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Alison Blunt on selected works by Claudia Molitor

Tue, 04 Jun 2013 03:46:24 +0000

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Violinist Alison Blunt shares her admiration for Claudia Molitor's composition and practice.

My admiration for Claudia Molitor’s work has grown from a sense of affinity with her quest to examine the relationships between composer, Work, score, performer, environment and audience and from a

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Laurence Osborn on Saunders's ‘Molly's Song 3 - Shades of Crimson’

Wed, 08 May 2013 07:09:51 +0000

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Portfolio composer Laurence Osborn discusses Rebecca Saunders's , ‘Molly's Song 3 - Shades of Crimson’

Rebecca Saunders’ music occupies the strange wildernesses that exist between pairs of extremes.

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Nicola LeFanu on Gilbert's ‘Towards Asāvari’

Wed, 03 Apr 2013 18:41:35 +0000

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Nicola LeFanu discusses Anthony Gilbert's 1978 concertante for piano and chamber orchestra, ‘Towards Asāvari’

 

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Elaine Mitchener on Gavin Bryars

Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:38:53 +0000

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Vocalist Elaine Mitchener reflects on Gavin Bryars' Singer's Page/ Dancer's Page
THIS WAY/THAT WAY thoughts on Singer’s Page/Dancer’s Page by Gavin Bryars

 

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Aaron Holloway-Nahum on Patrick Nunn

Fri, 08 Feb 2013 09:16:38 +0000

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Embedded composer Aaron Holloway-Nahum talks about his first encounter with Patrick Nunn's Music of the Spheres

 

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Christopher Mayo on Gordon McPherson

Mon, 07 Jan 2013 09:00:40 +0000

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Embedded Composer, Christopher Mayo talks about Gordon McPherson's 'Western Darlings'

A few years ago (maybe five or six actually) I received a phone call from a friend of mine: "Gordon McPherson wants you to call him".

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Kjartan Olafsson on Tristram Cary

Tue, 04 Dec 2012 13:10:23 +0000

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Icelandic composer Kjartan Olafsson talks about the early electronic music in the Collection.

The Collection holds a number of recordings from early pioneers of electronic music, dating back to the early Sixties,  a revolutionary time in music creation.

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Susanna Eastburn on Richard Ayres

Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:45:09 +0000

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Sound and Music Chief Executive, Susanna Eastburn describes her admiration for Richard Ayres' NONcerto series, focusing on NONcerto for trumpet, no.31 (1998)

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Monty Adkins on Alvarez' 'Papalotl' (1987)

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 10:10:16 +0000

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Composer Monty Adkins introduces one of Javier Alvarez' early electro-acoustic works

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Jacob Thompson-Bell on Goehr

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:53:09 +0000

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Jacob Thompson-Bell describes Goehr's Metamorphosis/ Dance (1974)

I was introduced to this piece by my composition tutor, Silvina Milstein, in 2009 when I was a Masters student at King’s College London.

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