D E R I V A Sons

D E R I V A Sons

BandPopAdult Contemporary

The contemporary music group DERVASONS consists of 7 brazilian young composers. The group's language shows itself opened to musical experimentation and often incorporates scenic, visual and ludic elements in its creations. The participation of invited performers and composers is also a constant.

Biography

The group originated as an initiative to bring the public the compositions of its members. It's official debut came in October 2010 when the group performed in shows experimental music "Eu Gostaria de Ouvir" in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais. Since then the group has been performing in various spaces and projects in Belo Horizonte, as the Conservatory of Music and the School of UFMG (Federal University of Minas Gerais), concert hall Juvenal Dias, the Foundation for Arts Education, Space TIM UFMG of Knowledge, the Festival "Summer Contemporary Art", always giving priority in its repertoire the premiere of unpublished works and composers. The exchange with artists from different backgrounds is a constant in the history of the group, from the opening to composers and performers invited to concerts in their experiences in Argentina and soon in Cuba, sealing partnerships with festivals and groups who are also dedicated to experimental music concert. The group also will launch in 2013 his first album, produced with funds from the Municipal Law for the Encouragement Culture in Belo Horizonte.
Important tours:
May 2013:
- Participation in the Festival "Romerías de Mayo" in Holguín (Cuba);
November 2012:
- Tour "Ocho Derivasons para el Fin de los Tiempos" held in the cities of Buenos Aires and Mendoza, Argentina, in partnership with argentines groups OCHO.compositores and Ensamble para el Fin de los Tiempos; The Argentine Tour of the group was sponsored by the government of Minas Gerais by the program Música Minas.

Important concerts:
2013:
Festival-"Summer Contemporary Art" - Artistic Education Foundation - Belo Horizonte - MG;
Festival-"Babel" - Porto Alegre - RS;
Friday's Market of Arts at Village Pompéia - SãoPaulo - SP;
2012:
- Space TIM UFMG Knowledge - Belo Horizonte - MG (an unreleased initiative where the group made his piece in interactions with the works exposed at the museum);
- Live Music Series - Music School of UFMG - Belo Horizonte - MG;
- Winter Festival of Ouro Preto and Mariana- SESI Theater - Mariana - MG;
2011:
- Series "Prata da Casa" - UFMG Conservatory - Belo Horizonte - MG;
- Series "Quarta Cultural" - UFMG Conservatory - Belo Horizonte - MG;
2010:
- Contemporary music serie "Eu Gostaria de Ouvir"- Sala Sergio Magnani - Artistic Education Foundation - Belo Horizonte - MG.

Discography

2013:
- CD D E R I V A SONS (in progress, being made with funds from the Municipal Law for the Encouragement Culture in Belo Horizonte)

Set List

A sós
Água
Canto
Das Transformações
Djun-Gun-Djan