In our next concert of Musikfabrik in WDR we will play amongst other pieces Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' "Eight Songs for a Mad King". Carl Rosman writes about how he came across this extraordinary pieces:
I can remember reasonably precisely the moment when I first became aware of Eight Songs for a Mad King: I was in the Victorian College of the Arts library in Melbourne...
11.08.2017 | Die dialektische Aufhebung musikalischer GegensätzePhillip Sollmann (aka Efdemin) erkundet Harry Partch
Phillip Sollmann in "Harry Bertoais Barn" in Bally Pennsylvania, September 2016
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25.07.2017 | Working together with many young composers and students during our Composer Collider series, we developed the idea to create a series of tutorial videos which explain contemporary music techniques on a very basic level. Many times we were facing the same problems and questions about the use or the notation of a certain bow movement or pizzicato technique.