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New Voice: Sam Salem

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Sam Salem (b. 1982) currently resides in Manchester (UK), where he completed a MUSM in Electroacoustic Music Composition in 2007 and a PhD in Composition in 2011 at the University of Manchester. 1,402 more words

Electroacoustic

In a Bus


This is not joke, it was actually recorded inside a bus. It was so loud :D 20-minute ride with this music. I mean, I don’t mind this music at all but trust me, blasted with almost broken speaker it can be very annoying. 12 more words

Ambience

Boothroyd -- 'Idle Hours'

Fitting nicely into the disagreeable but irresistible harsh post-everything sounds that is Tri Angle Records (WIFE, Haxan Cloak, Fis) Peter Boothroyd– for it indeed be he– puts out four tracks together entitled, rather suitably, ‘Idle Hours’. 104 more words

Reviews

Episode 200: Portrait Of A Sleeping Girl With Radio

A quiet mix for a quiet day.

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Music

Assignment 5 (Listening)

Richard Lainhart – Improvisation at Tanzducer (2007)

I found this video of Richard Lainhart improvising on his Buchla controlled by Haken Continuum. As I’ve discussed in other listening reactions, I have a much better time relating to this type of music when I see it being created and this was definitely the case for this. 282 more words

Assignment 4 (Listening)

Karlheinz Stockhausen – “Gesang der Jünglinge”

This piece used various synthesis (sine wave generators and noise) mixed with field recordings of boy sopranos singing. Using these building blocks, Stockhausen is able to create a variety of complex textures that shift and morph throughout the piece. 321 more words

U23 Frédéric Nogray "Merua" : powerful transformative ceremony...


Rather raving review of Frans de Waard who senses all the power looming under the dense layers of “Merua
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