Oiseaux Bizarres is an ensemble that consists of musicians and performers, all with postgraduate or PhD studies, based in London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Barcelona, Thessaloniki and Cambera. The ensemble is led by Andriana Minou, a pianist, writer, director, performer and composer, who completed her PhD studies at Goldsmiths, University of London in 2010. So far, the ensemble has presented performances of pieces by Jani Christou, Thanasis Deligiannis and Andriana Minou, and is currently working on new music and interdisciplinary projects.
The core of the ensemble consists of Andriana Minou, Thanasis Deligiannis, Angelina Kartsaki, Eirini Kartsaki, Nikos Stavlas, Manolis Benetos, Haris Saslis, Danai Pappa, Artemis Ignatidou and Danai Bletsa.
The ensemble has performed at Goldsmiths University of London (2010), PureGold Festival London (2011), the Sonorities Festival 2012 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, as well as at the Jani Christou Conference London 2013. Its last performance took place at KET, Athens, as part of the festival sound acts.