ul. Estery 5,
Ambient, Alternative, Drone, Minimal
Jozef van Wissem is a Dutch minimalist composer and lute player based in Brooklyn. In 2013 van Wissem won the Cannes Soundtrack Award for the score of Jim Jarmusch’s film Only Lovers Left Alive at the Cannes Film Festival. An incessantly touring musician, van Wissem studied lute in New York with Patrick O’Brien. He was commissioned by London’s National Gallery to compose a sound piece to Hans Holbein’s painting The Ambassadors. Van Wissem also wrote the music score for the video game The Sims Medieval. ARRM, who will play the same evening at Alchemia, is an instrumental project by Artur Rumiński, Maciej Śmigrodzki, Rafał Miciński, and Michał Leks. They play drone and ambient sounds and are inspired by movie soundtracks.