On the occasion of the official opening of the American Space Madrid we invite you to the screening of the film
The Fly Man (Safety Last!)
(Fred C. Newmeyer and Sam Taylor, 1923, 77 min) starring Harold Lloyd
with live musical accompaniment by the pianist Sonia Megías.
Free entrance until full capacity
Sonia Megías (Almansa, Albacete, 1982) is a composer. She has been through different residences of European and American artists, having received, among others, the Fulbright scholarship between 2010 and 2012.
His work has been supported by different institutions such as the Doce Notas magazine (since 2006), the Gruñidos Salvajes Cultural Association (since 2005), the Phill Niblock Intermediate Experimental Foundation (New York, since 2008), the INAEM (2008 and commissions from 2009, 2011 and 2015), the Pauline Oliveros Deep Listening Institute (Kingston, since 2011), the Cervantes Institute in New York (2011-12), the United Nations (2011), the Spanish Agency for International Development Cooperation (El Salvador, 2012 and 2015), the Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory (Nepal, 2013) or the International Institute in Spain (Madrid, 2015).
He has formed the performance group or vocal laboratory "CoroDelantal", with which he gives life to many of his investigations about ancestral rituals, psychoacoustics, vocal experimentation or listening. Likewise, he coordinates the singing meetings by barter “Giving Voices”. With the year 2015 he started the Fulbright Choir, still in the birth phase.
Through his "Creative Score Workshops" he tries to spread his passion for the world of editing and creative notations, in which the world of listening, performance, staging, gesture and many etc. melt into plastic materials and not just paper and ink.