Research Seminar – University of Sheffield, 8 July 2019
I am delighted that I have been invited to present my research to the Faculty of Music at the University of Sheffield. The title of my paper is Music – Bodies – Machines: Fritz Kahn and Acousmatic Music and will probe some potential analogies for imagery within acousmatic music through interdisciplinary action Research.
Convergence – De Montfort University, September 2019
I am delighted that both my paper – Music – Bodies – Machines: Reimagining the Infographics of Fritz Kahn Through Acousmatic Sound – and my piece – Homo Machina – have been selected to be presented at the Convergence conference later in the year. This is sure to be an action packed event.
Performance of Fairytale Journey on the Bloodstream at Mayfest – University of Aberdeen.
I am very pleased that the second piece of my current research project has been selected for performance at the University of Aberdeen alongside Adam Stanović, James Andean and others. PowerSERG is a duo of concerts organised by the Sound Emporium Research Group.
Presentation at BEASTFEaST 2019: Rewind/Fast-Forward: Reimagining the work of Fritz Kahn through sound
On 4th May 2019, I gave a presentation exploring my recent research to the excellent audience at BEASTFEaST, hosted by the University of Birmingham. I always thoroughly enjoy presenting here and it seemed fitting that I share words after my Featured Artist concert back in November 2018.
Algorave at Falmouth University – April 2019
April saw me return to Falmouth University – This time to make my debut as a supercollider extraordinaire. In all seriousness, Norah Lorway commissioned a new piece. Being the adventurous type, I opted to learn Supercollider to explore some new ways of composing. It was brilliant! Der Mensch Gesund und Krank was realised and presented as a 20 minute live coding piece. A fixed media version will also materialise.
Guest Lecture – Falmouth University – March 2019
I was delighted to return to Falmouth University after my visit last year, in order to present a guest lecture and workshop on sound diffusion. An excellent time was had by all!
EMAS’ 40th Anniversary @ University of Greenwich – January 2019
I was delighted to be selected to present Homo Machina at EMAS’ 40th Anniversary conference in Greenwich. It was an absolutely fantastic day. The event was led by James Andean and Adam Stanović under the guise of BEAN (British ElectroAcoustic Network).
Featured Artist: BEASTdome: Music-Bodies-Machines – November 2018
I was absolutely delighted to be invited to present a series of works at BEAST Dome. Scott Wilson, BEAST director, invited me to compose and premiere a new work for the dome: Fairytale Journey on the Bloodstream.
Premiere of Homo Machina at Sound Festival – November 2018
The first work of my new research project: Music – Bodies – Machines was premiered at the Sound Festival in Aberdeen. I always love presenting work in Aberdeen, but this significance of this premiere made this a very special trip. The line up also included works by Bea Dunsmore, Brona Martin, and Annette Van de Gorne