Summer-Autumn 2018 News & Events

Performances Dejana Sekulic, violin. Darmstadt Summer Courses ‘Open Space’, Germany. July 18, 2018. “the green is where” Daryl Buckley, electric lap steel guitar. City Recital Hall, Sydney, Australia. August 25, 2018. The wreck of former boundaries (lap steel & electronics) Line Upon Line. First Street Studio. Austin, Texas. September 28, 29, & 30, 2018. A …

Phantom Images (HCR)

Phantom Images. Includes I, for example, … (2017), along with works by Katherine Young, Chris Mercer, Sam Pluta, and Charmaine Lee. Produced as part of the CeReNeM Speculations in Sound international research network, in partnership with the Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University and the CHIME studios at the University of Chicago. HCR17, April 2018. …

Winter-Spring 2018 News & Events

A number of exciting performances and projects coming up in the first few months of 2018 … In February I’ll be one of the featured composers (with Robert Normandeau) at the Florida Contemporary Music Festival in Gainesville, Florida. I’ll be giving some lectures and masterclasses, and the residency will conclude with a concert of six …

Austin residency, Oct–Dec 2017 performances, and some news

Austin residency ELISION ensemble. Big Medium Gallery, Austin, Texas, October 20, 2017. Ben Marks, trombone: Because they mark the zone where the force is in the process of striking and songs only as sad as their listener (my first performances in Texas since I was a high school student near Dallas, 25 years earlier). And performer (live …

The wreck of former boundaries — Music Video by Angela Guyton

Last autumn, the filmmaker Angela Guyton approached me to make some videos about/around my work The wreck of former boundaries. In her initial proposal, she was interested in probing some of the issues around creativity, creative blockages, and some of the practicalities of ‘making’ that I’d been talking about in various settings over the last few years. We’ve …

The wreck of former boundaries (HCR)

The wreck of former boundaries—ELISION at 30. Peter Evans and Tristram Williams, trumpets. ELISION (Carl Rosman, clarinet; Joshua Hyde, alto saxophone; Benjamin Marks, trombone; Daryl Buckley, electric lap steel guitar; Joan Wright, contrabass). Part of the 30th Anniversary celebrations of the ELISION Ensemble, supported through a generous grant to the Centre for Research in New …

Winter & Spring 2017 Events

Performances Sarah Saviet, violin. Spectrum NYC. January 8, 2017. The Crutch of Memory Viola Yip, voice. Instrumentality/Vocality Conference, University of Huddersfield. January 14, 2017. I, purples, spat blood, laugh of beautiful lips Dejana Sekulic, violin. Art Base, Brussels, Belgium. March 5, 2017. The Crutch of Memory Ellen Fallowfield, cello. City University, London. March 7, 2017. The …

Caerulian (HCR)

Caerulian. Carl Rosman, clarinet. HCR12, November 2016. Includes The wreck of former boundaries (B-flat clarinet). Recorded at Studio des Ensemble Musikfabrik, Köln, July – August 2016. Recording producer/mastering, Stephan Schmidt. Available here.

Autumn 2016 Events

A very exciting autumn in store, with the premiere of The wreck of former boundaries, an ELISION European tour, a CD release, and a bit of performing as well. There are a few additional events that will be added as they are confirmed/un-embargoed.   Performances ELISION. BIFEM (Bendigo International Festival of Exploratory Music), Australia, September 3, 2016. …