LOST & FoUND music edition and label: CD Intellectual Cabaret Orkest, Tickmayer Formatio & Duos 1985-1989

The new kuda.org CD release in the LOST & FoUND edition

Intellectual Cabaret Orkest, Tickmayer Formatio & Duos 1985​-​1989 + booklet with the author's review by Stevan Kovacs Tikmayer, the founder of the published collectives. A review of the period of the 80s in which Tickmayer grew up and matured as a composer and performer as well. He is one of the protagonists and pioneers of improvised music practice in Novi Sad and initiator of the contemporary music festival. Presented through various incarnations of compositions and collaborations from duets to smaller orchestras. He shaped his poetics in the meandering process of musical alchemy, genre eclecticism through the ideal of organic synthesis of composition and improvisation.

Recorded by Boris Kovač, Julije Stefanides, István Koncz, Ferenc Morvai, Đorđe Delibašić, Stevan Kovacs Tickmayer and unknown amateurs
Technical support by Vladimir Samardžić, Atanas Mlazev, Zsolt Polgar
A/D transfer by Filip Vlatković, Stevan Kovač Tickmayer
Mastered by Stevan Kovacs Tickmayer
Artwork & design by kuda.org + Minja Smajić
photo: Božidar Dolenc, Aleksandar Carić, Jovan Milinov, Vladimir Marko, László Dormán, L&F arhiva/archive.
translation: Nebojša Pajić
print: Ferenc&Ferenc Novi Sad

ISBN ISBN 978-86-88567-43-5
COBISS.SR-ID 117131017
production: kuda.org, 2023




This edition was created as a long-term research process in which the help of friends and associates was valuable to us: Marijan Majin, Miroslav Simin, Boris Kovač, Zoltan Bicskei, Gordana Nonin, Artur Hoffmann, Srboljub Simić, Vladimir Kranjčević, Jovan Gvero, Bojan Đorđević, Ana Biro, Erika Hoffmann, SKCNS, RTVNS.

LOST & FoUND - research project and music edition on vinyl and CD collection of audio editions of rare and unpublished recordings of music sessions that were made during the 1980s in Novi Sad. These Omitted scenes of the Novi Sad scene form a unique creative opus inspired by the concepts of art and experiment, with elements of jazz, improvisation, art rock, contemporary classical music, musical theater, performance, poetry, ambience.

The LOST & FoUND edition is part of the long-running research program The Continuous Art Class of kuda.org, which explores local artistic practices, highlighting the need for artistic experimentation.

The current plan is to publish an edition of 8-10 CD's in which all relevant examples from the epoch of experimental and improvised music created in Novi Sad in the period of the 1980s. In the research process so far, partially reconstructed materials of the following compositions have been found: Ove sezone vedri tonovi, Ritual Nova, Da Capo Tutti, Abacus, Testa di Shakespeare, Pre i posle tišine, Telal Viig, Cirko della Primavera, Tickmayer Formatio, Zapisi tišine, Muad Dib, Intellectual Cabaret Orkest.

The publication of this CD edition was supported by the FfAI.