i = u


The i = u festival celebrates improvisation in music, and improvisatory collaboration with dancers, actors, filmmakers and visual artists.

The festival lineup featured many innovative musicians including violist Max Baillie with Leafcutter John, the Oxford Laptop Orchestra, cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson, Austrian composer Thomas Eisl with multi-genre violinist Phillip Granell, pianist Bobby Mitchell, Quest Ensemble, 12 ensemble, composers Steve Potter, Federico Reuben, and Justin Christensen as the Whiggly Ensemble, composer/performers Jonathan Russell and Brian Mark, the Guildhall School's David Dolan and Noam Faingold's Burning City Orchestra.

The i = u Festival was curated by Eugene Feygelson, Noam Faingold, and Michael Dylan Ferrara