December week 51, 2020
Composing for 'På tå hev - Legacy', performances at the Opera House, Oslo
Premier of commission for the Traktor Ensemble to be touring with nyMusikk Innlandet
Premier of commission for violin and electronics, performed by Irine Røsnes, TBA
Publishing 'Notenøtter 2' - new book with exercises for piano students
SELECTED PAST EVENTS
November & December 2019
Touring with 'A Christmas Carol' and Box Clever Theatre in the UK
May 12, 2019 (2pm and 7pm)
Sentralen, Oslo: Pianist Becky Billock performing 'Sounds of a fjord' for piano and electronics
May 10, 2019
'Sounds of a fjord' for piano and electronics, performed by Becky Billock
Hjallakirkja, Kópavogur Iceland
April 28, 2019
"Sounds of a fjord" for piano and electronics, performed by Becky Billock
Levy Hall, Pittsburgh US
March 8-16, 2019
Pianist Becky Billock on tour in US, also performing my "Sounds of a fjord" for piano and electronics.
Portland, Salem, Olympia, Sequim, Sidney, Abbotsford, Seattle, Bellingham (US).
For full tour details, see http://www.beckybillock.org/concerts.html
February 14-16, 2019
Black Box teater, Oslo: Showing "Crossed directions" with choreographer Lise Tiller
January 29, 2019
Oslo Opera House: Premier of "Crossed directions", made in collaboration with choreographer Lise Tiller
14/9: Kulturhuset K1, Oslo
15/9: Gardemoen, Oslo
15/9: Stormen Konserthus, Bodø
16/9: Bergen lufthavn
October 13, 2018
Premier of "Sounds of a fjord" for piano and electronics, commissioned and performed by Becky Billock
May 15, 2018
Macbeth showing at Ovalhouse Theatre, London
January - March, 2018 - London
Macbeth - Collaboration with Box Clever Theatre, London. Premier January 9, touring UK until March 2018
October 19-21, 2017 - Aveiro, Portugal
Lecture-recital at the international conference 'Musichildren’17'; Perspectives from Children, Composers, Performers and Educators'
October 2017 - London
Premier of 'FRANK'. Collaboration with Box Clever Theatre, London
September 26, 2017 7pm - Gamle Logen, Oslo
Excerpts of 'I was looking for something'
25 August 2017
Publishing Notenøtter 1 - new book with exercises for piano students
July 8, 2017 7pm - St John's the Evangelist in Crystal palace, London.
Performance of 'In motion - a symphonic poem'
May 19, 2017 7pm - Sentralen, Oslo
Premier of 'I was looking for something'. Collaboration with choreographer Lise Tiller
Nov / Dec 2016 - UK
'A Christmas Carol' on tour throughout UK with Box Clever Theatre
October 7, 2016 - La Côte Flûte Festival, Switzerland - rarescale performing various pieces
March 21, 2016 - US Arizona, Katzin Concert Hall
Adam Snider performing Tubanitis
March 15, 2016 - Oslo, Gamle Logen
Extracts of collaboration with Edvard Munch vgs and Parlando Quartet
February 2016 - Oslo, Black Box Theatre
Extracts of collaboration with Edvard Munch vgs and Parlando Quartet
December 6, 2015 6pm - Oslo, Fabrikken, Kvadraturen
Premier of commission from Oslo Quartet Series, in collaboration with choreographer Lise Tiller Sikkeland, dancers from Edvard Munch vgs and Parlando Quartet from the Norwegian Academy of Music
Nov-Dec 2015 - UK tour
Composing the soundscore for 'A Christmas Carol' by Box Clever Theatre, touring England in Nov and Dec
October 1, 2015 7:30pm PDT - US Reno, University of Nevada
Adam Snider performing 'Tubanitis' - for tuba and electronics. Live stream here
September 30, 2015 7:30pm - London, The Forge
London premiere of 'Ut' for flute and electronics, performed by rarescale
September 20, 2015 3pm - UK, Brixworth Festival
Contemporary music ensemble rarescale performing 'Ut' - for flute and electronics
Launch of a third book of compositions for six-hands piano pieces; 'Pacesetting Pieces for three'.
March 7, 2015 - UK, BBC3 radio
Broadcast of 'Skye Light' performed by rarescale on Hear & Now, BBC3
March 6, 2015 at 19:30 - London, St James's Piccadilly
Composing for Quintaero ensemble (world premiere), conducted by Tom Higgins.
Nov 30, 2014 - 2pm and 5pm - London, Ovalhouse
'A Christmas Carol', with Box Clever Theatre
Nov 14, 2014 - Oxford
Premier of 'A Christmas Carol', with Box Clever Theatre. Touring UK Nov and Dec
Oct 19, 2014 - London, The Forge
rarescale performing 'Skye Light'. Concert recorded and broadcasted by BBC3
April 20, 2014 - US Ohio, Bryan Recital Hall
Aaron Hynds performing 'Tubaniatis' for tuba and electronics
Dec 4, 2013 - London, People's Palace
Composing for, and performing with Box Clever Theatre the 'HATE project'.
Sept 11 - 28, 2013 - New Diorama Theatre, London
'Recording Hedda' collaboration with director Terje Tveit and Ibsen Stage Company.
Sept 14, 2013 - New Diorama Theatre, London
Seminar; discussing artistic collaborations and adaptations. More info here
Sept 28, 2013 - New Diorama Theatre, London
Connecting Conversations - Disturbing Hedda. In conversation with psychoanalyst Phil Stokoe
March 6-10, 2013 - Hartford US
Work presented in Women composers Festival of Hartford
Dec 2012 'A Christmas Pageant' with Washington National Cathedral girls-choir, commissioned by PRI Public Radio International, US
Oct 26, 2012 - The Hong Kong Institute of Education Presenting work at MUSES Lunchtime Concert Series
1 & 2 Sept, 2012 - 60x60 Radio Extravaganza project, US
24 & 25 Aug, 2012 - Part of the 60x60 Radio Request Extravaganza project in Vermont, US
July 2012 - Udine Italy; Finalist in this year International Composition Competition Citta di Udine
June 12, 2012 - London; performing with Ibsen Stage Company towards production of 'Recording Hedda'
April 20-21 & 27-28, 2012 - Moon Gallery Hong Kong
'The Glory Encounter' new collaboration with choreographer Kate March
April 4, 2012 - Colston Hall, Bristol UK
Severnside Composers' Alliance are performing a selectinon of pieces from Piquant Pieces for piano trio
Feb 16-18& 23-25, 2012 - Experimenta, Hong Kong
Continuing the season with THIRST
14 Feb, Experimenta, Hong Kong
Premiere of THIRST - an event incorporating film, live performance, music
10 Dec - Screening film version of THIRST by Kaja Bjorntvedt and Kate March. i-Dance Festival Hong Kong
15 Sept, London - Performance of 'A Passage Through'
St. Marylebone Parish Church, London
14 - 25 Sept - Concerts in Flagstaff/Arizona and San Francisco, US
Music performed at the International Alliance for Women in Music Congress 2011
8 - 14 Aug - Residency at 'Dance in Devon; Making Space', in partnership with Exeter Northcott
22 June - 1 Aug
Touring with WoCalling at festivals in Germany (Bielefeld, Dortmund, Berlin) and Norway (Moldejazz, Fjellfestivalen, Mela Festivalen)
14 June, London Trinity College of Music
Premiere of 'Tubanitis' for Tuba and Tape, performed by Chris Gilbert
4 March, Lauderdale House, N6 5HG London
'Piquant Pieces' performed by London Composers Forum in the concert Piano Plus.
23 Nov - Exeter Phoenix
'Silverscape' performed at part of 'Watch this Space',
12 and 14 Oct, Moon Miner - Soundinstallation and performance
Venue: Dalston Superstore,117 Kingsland Street, London E8 2PB
1 Oct, 'Hildegard to Hildegard' is presenting my music on Soundart Radio 102.5 FM
18 Sep, Premiere of new piece for electronics in rarescale Premiere Series 2010
Venue: Shoreditch Church
4 July, Eltham Palace, London
'Dzengerera' performed at Greenwich World Cultural Festival
'Duality Connection' performed in Harpenden by Carla Rees and Laura Beardsmore.
5 June, St George's Church, St George's Road, Brighton
Premiere of 'Duality Connection' - flute duo performed by Carla Rees on alto and Laura Beardsmore on C flute.
16 April, Aros, Isle of Skye IV51 9EU
'Skye Sketch' - new piece for tape performed in Scotland
Composer's residency with 'rarescale' in Scotland to work on electro-acoustic projects, funded by the PRS Foundation and Lisa Ullmann Travelling Scholarship Fund.
16 March, New Players Theatre, London
13 March, Sadlers Wells, London
'System Seks Noter' performed in Kunsu Shim's 'Collaborations' during the Borealisfestival in Bergen / Norway
19 Feb, Goodenough College, London
10 Feb, The Place, London
'We wear the same trousers'
29 Jan, The Octagon Chapel, Bath
'Music stands' at the opening of A Visual Dialogue by bo.lee.
2009 - 07
4 Dec 09, Cube Microplex, Bristol.
'Music stands' at 'Ausform Platform of Performance'.
24 Nov 09, Exeter Phoenix, Devon.
Performance of 'Music stands' as part of 'Watch This Space'
20 May 09, St John's Notting Hill, London.
'International Composition Competition 09 Chromatico- 'Musical Kunsthaus' performed by Chromatico Ensemble and Alda Dizdari (violin).
2 April 09, St Alfege Church, London.
'Piquant Pieces' for six-hands piano
3 March 09, Blackheath Halls, London
'But the Curtain Never Stood Still' for orchestra
13 March 09, Trintiy College of Music, London
'Priori Incantatem' for violin & piano performed by Darrah Morgan (violin) and Mary Dullea (piano).
26 March 09, Grieg Academy (NO)
Performing 'Trace Elements' by Kunsu Shim with Mark Knoop and Michael Finnissy at the Borealis Fesitval.
27 March 09, Bergen Public Library (NO)
Performing with Ricardo Odriozolain and 'Soundpainting' during the Borealis Festival.
28 March 09, Logen, Bergen (NO)
Performing 'Spem in Alium' by Thomas Tallis, transcribed for 16 harmoniums performed on a special build Organtower.
29 March 09, Bergen Cathedral (NO)
Performing Micheal Finissy's 'Molly-House'.
29 Jan 09, Blackheath Halls, London.
'Metamorphosen' composition for string orchestra
2 Dec 08
'OM - quiet meditation' part of the Falklands requiem premiered at The Painted Chapel, Greenwich, London.
9 May 08
'Organ Stories' and 'Ushinawareta Onna' performed at Siobhan Dance Studios, London
20 April 08, The Café Gallery Southwark Park, London
'Octave Stance' - compositions for voice and clarinets
22 Nov 07
'Sunstone' for choir - premiere at Blackheath Halls, London