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June 19. – at Out of the Brew in New Cross, London, music by Patricia Alessandrini, Christopher Fox and Chikako Morishita
June 25. George Crumb Portrait with Marsayas Trio & guests at St. John’s Smith Square, London
June 30. Open Ear at LSO St. Luke’s with Apartment House
July 14. LSO SoundHub Concert, music by Robin Haigh, Lillie Harris, Yvonne Eccles and Nick Morrish
July 15. Cheltenham Festival with Scott Wilson, Xenia Pestova and Carla Rees – new pieces by student composers of the festival for clarinet, flute, piano and electronics
August 13. Another Timbre Canadian Composers Release Party with Apartment House at Cafe Oto, London.
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Category Archives: preparations
If this post was useful for you, please consider becoming a Patron. For as little as $1 per blog post you can help! This technique, which follows in the footsteps of two posts, namely that on air noises and the one … Continue reading
Today’s relatively short post highlights a fun and easy to produce effect. By placing the mouthpiece inside the lower joint of the Bb or Eb clarinet, one has easy access to a completely different sound quality.
I started thinking more seriously about preparing the bass clarinet after Aaron Einbond used it in his (awesome) piece, Resistance, for prepared bass clarinet and live electronics. I originally assumed that it wouldn’t be so useful: one can only prepare the … Continue reading