David Soin Tappeser

Location: London
Website: www.davidsointappeser.com
Bio:

David Soin Tappeser (*1985) is a German-born, London-based jazz drummer, composer and performance artist. He regularly performs as a solo artist as well as with a variety of ensembles across Europe, India and beyond. Current projects include his jazz trio [working title], the performance collective hylozoic/desires and on-going composition contributions to Himali Singh Soin's large-scale project 'we are opposite like that'.

After the completion of his high school education at the Mahindra United World College in Pune, India, David read Ethnomusicology and Study of Religions at SOAS, University of London. He went on to study jazz drumming and composition in Mexico City and Paris (Fermatta/ASSM/IMEP).

Exhibitions:

2020 (forthcoming)
Mar: ​[working title]​ | concert tour | India
Feb:we are opposite like that|​​featured composition| D​haka Art Summit ​|Dhaka
Jan: 4​ 0 Milliseconds​ | performance |​ 5 Million Incidents curated by Raqs Media Collective​ | Delhi

2019
Nov:​ ​[working title]​ | c​oncert tour | Mexico
Oct: ​Frieze Artist Award​ | featured composition | Frieze Art Fair | London
June: ​thinking like an island​ | performance | St. Paul’s Cathedral | London
June:​ ​[working title]​ | co​ncert | électron libre chez Robert | Paris
May: how we came to be three | lecture-concert | Raven Row | London
Jan: [​ working title]​ | co​ncert tour | India

2018
Dec: Lapsus/Kairos | performance | S​erendipity Arts Festival​ | Goa
Nov: you really got me now | performance |​ ​Voila! European Theatre Festival​ | London
Sep: O​ysland​ | concert | ​Southbank Centre​ | London
July: To Tehran in my Dreams | performance |​ B​rick Bar​| Riga
June: The Particle and the Wave | performance |​ ​The Conference on Virginia Woolf​ | Canterbury

2017
Oct: Radar Level | featured composition |​ ​‘All of the Above; None of the Above’ at Mela House​ | Oslo
O​ct: ​Lapsus / Kairos | performance | ‘​ Delirium & Destiny’ at A Tale of a Tub​ | Rotterdam
Sep: you really got me now | performanc​e |​ ​Funkafest Arts Festival​ | Guayaquil
July: ​Lapsus / Kairos |​ performance | ​ 'Art Night London' + Whitechapel Gallery at Arnold Circus​ | London
June: ​Radar Level​ | featured composition |​ ​12ø's ‘nawki’​ curated by​ ​The White Pube​ | Liverpool

2016 and earlier
2016 hybrid / simultaneous or the disembodiment of non-artificial intelligence | performance | ​ ​Kelder​ | London
2016: y​ou really got me now​ | performance | ​Rich Mix​: Radical Ideas | London
2015: Good as Gold Trio | concert | Nightjar | London
2015: Sam Bailey Trio | concert series | Classique sur le Roc | St. Malo
2014: Sanjay Divecha Quartett | concert | Shisha Jazz Cafe | Pune
2013: computer works | featured composition | Conflictorium | Ahmedabad
2013: Camille Bertaud’s Tipazband | concert | International Jazz Competition | Bucharest