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I Burn for You

I Burn for You

I Burn for You Saturday 11 February 2012 After Dracula by Bram Stoker ‘I Burn for You’ is an atmospheric new music theatre work inspired by Bram Stoker’s legendary vampire novel Dracula, created by composer Ian Wilson and stage director Tom Creed. It brings together an astonishing line up of performers including the Hungarian death…

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Symmetry with Marcus du Sautoy

Symmetry with Marcus du Sautoy

Symmetry with Marcus du Sautoy Saturday 21 January 2012 Presenter/Mathematician Marcus du Sautoy Pattern maker Richard Rhys Electronics and Visuals Farmersmanual with Russell Haswell In this performance a mathematician, a pattern maker and an artists collective seek to create a virtual Alhambra in sound and projection. 17 movements, 17 rooms, 17 patterns. Taking their inspiration…

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Fall Back

Fall Back

Fall Back Saturday 29 October 2011 Faster Than Sound connects the legacy of Dubstep with some of the earliest experiments in electronic music and projection. Roly Porter (former Vex’d) presents Fall Back, specially commissioned by Aldeburgh Music. Porter fuses his background in British sound system music with experimental composition incorporating the unique, strikingly similar aesthetics…

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Christian Marclay – Everyday

Christian Marclay - Everyday

Christian Marclay – Everyday Saturday 1 October 2011 Christian Marclay, the Swiss-American visual artist and composer has won worldwide acclaim for his explorations of visual media and sound. Hot on the heels of winning the prestigious Golden Lion for best artist at the 2011 Venice Biennale, he comes to Aldeburgh Music for a specially commissioned…

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Soundfields

Soundfields - Fixing Point

Soundfields Saturday 28 – Sunday 29 May Variable 4 For 24 hours, Sound Artist, James Bulley and Software Engineer, Daniel Jones’s Variable 4 will use meteorological equipment and software to transform the weather conditions into an orchestral piece of music, projected through speakers integrated into the ground. Fixing Point Blast Theory with musician and composer,…

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Rhythm of Strings

Rhythm of strings

Rhythm of Strings Saturday 5 March 2011 A brand new commission and unique collaboration between Seb Rochford, Leo Abrahams and Leafcutter John who will work with a core band of percussion, guitar, strings and electronics exploring the ‘Rhythm of Strings’. Seb Rochford is a British drummer recently shortlisted for the Mercury Music Prize. He is…

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Spheres and Splinters

Spheres and Splinters Friday 12 November 2010 Spheres & Splinters brings musical phenomenon Tod Machover together with cellist Peter Gregson, ambsonic sound designer Ben Bloomberg and leading visual collective United Visual Artists in a brand new collaboration. Together they will explore the properties of acoustic and electronic music to create a unique experience for audiences…

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