New piece for Sond’Ar-te

A new work will be premiered by the Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble (Lisbon, Portugal) in 2017 (exact date and venue will be updated). The Sond’Ar-te is an amazing ensemble, setup by Miguel and Paula Azguime, and I’m thrilled to be able to work with them. It performs regularly at O’culto da Ajuda, a recent and rather unique venue…

Doctoral thesis

Algorithm and Decision in Musical Composition (2016) PDF file (click to download) Attached Algorithms CD-ROM (click to download the ZIP file) Abstract Through a series of creative projects this doctorate set out to research how computer-assisted composition (CAC) of music affects decision-making in my compositional practice. By reporting on the creative research journey, this doctorate is…

Britten Sinfonia OPUS2016

I’m honoured to have been shortlisted to take part in the OPUS2016 scheme hosted by the Britten Sinfonia. You can find an interview here. According to the Britten Sinfonia “287 composers applied to OPUS2016 from up and down the UK”, so I feel extremely privileged. I’ll take part in the following workshops: Friday, 4 December 2015, 10.00 – 13.30,…