for mezzo-soprano and computer poem by Patricia Lockwood (from “Motherland, Fatherland, Homelandsexuals”) Jennifer Beattie, mezzo-soprano Jason Charney, music/recording Nick Zoulek, film Zach Pulse, production assistant
Studio recording available from Bandcamp https://matthewwhiteside.bandcamp.com/album/dichroic-light Ulation uses the computer as a second instrument to listen to and enhance the viola. This is done through intended glitches and samples triggered when certain notes or gestures are hit. I would like to thank Iain Jennison for the hours spent helping me write this piece. Ulation is […]
“Canotila: stretching toward the sky” for claves and computer by Mike McFerron. Von Hansen, claves “Canotila,” according to Lokota Native American lore, are spirits that live in trees. This work was written in 2009. Recorded at the Kanas City Kansas Community College Recording Studios. Dr. Ian Corbett, engineer. Video, Von Hansen
The Drink You Drink is a piece that I had wanted to create for about a year. I finally had the opportunity to start working on this piece in early 2016, and I presented it as my final work as an undergraduate composition student. This short film is comprised of symbolism, which is achieved, in […]
Mercurial for flute and fixed media by Jay C. Batzner Meerenai Shim, flute. from the album, The Art of Noise: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/the-art-of-noise/id626078976 http://amzn.com/B00C1BDGNE http://meerenai.bandcamp.com/album/the-art-of-noise https://play.google.com/store/music/album?id=Bo5i5jjpxhyfvmtmrm2apk7yfja&feature=md http://jaybatzner.com http://meerenai.com Many thanks to NASA for the public domain videos and animations used in this video.
Trailer for ‘Your Call…’ Premieres 8 – 9 August, 2015 – Tête à Tête: The Opera Festival, King’s Place, London. Featuring Mezzo Sopranos Hai-Ting Chinn, Lisa j. Coates and hundreds of synthetic voices. Music, Text, Stage Direction by Kevin Jones Choreography by Joy Kellman Video Design by Hannah Wasilesky A presentation of Leaky Boat Productions
Tales of Oppression and Resistance Part 6 Composed by Erdem Helvacioglu Robert Black : Double Bass World premiere on Nov 6, 2013 at Borusan Muzik Evi, Istanbul. “Tales of Oppression and Resistance” has been commissioned by Borusan Foundation in collaboration with Bang on a Can. Composed in 2013 for Bang on a Can All-Stars ensemble […]