Improvisers Orchestra takes wacky
Great Falls TribuneImprovisers Orchestra takes wacky instruments, makes musicGreat Falls TribuneFor example, “Set Sail for the Sun,” written by composer Karlheinz Stockhausen, reads, “Play a tone for so long until you hear its individual vibrations. Hold the tone and listen to the tones of the others – to all of them together, not to individual ...
Posted on 12 April 2017 | 12:13 pm
The Can Project review – warm tribute to
The GuardianThe Can Project review – warm tribute to avant-rock innovatorsThe GuardianCan Dialog wove classics including Halleluwah and Sing Swan Song into percussively spiky minimalism, and densely layered orchestral structures, sometimes echoing Schmidt's former teachers Karlheinz Stockhausen and György Ligeti in music of sonically ...and more »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 4:43 am
Review: Pallbearer, Thekla - Bristol24/7
Bristol24/7Review: Pallbearer, TheklaBristol24/7It's eerily hypnotic stuff, redolent of what very early, pre-sequencer Krautrock might have sounded like if those German pioneers had gorged on their near contemporaries Black Sabbath instead of Karlheinz Stockhausen. Arkansas has been in the news ...
Posted on 9 April 2017 | 2:58 am
Hear Acid Mothers Temple Play Something
Phoenix New TimesHear Acid Mothers Temple Play Something You've Never Heard BeforePhoenix New TimesA huge fan of Karlheinz Stockhausen, Makoto would often have bandmates send him tapes of their own individual parts and jams they had recorded elsewhere. Layering these recordings on top of each other and editing them so they made sense together, ...
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 7:01 am
Holland Festival celebrates 70th year in
DutchNews.nlHolland Festival celebrates 70th year in June with 'democracy' themeDutchNews.nl'My personal high point will be the once in a lifetime aus LICHT with music by Karlheinz Stockhausen which we are doing at the Holland Festival 2019, with the Dutch National Opera and the Royal Conservatoire from The Hague,' she says. 'We did the world ...
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 1:16 am
Cosmic performance from observatory balcony
Instead of using the public telescopes to observe Mars, a group of musicians will perform legendary German composer Karlheinz Stockhausen's tribute to the red planet from the observatory's balcony for listeners below. Eponymous north east group Mars in ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:29 pm
Interview with Heather McIntosh
A deep love of artists like the Beatles and the beach boys along with equal love of electronic music composers like Karlheinz Stockhausen and Pierre Henry inform our approach to sound, but in a home studio kind of way. I still multi track extensively and ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:34 pm
Why 'The Quay Brothers in 35mm' is One of
The short is set to a nightmarish score by Karlheinz Stockhausen and uses impressionistic black-and-white imagery to tell the story of a woman trapped inside an insane asylum. Joining Nolan for a post-screening discussion, the Quay Brothers talked about ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 4:42 am
The Quay Brothers: a nightmarish inspiration
In Absentia was a BBC commission for a series called Sound on Film. Avant-garde composer Karlheinz Stockhausen recorded a piece of music that the brothers were tasked to incorporate into a 20-minute short. (Other pairings in the series included Nicolas ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:05 am
Zeitgeist Films And Syncopy Begin Tour Of
Teaming up with avant-garde composer Karlheinz Stockhausen, the film is set in an asylum, and tells the story of a woman who seems to be unable to get out of her what she wants to write in a letter, as her pencil continues to break. Shot in black and white ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:00 pm