Koncertkirken. Foto: Peter Svendsen

Photo: Peter Svendsen

Copenhagen’s unpredictable guarantor of the very latest musical encounters changes its name from  Wundergrund to G((o))ng Tomorrow. The new festival is celebrating its first edition this year with a formidable programme including Beirut energy, New York icons and Japanese excesses in encounters with the vibrant Copenhagen music scene. Join us from October 23-31 and experience tomorrow’s music whenG((o))ng Tomorrow sends brand-new vibrations out to the Copenhagen music venues. Welcome!

‘We wanted to celebrate the 10th edition of  the Wundergrund festival and decided to do so by looking ahead and with a new festival name. With G((o))ng Tomorrow we are setting out on a new chapter, and we are very happy to welcome the Copenagen audience to nine days with the latest musical experiments across genres, performance, film and theatre.’
Thorbjørn Tønder Hansen, artistic director and director of SNYK – the Danish national centre for contemporary, experimental music and sound art.

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THU 22.10 Masterclass with Mazen Kerbaj

Rhythmic Music Conservatory and G((o))ng Tomorrow present a masterclass with the Lebanese trumpeter, painter, comic creator and festival leader Mazen Kerbaj. The multi artist guests Denmark for the first time and provides a rare glimpse into his artistic work and unique playing techniques. The acoustic trumpet is challenged and extended in Mazen Kerbajs hands with […]

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FRI 23.10 Nico & Wyatt meet Jomi & Athelas!

KoncertKirken forms the backdrop for G((o))ng Tomorrow’s opening event, at which Athelas with Jomi Massage will give a first performance of four new Danish works based on the music of Nico & Robert Wyatt! Later we will present the first visit ever of the ‘A’ Trio from the high-energy music scene of Beirut! We are […]

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SAT 24.10 Drone Metal & Beirut Wormhole

G((o))ng Tomorrow takes over Literaturhaus on Saturday evening with two boundary-challenging projects and a late-night artist talk about the high-energy music scene in Beirut: Jacob Thorkild Overgaard and Nicolai Abrahamsen have created a new work with the electronic MesserKvartten and Drone Metal, while Mazen Kerbaj and Sharif Sehnaoui bring Beirut’s audiovisual experiments to Møllegade. Jacob Thorkild Overgaard takes […]

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SUN 25/10 Croatian vibrations: Mao Tze

Behind Mao Tze are distinctive figures such as the actor and performance artist Zlatko Burić, Søren Kjærgaard, Henning Frimann, Dragana Milutinović in a powerful interaction with the artists Tanja Vrvilo and Damir Bartol from Croatian D.B. Indoš (House of extreme music theatre) in Zagreb. The Danish-Croatian performance group creates captivating, imaginative sound through coloristic graphic music scores that […]

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MON 26.10 Hofteatret strikes sparks

Come to pre-opening event with an old bodega jukebox in Teatermuseet at Hofteatret, which adds the sound for the 150th anniversary of Carl Nielsen’s birthday, when the sound installation Vilde Gnister [Wild Sparks] consisting of the artistic duo BengtssonSydow is lit for the first time on this afternoon. We set off this brand-new sound installation […]

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TUE 27.10 10 years with DYGONG

For 10 years DYGONG has explored the possibilities for curating and organising concerts with modern music in new ways. This evening we celebrate the composer collective with a festival concert in Vor Frue Kirke, designed as a legend and free musical interpretation of a secular church service. DYGONG is a Danish composer collective, founded in 2004 by […]

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WED 28.10 CAAST and NYC Bang on a Can!

With the premiere of a completely new project commissioned for G((o))ng Tomorrow, CAAST takes the stage at Hofteatret on Wednesday 28 October, with dream visions, media sensitivity and cack-handed drama: A transparent reptile that silently and calmly checks out the landscape from its glowing stone. Afterwards, the New York violinist Todd Reynolds takes us on […]

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THU 29.10 At art’s own tempo: Slow

Under the theme IDEAL, Glyptoteket and G((o))ng Tomorrow open their doors to the most impressive and evocative interior in the city. The Winter Garden is transformed into an ambient paradise and you can experience sound installations in the collection, talks in the café, an evening meal in the large, red assembly hall, guided tours and […]

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FRI 30.10 Release concert & NYC+Berlin+Copenhagen!

During G((o))ng Tomorrow’s final weekend a sparkling release concert will be performed on the first of the two evenings in KoncertKirken with SCENATET and Jeppe Just Instituttet, as well as the first performance of The Zaffre Project, with music by Ejnar Kanding and the accordionist Frode Andersen, who performs with the New York violinist Todd […]

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SAT 31.10 Game Pieces & Hikashu

G((o))ng Tomorrow’s first concluding evening features Game Pieces and music as playing and games. Hear iconic works in the John Zorn and Stockhausen genre, and listen to first performances of works by young Danish composers. The evening ends with the first concert ever in Denmark by the Japanese Hikashu: captivating spontaneity, improvisation, rock, musical excesses […]

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SUN 8/11 G((o))ng on Tour with Patti Waters

artFREQ. and G((o))ng on Tour take over Jazzhouse and present Patti Waters, who is giving her first European concert ever – at Jazzhouse in Copenhagen! Talks to get Patty Waters to Copenhagen have been going on for years before this evening’s concert could be a reality, and Jazzhouse be her only stop in Europe. Patty Waters’ […]