KĀRANGA-WHITI: The Meeting and Interacting of Calls
Wednesday 15 Mar 2023
Join us on Wednesday 15 March, 6pm, for a sound performance by Riki Pirihi-Gooch (Ngāti Wai/Ngāti Māhanga Hourua).
Riki Pirihi-Gooch (Ngāti Wai/Ngāti Māhanga Hourua) will perform an improvised sound piece utilising prepared percussion instruments and ngā taonga puoro as a way to respond to the work of Hana Pera Aoake and Taarn Scott.
KĀRANGA-WHITI: The Meeting and Interacting of Calls also acts as an interactive meditation on the existing sound installation by Riki Pirihi-Gooch, currently installed as a part of the exhibition Ngā hau o Tāwhirimātea.
Riki Pirihi-Gooch (Ngāti Wai/Patuharakeke/Ngāti Māhanga Hourua) is a musican based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara and performs under the moniker Cave Circles and DJ Oboe. He is currently researching and developing the Conduction method with the Taonga Puoro ensemble, Te Ātea Nui and plays drums with Al Fraser, Mara TK, Orchestra Spheres and with different configurations from the Noa Records collective.