Elemento is an art music ensemble that is known for their different kind of music and also their different kind of musical instruments.
The group uses self-made musical instruments that are made from stainless steel, kitchen utensils and other electronic and insdustrial hardware. These self-made musical instruments are sculptural art pieces that also double as functional musical instruments and as sound effects , noise producing machines.
The musical style that Elemento plays can be described as art music, their music compositions and sound peices are a mix of improvisational free-form pieces, experimental and avante garde, sound art and noise, and also musical compositions with structure, arrangements, movements and sections.
The group was formed by Lirio Salvador in 1996, and has already performed on different concerts, events and art galleries, both here in the Philippines and other countries.