Meet our new composers in residency Leslie Deere and Jack James!

We are very excited to announce that two artists have been selected to participate in an Embedded composer in residency programme at the Music Hackspace, made in partnership with Sound and Music. We are thrilled to welcome sound artists Leslie Deere and Jack James into our organisation, to develop their projects and engage with the Music Hackspace community for the next 6 months as part of the programme. Register to meet our composers in residence at our seminar programme... Read More

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Trumpet augmentation and future musicianship – Joseph Thibodeau

Date: Tuesday 28 April, 7pm Location: Music Hackspace Augmented trumpets are acoustic trumpets on which transducers have been mounted in order to provide extra sonic control variables. At present only a few augmented trumpets are known to be in active use, yet there is an obvious interest in the subject judging by the regularity of new projects appearing in the literature since the first publication in 1989. In order to fully explore the musical potential of this technology,... Read More

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Tim Shaw and Sébastien Piquemal – Fields, April 16

Fields is an electronic sound piece diffused through the audiences smart phones, laptops or tablets. Date: Thursday, 16 April 2015 from 18:30 to 21:30 Location: Music Hackspace, Unit 15, 5–10 Corbridge Crescent, E2 9DS Sébastien Piquemal and Tim Shaw explore mobile technology as a medium for sound diffusion. The Fields system enables musicians and composers to explore the potential of smart phones and tablets for sound diffusion. It is a distributed, open-source, modular... Read More

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