October 2010

RECORDINGS OF XENAKIS IN CENTRAL PARK, NYC – JUNE 2010

October 13, 2010
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One of the highlights of a summer holiday to New York was attending the open air performances of Xenakis’ percussion pieces. I managed to record the three pieces performed by the Yale Percussion Group: Okho (for Percussion Trio) (13:39) Peaux (for Percussion Sextet) (12:25) Psappha (for Solo Percussion) (11:52) The recordings were captured on a [...]

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THE SKY AT NIGHT

October 2, 2010
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The Sky At Night – Composed December 2009-May 2010 by John Macedo ‘The Sky at Night’ is a composition for synthesized sound. Realised in the SuperCollider programming language and arranged in Logic, it attempts to explore temporality and multi-dimensionailty in the stereophonic field through computer sound synthesis and manipulation of auditory perception and localisation. The [...]

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