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BBC Radio 3 broadcast

Tune in here for a special live broadcast from the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival on BBC Radio 3’s Hear and Now program. The performance took place on November 26, 2016 starting at 10pm in Bates Mill. Many thanks to hcmf// for inviting me, to the team of Hear and Now for the smooth experience, and to Michael Finnissy, who wrote the beautiful Song 1 and Song…

Reviews with the Gavin Bryars Ensemble at Adelaide Festival

A few reviews from performances with the Gavin Bryars Ensemble at Adelaide Festival: Limelight Magazine: Soprano Peyee Chen delivered phenomenal clarity from her first note, and when she soared with a grace that seemed to be ethereal, the result was spine tingling. She was matched by the mellifluous warm timbre of tenor John Potter; their vocal lines superbly complimented the…

“La Marée” awarded Opus prize

The album “La Marée” by Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, which has a piece that we worked on together (Still, Again), has been awarded the Prix Opus ‘Disque de l’année’ by Conseil Québécois de la Musique! Congratulations to PA, and also to everyone involved in making it happen! For more information about the album, or to purchase it, please visit here.

The Place of Whispers

While we were at Lucerne preparing for a performance of Berio’s Coro with the Lucerne Festival Academy Choir, Orchestra, and Sir Simon Rattle, a beautiful installation was opened at the Kunstmuseum Luzerne. Designed by David Bithell, The Place of Whispers is a series of five wood and metal sculptures that record their surrounding sounds. Viewers are asked to whisper dreams, hopes, wishes,…

Broadcast of “Still, Again”

Sunday, April 20, 2014, during the 8 to 9pm slot produced and presented by Martijn Comes on Concertzender. The set list will be: 00. Chad Mossholder of Twine. Kraak Helder Intro.01. Aphex Twin. Jynweythek. Drukqs. Label: Warp02. Michalis Paraskakis. Ark Futura – for ensemble. ASKO|Schönberg Ensemble o.l.v. Bas Wiegers. Recorded live in Bernard Haitingzaal,Conservatorium van Amsterdam · 14 April 201403. Fennesz. Static…