Stroud GL5 3AP, £5.



Wednesday 17th – Saturday 20th April

OPEN PROVOCATION FESTIVAL

Polruan Village Hall, Cornwall, PL23 1PF.

2CD Festival compilation £10




31st March - Miss Havisham presents......freely improvised and notated music at Old Cholmeley Boys Club. With Alan Tomlinson - trombone, Ute Kanngiesser  - cello, Tania Chen - piano & objects, David Ryan - clarinets, Terry Day - bamboo pipes, Matt Davis - trumpet. 68 Boleyn Road, Dalston, London N16 8JG.


2nd April - With John Butcher and Dominic Lash. Arch1, London E16.


Warsaw, Poland

20th Feb Eufemia. With Ksawery Wojcinski (bass) + Gamid Ibadullajev (perc).

21st Feb Galeria Praca. Electromagnetics.

22nd Feb Centre for Contemporary Arts Zamek Ujazdowski. Solo.



19th January - with Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga, Angharad Davies, Phil Durrant. Goldsmiths College, London, 7pm.




2012


2nd December - duo with Phil Minton +  Federico Reuben,  Dominick Allen, Rob Gawthrop.

7pm - Zed Shed, Penryn. £7/5


24th November - SVA (Stroud), with Douglas Benford and an installation by Rob Ollins.


7th July - solo/trio with Rob Gawthrop and Dominick Allen. As part of ‘Square Eyes - Bologna': the launch of the 'Resource' artist led archive, and artist videos at ‘Square Eyes - Bologna’: a screening of artists’ videos selected by Carol Sabbadini Duran from Bologna, Italy and CAZ of Work by South West based artists. CAZ project space. All day gig 6pm.


13th July - duo with Rhodri Davies (harp/trumpet); Morden Tower, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.


14th July - hauskonzert,solo electromagnetics/light bulbs/fly catcher. + mystery act (richard dawson and sarah sullivan)



25th March - solo at Polruan village hall, Cornwall - plus Robert Curgenven and Pimmon (aka Paul Gough) solos.


22nd March - MaerzMusik 2012, Berghain, Berlin - with Zeitkratzer, playing with COLUMN ONE and a new piece by Elliott Sharp.


15th March - School of Noises, Jacobs Ladder, Falmouth, Cornwall - duo with Rob Gawthrop.


18th Feb - Cafe Oto, London, with Alfredo Costa Monteiro + Jason Khan solo.


2nd Feb - CAZ Exchange Gallery Basement, Penzance, with Jason Khan and Robert Curgenven, three solos and a trio.

http://cazart.drupalgardens.com/



2011


26th November - with Zeitkratzer, Darmstadt Deutsche Ensemble Akademie, playing ‘Xenakis Alive’ by Reinhold Friedl.


15th October - with Zeitkratzer, Rome and Reggio Emilia, playing ‘Metal Machine Music’.


5th October, Burrell Theatre, Truro, with Stella Squadroni - “Paper cages, mother” (dance).


1st October - School of Noises at Jacobs Ladder, Falmouth. with Roger Mills - processed trumpet and field recordings, Robert Curgenven - turntables & dubplates + Rob Gawthrop – percussion, strings & things


10th September - with Lee Patterson, Angahard Davies and Patrick Farmer. Part of the ‘Fold’ project by Lee Patterson, in Kings Wood, Ashford, Kent.


12th August  - Exchange Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall. As part of the ‘Urban Silence’ exhibition. Solo, + Robert Curgenven solo.


6-7th August - Holifair festival, Gweek, Cornwall. With School of Noises.


21st July - School of Noises at Jacobs Ladder, Falmouth. Solo + Oliver Scott + Philip Reeder.


4th May - with Angharad Davies, The Poly, Falmouth.


10th April - Teatro Forte, Csoa, Forte Prenestino, Rome, ‘Paper Cages, Mother!’ with Stella Squadroni (dance/choreography/direction).


26th March -Resound Falmouth Festival. With Robert Curgenven.


10th March - with  Jean-Luc Guionnet - church organ and Robert Curgenven - turntables/dubplates

All Saints church, Falmouth.


8th March - with Jean-Luc Guionnet - sax. Performance Centre, Falmouth University.


5th/6th March As Alike As Trees Festival. With Ute Kanngiesser and

Jennifer Allum


2015


30.10.15 Barcelona. Matt Davis, Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga, Ferran Fages, Constanza Brncic


28.10.15 Barcelona. Nuno Rebello, Tom Chant, Matt Davis


27.10.15 Barcelona. Nuno Rebello, Constanza Brncic, Matt Davis


11.10.15 RE/WOT #3

CONSTANZA BRNCIC :: dance

http://constanzabrncic.net/

http://www.lasospechosa.org/

JENNIFER ALLUM

http://www.jenniferallum.info/

DIMITRA LAZARIDOU-CHATZIGOGA :: zither

http://www.strokebystroke.net/


RE/WOT #3 is the third event of

live music and dance at St Augustine’s Tower

the oldest building in Hackney

behind 354 Mare Street E8 1HR



8.10.15 BANG THE BORE, Café Kino, Bristol. GILLES AUBRY & ROB MILLIS: JEWEL OF THE EAR, GRETA PISTACECI, MATT DAVIS



27.09.15 HUNDRED YEARS GALLEY, London. Angharad Davies / Matt Davis / Douglas Benford / Phil Durrant.




Barcelona

May 2015


26.05.15

Matt Davis, trumpeta

Tom Chant, saxos

Ferran Fages, guitarra acustica?

Lali Barriere, objectos amplificados?

Nuria Andorra, percussion

Angel Faraldo, no input mixer


27.05.15

Nuno Rebello - guitar

Matt Davis, trumpeta

Tom Chant, saxos


30.05.15

Jose Vincente Espinosa Paredes - vibes

Matt Davis, trumpeta

Tom Chant, saxos




16.05.15 London


RE/WOT #2: MATT DAVIS, RIE NAKAJIMA, TOM MUDD, UTE KANNGIESSER, DIMITRA LAZARIDOU-CHATZIGOGA






2014


19.12.14

EMLOW

with Lucy Humphreys - Poet & Voice Artist

Paul Church, Nr. Penzance, Cornwall

Emlow

Matt Davis - trumpet,

Jamie Mills - guitar and preparations,

Simeon Portway - percussion and objects





Totems and Surface Plots


An exhibition of photographic pieces by Matt Davis

105 Kenwyn St, Truro TR1 3BX.

20th April to 20th June



25th July 2014

Angharad Davies

+

Emlow

at

CAZ

CAZ project space, The Basement, The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance, Cornwall,
TR18 2NL. New Street entrance opposite the Star Inn.



16th April 2014


Eddie Prevost - percussion

Matt Davis - trumpet


Jennifer Allum - violin

Seymour Wright - saxophone

Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga - zither


Recital Room

Goldsmiths University of London



7th February 2014


'Under the Influence'  

at CAST 

(Cornubian Arts & Science Trust)

 

Passmore Edwards building, 3 Penrose Road, Helston, Cornwall TR13 8TP    

From 6 pm till  8pm on Friday 7th FEB . ( continuing with donations bar till late ) .  

 

This event is the third in a series 'Under the influence'      

Artists share the artworks that have shaped their practice.

A series of talks, films, workshops and performances programmed by Jesse Leroy Smith for CAST.

 EMLOW

Jamie Mills - guitar and preparations

Matthew Davis – trumpet

Simeon Portway - percussion and objects

 

+ Matthew Davis – electromagnetics solo.



18th January 2014

Hay Studios, Wadebridge, Cornwall.

with Stella Squadroni (dance)


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2017


21.07.17 - BEEF & non-identical present: BURKHARD BEINS,  MATT DAVIS and STEPHEN CORNFORD


http://www.beefbristol.org/portfolio/burkhard-beins-matt-davis-stephen-cornford-friday-21st-july



30.06.07 - BAD TRACKING, HOWARD JACQUES (frame + floor percussion) + MATT DAVIS (trumpet + preparations), TONE ARM, COPPER SOUNDS.The Brunswick Club, 15-16 Brunswick Square, BS2 8NX Bristol, United Kingdom




24.06.16 - Sunrise Sun Ra Day, The Cube, Bristol.





2016



17.12.16 - Hundred Years Gallery. Butcher, Lash, Davis + Davies, Lazaridou-Chatzigoga + BLDDL-C.



24.09.16 - A five hour presentation from Confront Recordings to celebrate the labels twentieth anniversary. 

Hundred Years Gallery, 13 Pearson Street, London E2 8JD



Matt Davis

Daniel Thompson & Steve Beresford

Angharad Davies / Dominic Lash / Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga

Yoni Silver / Mark Sanders / Tom Wheatley

IST : Rhodri Davies / Simon H. Fell / Mark Wastell 


www.confrontrecordings.com


16.07.16 - The Exchange, Princes St, Penzance. Daniel Bennett, Seth Cooke, Emlow 


20-21.04.16 New perspectives Theatre. with Dominic Lash and Angharad Davies.



15.02.16 Barcelona. Nuno Rebello, Tom Chant, Matt Davis