Programme 2021

Watch all our concerts from 2021 on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjU0bBwK3A5LJg2fyaxI2Xg

Day One – May 11th

10:00 – 11:00Conference Open – meet guests and browse expo
11:00 – 12:00Concert 1 – Fixed Media Electroacoustic
Manuella Blackburn – Microplastics
Antonio D’Amato  – Un certain vertige
Pete Stollery – Clermont Horns
Myles Johnson – Finding Pitch
Levy Oliveira – Hyperesthesia
Panayiotis Kokoras – AI Phantasy
Adam Stanovic – Baltazar’s Adventure through the Great Machine
TOTAL: c. 60′
12:30 – 13:00Break
13:00 – 14:15Paper Session A – Chair Carola Boehm
Matthew Burke – Murdering the lone composer: The potential of band-style collaborative compositional systems.
Ewan Stefani – Collective Experimental Performance with Analogue Synthesizers
Dr Gavin Wayte and Dr Martyn Shaw – A Prelude to the Future: Early Nineteenth-Century Musical Innovation as a Catalyst for Interdisciplinary Collaboration
14:15 – 15:15Concert 2 – Acoustic instruments with electronics
Viv Corringham – Shadow-walks (at home)
Bill Thompson – Drowned World (Afterending)
TOTAL: c. 60′
15:15– 15:30Break
15:30- 16:45Paper Session B – Chair Sharon Coleclough
Pedro Quintas – Music Creation from Found Sounds
James Maher (Hazel) – The Collaborative Sonic Anarchive; Working Through Precarity
Litha Efthymiou and Martin Scheuregger – Composer-composer collaboration and the difficulty of intradisciplinarity
16:45- 17:00Break
17:00 – 18:00Keynote 1 – Sohrab Uduman
Chair Marc Estibeiro
18:00 – 19:00Break
19:00 – 20:15Concert 3 – Audio-visual
Ivan Elezovic – Circle Noise
Timothy Moyers Jr.- Golden Cuttlefish
Bret Battey – Estuaries 3
Rosalía Soria – Luz-Mestizo
Ali Balighi – Daramad for Tar and Fixmedia
Bennett Hogg and Merrie Snell – Reflected Absence
Monty Adkins & Yan Wang Preston, With Love. From an Invader.
Amy Brandon – Boundary
TOTAL TIME: 65′

Day Two – May 12th

10:45 – 12:25Paper Session C – Chair Marc Estibeiro
Rosalía Soria-Luz – Fighting racism in Mexico, a project involving popular opinion and collaboration.
Bennett Hogg – Bowing the Stream: Collaborating With a River
Mine Doğantan-Dack – The piano as artistic collaborator: A phenomenological enquiry
John Dack – Collaborations between Language and Music: Translating Pierre Schaeffer (and others)
12.25 – 13.45Break
13:45 – 14:45Concert 4 – Music and Interactive Systems/ Recital
Oli Carman and Mark Pilkington – Synergies
James Dooley – formuls
Lauren Sarah Hayes – Moon via Spirit for live electronics.
Mike McInerney / Duncan Chapman – Still Tide
TOTAL: 1 hr
14:45 – 15:00Break
15:00 – 16:00Keynote 2: Jonty Harrison
Chair Marc Estibeiro
16:00 – 17:00Break
17:00-18:45Concert 5 – Recitals and Lecture Recitals
Kate Ledger/Ray Evanoff – Small(s) for solo piano (2020 – ): transatlantic collaboration + conversation in 2020-2021
Marc Estibeiro and David Cotter – Remote Collaboration: Communication, Creativity, and Latency
Olivier Marin – Undō
Comb Filter (Duncan Chapman, Adrian Lee, Simon Limbrick) : Grain
Total: 1hr 45min
18:45-19:00Break
19:15 – 20:00Concert 6 – Acousmatic
Jason Fick – junktures
Ewan Stefani – ARPEGS
Mikel Kuehn – Dancing in the Ether
Josh Hoggart – Sonic Location Scouting
Nikos Stavropoulos – Claustro
Total 45 mins