The second festival of alternative unformatted music Sixteenplus, a unique phenomenon of the Ukrainian culture - "here and now" experimental music, will be held in Kyiv in August 14-16.
This year the organizers of Sixteenplus, invited Ukrainian improvisational orchestra, who do not have a prepared repertoire, but create the music spontaneously.
Ukrainian improvisational orchestra, actually, is the continuation of the Kyivv experimental music project "Supremus", an exclusive jazz vanguard band of Ukrainian art, it is a live-sounding organism that produces music "here and now".
The musicians try to popularize the genre of improvisation. Since the 1990s there were many such projects worldwide.
Now, about the festival. Sixteenplus is not an age limit, but rather an indication of the venue (Ilyinska street, 16) and the "plus" means the content of the program: different music genres, modern opera, film, media art.