Visual programming and 3D, while musical interactivity, has been crucial to Pitch Shift latest practice.
Leaded by Berlin based saxophonist/composer Grgur Savic and visual artist/designer Sanja Star, group explores a different types of today’s technology together with live electro-acoustic instruments to deliver high quality musivisual language.
Shifting from harmony to other dimensions of music where more emphasis is generally placed on mood, texture, performative gesture: timbre, melodic intervals, rhythm and the spontaneous interaction between musicians. Group has been influenced by other areas of exploration, aspects of modern classical music (extended techniques), noise (aggressive confrontation and dissonance), IDM (computer manipulation and digital synthesis), minimalism and electroacoustic music.
“Pitch Shifting Group” is mainly concentrated on developing a highly individualised musical vocabulary closely connected with live visual performance which is then played without restrictions making an immersive experience.