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Espacios en Soledad EP

"Does returning to a place have a sound? Can the ear have a memory? And what if places which we return to are just empty shells? Choreographed rooms which we need to play, fill from scratch each time with fragments from the past and present, layer upon layer, familiar and ...

Magallanes 1

Magallanes 1,  the first musical collaboration between Eduardo Velásquez and Paula Schopf is a narrative sound work that seeks to explore the geography of Chilean Patagonia and it's deep links to the tragic history of 19th- century colonization. Through the use ...

Espacios en Soledad

Espacios en Soledad is a solo performance with two record players, effect devices and video. Heroines of Sound 08.12.2018, Berlin Germany Espacios en Soledad (excerpt 1) Espacios en Soledad (excerpt ...

Paula Schopf – Performance with DJ setup

Klangliche Mythologien-Espacios en Soledad

Sonic Mythologies - Spaces in Solitude Every time I return to my hometown Santiago de Chile I make my way to the city center called Santiago Centro.As I wander through the streets and step into these peculiar sonic spaces. I listen to the sounds of this environment and ...

Music for an Empty Pond, Installation view

Music for an Empty Pond

Music for an Empty Pond is a live controlled 8 channel sound installation in which Paula Schopf and Max Loderbauer deconstruct the natural sounds and the way these are experienced of a specific locations, in this case the pond and the Sternhagen Gut park. Inspired by Henry ...

Acedia – Don’t Look Now

Acedia: Don’t look now is an 8 channel sound installation which analysis relationships between places of transit in public space. Through translocation sounds are transferred from their original context to the exhibition space. In this installation the visitors attention ...

Promotion picture from Chica and the Folder

Chica & the Folder

Chica and the Folder (Paula Schopf and Max Loderbaur) are a German/Chilean duo based out of Berlin. Their music defies simple categorisation yet can be described as romantic, folkie fairytale experimental electronic pop music. Under the Balcony by Chica And The ...

Close - up from a vinyl record

DJ Chica Paula

Chica Paula combines a bold fusion of fairytale-like ambient with house, techno and electropop. Her sets are unforeseeable, dynamic and a lot of fun. The main thread is house music, but it’s far from standard. Chica loves to rebel, revels in the different, telling her ...

Cover picture – Music for Children

Music for Children

The compilation „Music For Children“ was a collaboration between the Swiss record label „Bruchstücke“ and “Ruta 5”. I invited musicians from the Berlin and international music scene to produce music for kids. The listening habits of children these days is very ...