I am on sabbatical leave this term, so mostly I am at home working feverishly to finish The wreck of former boundaries for its September premiere, though there are a few interesting, disparate events scattered through the winter and spring, including some work as a performer, as a conductor, as a CD producer, and miscellaneous other things in addition to the usual performances and guest lectures.
Performer, Chris Mercer The Spring Box, for performer and live electronics, Electric Spring Festival, Huddersfield, February 20, 2016.
Member of the University of Huddersfield delegation to accept the Queens Anniversary Prize, The Guildhall and Buckingham Palace, February 24-25, 2016.
Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo, Erasmus Exchange Lectures and Masterclasses, March 7–8, 2016
Producer, EXAUDI, Finnissy @ 70, Cipriano and Tom Fool’s Wooing. Milton Court, London, March 11-12, 2016.
Development work with clarinettist Carl Rosman for The wreck of former boundaries, 22-27 March 2016.
Daryl Buckley (ELISION), electric lap steel guitar. Metropolis New Music Festival 2016, Melbourne Recital Centre, Australia. May 10, 2016. The wreck of former boundaries (lap steel & electronics) [wp]
Conductor, ELISION, Matthew Sergeant ymrehanne kristos, Metropolis New Music Festival 2016, Melbourne Recital Centre, Australia. May 10, 2016.
Adam Zahller, voice. Gamut Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. May 21, 2016. I, purples, spat blood, laugh of beautiful lips
Adam Zahller, voice. Riverboat, Minneapolis, MN. May 27, 2016. I, purples, spat blood, laugh of beautiful lips