The Wire


Wim Mertens Video

October 2010

Watch a clip of Belgian composer Wim Mertens performing his composition "4 Mains" live.

Wim Mertens's "4 Mains" was performed live with Annemarie Honggokoesoemo at Antwerp de Roma, 30 September 2005. The full performance by the Wim Mertens Ensemble is documented on the DVD What You See Is What You Hear, published by Usura.

Mertens is featured in an article by Clive Bell in The Wire 321.

Watch a solo drum performance by Ikuro Takahashi

In February 2010, Japanese percussionist Ikuro Takahashi performed at Akebono Art and Community Centre in Sapporo, capital city of Japan’s northernmost main island Hokkaido. Film maker Mikio Saito was there to capture it