verz imprint is a multimedia project that curates and supports quiet music and art, founded in 2016 by Phil Maguire. At present, the project consists of a netlabel (verz imprint), concert series (verznights), and radio show on experimental station ResonanceEXTRA (verzcast). The project attempts to explore ‘quiet’ music past and present, and what ‘quietness’ means in contemporary art(s).
verz imprint releases albums of quiet electronics, contemporary composition, and improvisation, and verzcast features interviews with composers, performers, and writers. There are plans to launch a verzzine, with essays, poetry, and photography.

The next event is verznights #002: Onin Album Launch28th June, i’Klectik, Waterloo

verzcast is broadcast the first Sunday of each month, 6.30-8.00pm, on ResonanceEXTRA. The guest for episode 1 is Anne La Berge. Episode 2 will air June 4. The guest is composer Ben Zucker.

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