Live performance #3: Jaleh Negari
Composer and drummer Jaleh Negari works in the field of experimental electronic music, percussion and sound art. She has been a key figure in the experimental scene in Copenhagen for more than a decade, exploring her practice as a composer and drummer with a vitality like few others. Her work is incredibly versatile and spans from hip hop groups to performance setups, experimental noise acts and avant-garde composition.
In June 2021 Jaleh Negari released her second solo album ‘Weaver ~’, unfolding her work with electronic composition through musical translations of field recordings from travels in Denmark, Indonesia and Iran.
Jaleh Negari appears as a member of the Danish rocknoise outfit Selvhenter and in the dance- and sound performance group Meshes. She collaborates with artist Felia Gram-Hanssen in their common audio/visual project Fungal Network and is also a founding member of the artist collective and label Eget Værelse.
Jaleh Negari, photo: Alva Le Febvre.