Michalis Lapidakis

Leontios Hadjileontiadis

Dimitri Papageorgiu

Antonis Rouvelas

Dimitris Maronidis

Kostas Makrygiannakis

Thimios Atzakas

Eleni Ralli

Haris Kittos

Panayiotis Kokoras

Zesses Seglias










Project poster


FEB/2013 - rehearsals at the old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
photo shooting with Dimitris Maronidis in front of the rehearsal hall next to the sea
UMS working with Dimitri Papageorgiou
JIP working on 'Hiss and Whistle' by Panayiotis Kokoras


attending amazing Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
performing Xenakis and Strawinsky (Rite of Spring)


21/FEB/2013 - UMS 'n JIP at Greek National Radio Studio Thessaloniki
1h live interview with Paris Paraschopoulos
for one of the most significant Greek cultural broadcasts


23/FEB/2013 - all composers together with UMS 'n JIP after the world premiere, Thessaloniki
Michalis Lapidakis and wife, Dimitri Papageorgiou, Zesses Seglias, Dimitris Maronidis, Haris Kittos,
Leontios Hadjileontiadis, Antonis Rouvelas, UMS


FEB/2013 - rehearsals at the old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
working on 'Common Brain' by Leontios Hadjileontiadis

well attended open rehearsal 24/FEB/2013


FEB/2013 - rehearsals at the old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
working on '4 Allegories' by Michalis Lapidakis and 'Ganesh Paran' by Dimitris Maronidis


23/FEB/2013 - world premiere, old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
UMS 'n JIP premiering works by Kittos, Kokoras, Papageorgiou, Lapidakis, Seglias, Rouvelas, Maronidis

photos by courtesy of Dimitri Papageorgiou


23/FEB/2013 - world premiere, old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
setup on stage

il 'Mago del suono' by Zesses Seglias


DEC/2012 - Aristotle University Thessaloniki
meeting all composers after a guest lecture for first tests


DEC/2012 - Basel, Studio für Elektronische Musik (ESB)
UMS working & chilling with Haris Kittos


DEC/2012 - old Pallas, Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
UMS 'n JIP attending Greek contemporary music ensemble dissonArt's rehearsals


guest lecture at ESB (Elektronisches Studio Basel)
presenting 'Common Brain' by Leontios Hadjileontiadis


performing The Greece Project at Kunstraum Walcheturm Zürich


MAR/2013 - JIP at recording session
ESB (Elektronisches Studio Basel)


world premiere 'Common Brain' by Leontios Hadjileontiadis
Nachtstrom 63, Gare du Nord Basel
UMS 'n JIP together with Erik Ona, Volker Boehm, Matthias S. Krüger
score, setup, preparation work, performance


DEC/2012 - visiting Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art (Thessaloniki)


DEC/2012 - FEB/2013
beautiful seaside views from our appartment at the Aristotle University Hotel
Thessaloniki walking impressions


performing The Greece Project at Forum Wallis


performing ELECTRONIC AVANTGARDE (Kokoras)
Avignon Festival 2013
Theatre Notre Dame


FONDACIO PILAR I JOAN MIRO (photos: Martin Ramis)

ME_MMIX Palma 2013
Fondacio Pilar i Joan Miro
rehearsals and technical setups
interview for TV Islas Baleares
with Mateu Malondra, Luis Codera Puzo, Ensemble Crossing Lines

ME_MMIX Palma 2013
Fondacio Pilar i Joan Miro
performing works by Papageorgiou, Kokoras


performing Kokoras at Schloss Solitude Stuttgart, 8/2013


interview with Caterina Latsi at Hellas Radio/RaBe, Bern, 10/2013


Common Brain / i-Treasures at ICT 2013 Vilnius

LITEXPO Vilnius, Hall 5, booth 5J5
UMS 'n JIP, Dr Hadjileontiadis (AUTH), Dr Dimitropoulos (CERTH/ITI)


Tokyo, Kunitachi College of Music, presenting The Recorder Map
and works by Miyama, Suzuki, Onishi, Hofer, Gysin, Codera Puzo, Bages, de Lautour, Uzunselvi, Kokoras



5-9 JUN/2014
Schloss Leuk (Switzerland), Forum Wallis
dissonArt ensemble performing 'The Collaborative Miniature Project' featuring a.o. works by UMS 'n JIP
UMS 'n JIP performing works by Swiss composers Porten, Keller, Steinauer, Schiess together with Takao Hyakutome
UMS 'n JIP performing works by de Lautour, Uzunselvi, Fuchsmann, Svetlichny (pics by courtesy of Arthur Silve)




Avignon Festival, Theatre Notre Dame
concerts featuring UMS 'n JIP's programs 'silence' and 'Three Voices'
as well as works by de Lautour, Codera Puzo, Bages, Alonso, Suzuki, Miyama, Fuchsmann,
de Lautour, Uzunselvi, Yakin, Lapidakis, Seglias, Papageorgiou, Gysin and UMS 'n JIP


UMS 'n JIP @ ICMC Athens 2014
40th Int. Conference for Computer Music
performing works by Takahashi and Maronidis at the Old Stock Exchange
14/15 Sep 2014
meeting composers Chikashi Miyama, Leontios Hadjileontiadis, Dimitri Papageorgiou,
Dimitris Maronidis, Ariadna Alsina, Keitaro Takahashi, Panayiotis Kokoras and many more


UMS 'n JIP @ Music Village Mount Pelion (Greece) 18-24 AUG 2014
performing works by Cage, Keller, Schiess, Codera Puzo, Lapidakis, Du Yun
Gysin, Bages, Miyama, Suzuki, Svetlichny, Khrust, Fuchsmann, UMS, JIP
workshops and masterclasses / meetings and rehearsals with composers
Zesses Seglias, Michalis Lapidakis, Haris Kittos, Dimitri Papageorgiou, Gundega Smite
photos by courtesy of Nickolas Chryssos




UMS 'n JIP at Onassis Cultural Center, at IEMA and at the Swiss Embassy in Athens 1/2015
performing works by Swiss, Japanese, Greek and Spanish composers




New Music Festival 'deciBels' Riga (Latvia) 2/2015
Gertrudes Ielas Teatris Riga, 'EINER' - electropop opera by UMS 'n JIP
JVLMA Riga, world premieres by Pousson, Smite, works by Rouvelas, Uzunselvi, JIP





Cairo Contemporary Music Days 2015,
UMS 'n JIP performing Contemporaryologies and Silence,
works by Gysin, Steinauer, Codera Puzo, Kokoras a.o.
workshops with Sherif El Razzaz, Oscar Bianchi,
American University in Cairo / Egypt