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Untitled Valley of Fear / Premiere, Darmstadt, 7th August 2016

Untitled Valley of Fear / Premiere, Darmstadt, 7th August 2016

Untitled Valley of Fear will be premiered on 7th August 2016 as part of the 48th International Summer Course for New Music Darmstadt.

Himlen Var / Sonorities Festival, Belfast, 26th November 2016

Himlen Var / Sonorities Festival, Belfast, 26th November 2016

Himlen Var will be presented in concert at the Sonic Arts Research Centre at QUB as part of this year’s Sonorities Festival in November.

Himlen Var / BIFEM, 2-4th September 2016

Himlen Var / BIFEM, 2-4th September 2016

Himlen Var will feature in the Sound Gallery event at Dudley House as part of the Bendigo International Festival of Exploratory Music from 2nd-4th September, in a programme curated by Mauricio Carrasco.

Untitled Valley of Fear / Manchester, 30th June 2016

Untitled Valley of Fear / Manchester, 30th June 2016

Distractfold will present a work-in-progress preview of my new work, Untitled Valley of Fear, as part of our 2017 season preview on 30th June 2016, at the Wonder Inn in Manchester.

Too late, too far / Vox Humana / Audior, Lodi, 20th June 2016

Too late, too far / Vox Humana / Audior, Lodi, 20th June 2016

Too late, too far was presented as part of the Vox Humana concert series by Audior on 20th June 2016.

Too late, too far / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 12th June 2016

Too late, too far / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 12th June 2016

I’m delighted that Too late, too far is featured again on RTÉ Lyric FM on the 12th June 2016. I’m always pleased to be in such good company. More info can be found at: www.rte.ie/lyricfm/nova/

Interview / Q&A / Klang møder Sam Salem…

Interview / Q&A / Klang møder Sam Salem…

Klang recently published a short interview with me re: Not one can pass away. The full text can be found here: http://klang.dk/nyheder/klang-mder-sam-salem/

Not one can pass away / Klang, Copenhagen, 14th June 2016

Not one can pass away / Klang, Copenhagen, 14th June 2016

Not one can pass away will feature at Klang Copenhagen Avantgarde Music Festival on Tuesday 14th June. More info about the festival, and the concert programme, can be found at klang.dk

Himlen Var / BEAST FEaST, Birmingham, 29th April 2016

Himlen Var / BEAST FEaST, Birmingham, 29th April 2016

Himlen Var will feature as part of BEAST FEaST 2016 at the University of Birmingham at 8:30, Friday 29th April.

Not one can pass away / kompakt, Zürich, Monday 9th May 2016

Not one can pass away / kompakt, Zürich, Monday 9th May 2016

Not one can pass away will be performed by scapegoat @ kompakt in Zürich on Monday 9th May. More info: http://www.kompaktzuerich.ch/

Not one can pass away / ESS Chicago, 8th April 2016

Not one can pass away / ESS Chicago, 8th April 2016

Not one can pass away will be performed at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, Chicago on Friday 8th April. More info can be found at: http://www.experimentalsoundstudio.org/

Not one can pass away / Spectrum NYC, Tuesday 5th April 2016

Not one can pass away / Spectrum NYC, Tuesday 5th April 2016

Not one can pass away will be performed by Distractfold on Tuesday 5th April at Spectrum, 121 Ludlow, NYC. More info at: http://spectrumnyc.com/

Himlen Var / iFIMPaC, Friday 11th March 2016, Leeds

Himlen Var / iFIMPaC, Friday 11th March 2016, Leeds

Himlen Var will feature in this year’s iFIMPaC festival / conference at Leeds College of Music. The concert will take place at noon on Friday 11th March.

Himlen Var / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 7th February 2015

Himlen Var / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 7th February 2015

Himlen Var will feature on this week’s Nova programme (8-10pm Sunday 7th February). To listen to the show, please visit http://www.rte.ie/lyricfm/nova/

Dérive / WDR 3 Open Sounds, 6th February 2016

Dérive / WDR 3 Open Sounds, 6th February 2016

Dérive will feature on tonight’s WDR 3 Open Sounds programme, as part of the Studio vs Laptop debate. More info can be found @ http://bit.ly/1KxmSkL

Too late, too far / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 24th January 2015

Too late, too far / Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM, 24th January 2015

Too late, too far will be featured on RTÉ Lyric FM during this week’s Nova programme (8-10pm, Sunday 24th January). To listen to the show, please visit http://www.rte.ie/lyricfm/nova/

Himlen Var / San Francisco Tape Music Festival, 8th January

Himlen Var / San Francisco Tape Music Festival, 8th January

Himlen Var has been selected for next year’s San Francisco Tape Music Festival. The festival takes place at the Gray Area Grand Theater from 8-10th January, more information can be found at sfsound.org/tape. Thanks to the SF Tape Music Collective.

Premiere / Swedenborg Hall, 8th December, London

Premiere / Swedenborg Hall, 8th December, London

Not one can pass away, for 2 object operators, tape and video, will be premiering at the Distractfold concert at Swedenborg Hall on 8th December.

Himlen Var / Musica Nova 2015 Competition, Prague

Himlen Var / Musica Nova 2015 Competition, Prague

Himlen Var was a finalist in this year’s Musica Nova International Electroacoustic Music Competition. Congratulations to Elizabeth L. Anderson and Michal Rataj!

HearSay Prize 2015 Winner: Best Sound Category

HearSay Prize 2015 Winner: Best Sound Category

Thanks to the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival! The prize winning works were presented last night at the HearSay festival, which is running from 20-22nd Nov. More information can be found at www.hearsayfestival.ie.

Goldberg Variations: ternary patterns for insomnia

Goldberg Variations: ternary patterns for insomnia

Goldberg Variations by Andersson Dance premiered on 17th September 2015 at Dansens Hus, Stockholm and will shortly be touring the UK. I was fortunate enough to have worked on the show as a video designer. More info can be found at www.anderssondance.com

Himlen Var / DF #30, 15th Aug 2015, Manchester

Himlen Var / DF #30, 15th Aug 2015, Manchester

Himlen Var will be featured as part of the 30th Distractfold concert at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation in Manchester on the 15th August.

Honourable mention at Prix Palma Ars Acustica 2015

Honourable mention at Prix Palma Ars Acustica 2015

Too late, too far received an honourable mention in this years Prix Palma Ars Acustica. The piece was presented by Radio Télévision Suisse, Switzerland. Thanks to TRS and congrats to Alessandro Bosetti!

Too late, too far / MAAST, 14th May 2015, Kent

Too late, too far / MAAST, 14th May 2015, Kent

Too late, too far has been selected for the Acousmatic Transcendence festival, which runs from 14th-16th May at the University of Kent.

Too late, too far / SIME Festival, April 24 2015, Lille

Too late, too far / SIME Festival, April 24 2015, Lille

Too late, too far has been selected for this year’s SIME Festival, which runs from 22-24th April at the Université de Lille. The piece will be presented on the 24th April at 16:30.

Neamhroinnte / 16th April – 2nd May 2015, QSS Gallery Belfast

Neamhroinnte / 16th April – 2nd May 2015, QSS Gallery Belfast

Neamhroinnte will be exhibited as part of the Sonorities Festival at the QSS Gallery in Belfast from Thursday 16th – Saturday May 2nd 2015.

Too late, too far / VII FKL Symposium 2015, May 22-24th, Besenello

Too late, too far / VII FKL Symposium 2015, May 22-24th, Besenello

Too late, too far has been selected for the VII FKL Symposium: Soundscape & Sound Identities. This will take place from May 22-24th at Castel Beseno, Besenello (TN), Italy. More info can be found here.

Neamhroinnte / Sonorities Festival, April 2015, Belfast

Neamhroinnte / Sonorities Festival, April 2015, Belfast

I am delighted to announce that Neamhroinnte has been selected for this year’s Sonorities Festival at SARC, Belfast. More soon!

Audiorama, Saturday 28th March 2015, Stockholm

Audiorama, Saturday 28th March 2015, Stockholm

I will be premiering a new work created with the support of Ems during a concert on Saturday 28th March in Stockholm. The concert will also feature The Fall (II) alongside the work of Lee Fraser, Steve Takasugi, Constantin Popp, Ana Dall’Ara-Majek and Daniel Blinkhorn. More info can be found on the Audiorama website.

Residency at EMS #3, Stockholm, 22-29th March 2015

Residency at EMS #3, Stockholm, 22-29th March 2015

I will be returning to Ems next week to undertake a third artistic residency, which will culminate in the premiere of a new work at Audiorama on 28th March.