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Urban BBQ

Tasty hearing & sound appetite
Sunday 28 August from 12am/Garden of the Mons’ belfry


Cap Sonic and City Sonic are taking part to the great urban barbecue organised by Foundation Mons 2015. In a friendly atmosphere, you can also listen to concerts, performances & installations by Belgian sound artists.

  • Cédric Sabato (Be) : Herbal Ghetto

Herbal Ghetto

Inspired by urban cultures, this work in progress mixes abstract hip hop, electronic music and solar energy in a playful and utopian vision using biotechnologies.. invented turntables, energy station, molecular music…Young Mons artist Cédric Sabato will present during all the afternoon his innovative and organic installation.

Co-production: la Maison Folie/le manège.mons and the support of
U Mons -programme de recherche Materia Sonora

  • Isa Belle & Gauthier Keyaerts (Be): Transonic Live Bowls

Transonic Live Bowls

This new performance links the body and the spirit through the power of sound. Using singing and powerful crystal bowls, chimes and gongs,…, holistic performer/masseuse Isa Belle collaborates for the first time with Brussels electro-organic musician Gauthier Keyaerts mixing his ambient textures with Isa Belle’s, also treating the sounds she played live. They invite the audience to relax and to listen to a vibratory concert (around 20 minutes each) of pure pleasure.

©Gauthier Keyaerts

Production : Transcultures, this project was premiered at Park in progress (European project supported by the EC-DG EAC) in Saint-Cloud after an artist residency
  • Alexandre Cavalière & Fabrizio Sciortino : Duo jazz violin-guitar
  • Charles Dairay : Concert of the of bells/chimes of the belfry

By a young Mons virtuoso, a classical and pop programme, from Jacques Brel to Charles Aznavour via the famous doudou Mons song !

Urban BBQ is organised by Foundation Mons 2015 in partnership with the City of Mons and Les Partisans du Goût

Co-production of the performances & installation: Transcultures/City Sonic - le manège.mons/Cap Sonic with the support of Foundation Mons 2015

More info on the Urban BBQ: www.mons2015.eu




Join us !

From August 27
to September 11
City Sonic
sound itinerary :
Tuesday to sunday
from 12am to 6pm

Free entrance