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Spectra Festival in Bogotá

I’ll be a featured artist, alongside Annette Vande Gorne, Catalina Peralta, Rodrigo Sigal, Susan Campos, and Natalia Valencia at the second edition of the Spectra Festival in Bogotá, Colombia, 6-15 September. This will include a portrait concert, a SuperCollider workshop, and a BEAST/BLAST event. I’m very excited that the latter will include the world premiere …

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Dark Matter with Esprit Orchestra

I’m extremely excited that Esprit Orchestra and Alex Pauk will be premiering my new piece for orchestra, electronics and video (a spin off from our Dark Matter project with BEER and CERN) as part of their season finale on April 15th in Toronto. In advance of that I’ll be giving workshops at the Ontario Science …

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For Violin and elect

Darragh Morgan: For Violin and Electronics

Really delighted that Darragh Morgan‘s For Violin and Electronics is now out on Diatribe Records, which includes a recording of my work Flame, which I wrote for him some years ago. This is alongside fantastic pieces by Simon Emmerson, Ricardo Climent, Paul Wilson, Jonathan Nangle and Jonty Harrison.

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BEER@CERN

Hot on the heels of our performance in Athens Konstantinos Vasilakos and I will be representing BEER at the art@CMS Summer Vernissage at CERN, performing our Dark Matter project. June 22nd, 18:30 CMS point 5, Cessy, France. Thanks to Angelos Alexopoulos and Maurizio Pierini for their ongoing enthusiasm and help.

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New work with Arraymusic and Rick Sacks

On April 5th Toronto’s Arraymusic, a veritable fountain of exciting new work for decades, will premiere my Do not exceed recommended dosage. This features the explosively musical Rick Sacks on MalletKat, an electronic percussion instrument driving new synthesis algorithms I’ve written. 8PM at the Array Space. Should be a barn burner!

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Poznań Spring

I’ll be giving a solo live coding performance in Poland as part of the long running Pozńan Spring festival on March 20th. It’s at Sala Błękitna, Akademia Muzyczna im.  Ignacego Jana Paderewskiego, at 17:00. Thanks to the always amazing Lidia Zielińska, whose music is featured elsewhere in the festival, for inviting me.

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BEER: Dark Matter

The first stage of our ongoing collaboration with the Art@CMS project at CERN will have an initial outing in the University’s Arts and Sciences Festival, Thursday March 17, 7:30PM at Birmingham Open Media. We’ll be sonifying data from the Compact Muon Solenoid experiment at the Large Hadron Collider. Here’s a cap of some work in …

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BEAST Pantry Sessions: Hand-made Music

The latest BEAST event is Thursday December 10th in the Dome Room in the Bramall music building. Performances by John Richards and his Dirty Electronics wielding partners in crime (from a workshop earlier in the day), Manfredi Clemente and Ben Peers doing no-input mixing and live electronics, and BEER giving the Birmingham premiere of Switchblade in a …

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