World Music Days concert at your *listening* service here

Recorded from a live performance in Theatre Lalek at the ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music) World Music Days ’14 held in Wroclaw, Poland. ‘Shakespeare And Hedgeshear’ is for two table tennis teams, three performers clipping hedges, sound processing and five manipulated Shakespeare acts. …and slighty SciFi of course. With thanks to the WMD PolandContinue reading “World Music Days concert at your *listening* service here”

Getting Past Difficult Pronunciations to Answering Some Difficult Questions—the 2014 ISCM World Music Days | NewMusicBox

A great article about the recent ISCM World Music Days Wroclaw 2014 seen from an American angle by Frank J Oteri The old town center of Wrocław at night. Although it has been established as an important urban center for more than 1000 years, Wrocław remains somewhat off the beaten path. There are few direct flights, not evenContinue reading “Getting Past Difficult Pronunciations to Answering Some Difficult Questions—the 2014 ISCM World Music Days | NewMusicBox”

Why me? …it’s on SoundNotion.tv

This is an episode on SoundNotion.tv about the MATA festival. From about 10:00 mins Yotam Haber, artistic director, speaks inclusively about why and how the commissioning team chose my work out of 600 plus submissions. The work with ping-pong games and people trimming hedges he mentions in the interview is ‘Shakespeare and Hedgeshear’, which willContinue reading “Why me? …it’s on SoundNotion.tv”

Performing on the ISCM World Music Days 2014 Wroclaw

For the British section of the 2014 ISCM World Music Days the works of Julian Anderson and me have been selected by the Wroclaw team. Which means my concrete music work “Shakespeare and Hedgeshear” including two table tennis teams and English castle-garden shrubs cutting will see the stage once again. Sound And Music did theContinue reading “Performing on the ISCM World Music Days 2014 Wroclaw”