Category: hyperboles

hyperboles 6 for Ensemble S201

On June 11th 2021 at the R├╝B├╝hne, Essen, Ensemble S201 gave the premiere of the sixth installment of my hyperboles series before repeating the concert on August 12th…

hyperboles 3 in Montreal

Quasar Quartet, Le Gesu, Montreal, Canada, 19/1/17:   It was disappointingly warm in Montreal. I’d promised Martin┬átemperatures of -20C and below (it reached -33C on my last trip)…

timing accuracy in hyperboles 2

Those present at the St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh performance by Mieko Kanno of my hyperboles 2 (ÔÇťuntil the cherries burst in the orchardÔÇŁ)┬áon 20/5/16 were very patient. I…

premiere of hyperboles 5, Birmingham

  Ellen Fallowfield and I outed the latest version of my┬áhyperboles┬áproject last weekend at the Crosscurrents Festival in Birmingham. After two days of intense rehearsals and development it…

hyperboles 4 – the extremities of cold, Montreal

My hyperboles project┬ásaw a new iteration in Quebec last month. Performances of ┬áhyperboles 4┬á(“insomniac rain”) took place in Canada, on February 25th courtesy of the festival┬áMois Multi 2015…

hyperboles are the worst thing ever
(aka Epimenides would have been gutted)
Amsterdam

Since August 2013 I’ve been working on hyperboles, a series of pieces that allow musicians to tweak the algorithm parameters that┬áare used to generate the work’s score, sound…