from Belgium experimental underground 017 survey
released January 27, 2017
Jason VAN GULICK drum, percussion, composer Born in Reims (France). Architecture student in Reims, Nancy and Lille between 1994 and 2001. Resident in Belgium since 2009.
Next paths traced by Fritz Hauser , Lê Quan Ninh or Chris Corsano, he said through his solo projects, its place as a percussionist and musician in their own right.
The exploration of space by the diffusion of sound and staging of the musician from the public, have become a recurring theme in his projects. His studies in architecture and training techniques to show him to feed and develop his artistic work .
For 20 years, he has built a diverse musical background. From the hardcore of extreme metal and post- rock, it passes through improvisation and finds its feet in the electro-acoustic experimentation, letting today influenced by contemporary music.
He has participated in a multitude of projects and collaboration where he refined his experience as a performing musician and composer said his qualities:
Since 2004 in Lille (fr), he develops with Gilles GAUVIN interdisciplinary project Déga!. In 2008, he accompanied for several long tours in Europe, Carla Bozulich ( Constelation / us ). Resident since 2009 in Belgium, he participated in YERMO (be) project with Yannick Franck .
He also works regularly as a composer and musician on stage for theater, one of those taking the project one month touring Canada in November 2011 .
He composed the soundtrack for the exhibition by artists unground Gast Bouschet and Nadine Hilbert Luxembourg contemporary art center Casino in collaboration with Stephen O'Malley ( December 12/janv 13).
Since his 1st solo gig in early 2011, he perform about 40 concerts in Europe and shared the stage with such Collin Stetson at Grand Mix in Tourcoing , Chris Corsano to " DRUMMING " festival in Madrid, Stephen O'Malley at Casino Luxembourg .
More info at: jason-vangulick-drummer.blogspot.it