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Space Time Concerto competition


Space Time Concerto competition

  • Date: Friday, 30 November 2012, 7:30 pm AEDST
  • Venue: Newcastle Conservatorium — Cnr Laman/Auckland St, Newcastle, NSW
  • Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on 0422 657 444

Event Details

A microtonal work for consort of 80 iPhones is played in 5 international locations (16 players in each location), each location connected via streaming audio. Players from Ars Electronica/Bruckner University, Linz, Austria, Central Conservatorium of China, Beijing, Yong Siew Toh Conservatorium Singapore, University of Newcastle NSW, University of Waikato NZ. The work is based on a 10-note microtonal scale devised by contemporary tuning theorist Erv Wilson. Sounds are synthesised using an iPhone app called the Satellite Gamelan which is created and programmed by the composer.

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on 0422 657 444 or by email to spacetimeconcerto@newcastle.edu.au

Featured Australian Works

Digital sheet music sample Transposed Dekany : a chamber concerto for a large consort of iPhones (2012) by Greg Schiemer — World premiere

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