Composer Profile: Francis Dhomont

Website |  electrocd | Discogs | Bio in Canadian Encylclopedia Francis Dhomont studied under Ginette Waldmeier, Charles Koechlin and Nadia Boulanger. In the late ’40’s, in Paris (France), he intuitively discovered with magnetic wire what Pierre Schaeffer would later call “musique concrète” and consequently conducted solitary experiments with the musical possibilities of sound recording. Later, leaving behind instrumental writing, he dedicated himself exclusively to […]

Composer Profile: Adam Stansbie

Website | Soundcloud | Article: “The acousmatic musical performance” Adam Stansbie is a composer, performer and writer specializing in electroacoustic/acousmatic music – that is, music which involves some form of electronic mediation. Stansbie started composing electroacoustic music some 20 years ago, before completing a degree in music production at The University of Leeds, and a […]

Composer Profile: Pierre Jodlowski

Website Pierre Jodlowski is a composer, performer and multimedia artist. His music, often marked by a high density, is at the crossroads of acoustic and electric sound and is characterized by dramatic and political concerns.  His work as a composer has led him to perform in France and abroad in most places dedicated to contemporary […]

New voice: Anna Korsun

I do not like to describe my music.  For me it is really such a big problem, because every institution, such as festivals, concert events, workshops, presentations, etc. request a comment on work.  I’m not writer; I make music (actually most of my pieces do not include words).  I do not like semantic meanings, which […]

New voice: Adam Scott Neal

Adam Scott Neal describes a recent work ~ Tidal (2012) is a work for piano and fixed media. The fixed media portion was made in Pure Data with filtered noise. The tones play chords from upper partials of the harmonic series (based on the piano’s low C). When these chords are in equal temperament, they match […]