David Rogerson
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Expo Leeds Unconference

Fri Sep 25, 2009 00:00

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Expo Leeds Unconference
Friday 25 September 2009, 10:30am - 4:30pm
nti Leeds, Old Broadcasting House, Leeds
plus Expo opening gig at 19:45 - 22.00 [http://bit.ly/ijHlu]

Expo Unconference is the Unconference for people who make and love experimental music and sound art. It's free and takes place as an introduction to a whole weekend of free activity across Leeds as part of Expo Leeds.

Come to Expo Unconference and you can: test your ideas > find partners for your projects  > debate the future of music > solve a problem

This is your event.  The Unconference format is there to help you participate. That means:

You come up with a session idea and we offer you the space to do it
Choose what you go to. It's pick and mix
Don't just listen - speak out

So far we have a special conversation between BBC's Robert Worby and sound art pioneer Christina Kubisch, Interactive artist Tom Betts, Live Coding, soundscaping workshop and more...

So get involved by emailing your ideas to digital.manager@soundandmusic.org or visiting http://unconference.expofestival.org


Expo Leeds

Fri May 29, 2009 00:00

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Expo Leeds 24-29 September 2009
Presented by Sound and Music and MAAP
Call For Submissions and Commission Proposals Now Open


Expo is the hub and playground of the experimental music and sound art scene in the UK and beyond. Free and open, the event mobilises a national network of artists and engages with communities from all backgrounds -
placing sonic art and the people who make it in direct contact with the public. Expo steps out from traditional venues and into spaces that lie at the heart of the community - inspiring practitioners and the public to reconsider their environments.

Expo will land in Leeds in September 09 for a long weekend of performance, exhibition and presentation which will take place across a variety of physical and virtual spaces.

The weekend aims to highlight the broadest possible range of approaches and thinking that surround the sonic arts. We welcome submissions of all kinds. Alongside international artists. the festival has previously showcased work by young people, disabled adults and those with learning difficulties, students and hundreds of emerging UK artists. We want all work of all kinds that has sound as a central element.

As well as asking for all kinds of submitted work for its programme Expo Leeds is offering £4000 of commission money towards the creation of a new installation work that will sit within the Leeds Arena space at Leeds City Museum during the festival weekend.

Please visit www.expofestival.org for details on how to submit and updates on the programme. The closing date for submissions and commission proposals is 29 May 2009.


Cut & Splice: From the Seven Days

Fri Oct 24, 2008 00:00 - Tue Oct 21, 2008

Cut & Splice: From the Seven Days
Friday 24 & Saturday 25 October 2008
Wilton’s Music Hall, London, E1 8JB


Sonic Arts Network and BBC Radio 3 present a two day festival based around Stockhausen’s Aus den Sieben Tagen (From the Seven Days).

Cut & Splice: From the Seven Days brings together some of the world’s leading contemporary avant-garde musicians for a unique and ground-breaking interpretation of one of Stockhausen’s most controversial works. Featuring over 20 performers, installations and a four day durational piece, the festival is set in one of London’s most atmospheric spaces, Wilton’s Music Hall, the oldest grand music hall in the world.

Under the Artistic direction of Anton Lukoszevieze performers will include David Behrman, Angharad Davies, Rhodri Davies, Reinhold Friedl, Frank Gratkowski, Robin Hayward, Apartment House, Seth Josel, Aleks Kolkowski, Phil Minton, Maja Ratkje, Twentytwentyone, Mark Wastell, Marc Weiser, Nikos Veliotis and Michael Vorfeld.

Cut & Splice is the UK’s premier annual festival of radical music and sound art, co-produced by Sonic Arts Network and BBC Radio 3.

Tickets are only £10 per day or £18 for both days.
Buy Tickets here: http://www.cutandsplice.com/2008/book-tickets/


Cut & Splice: From the Seven Days began today, in a small, sparsely furnished flat in Beckton. Composers and performers Matthew Lee Knowles and Neil Luck began the piece Gold Dust, a four-day fasting and meditation piece that will climax in a five minute performance at Wilton's Music Hall on Friday 24th October. The performers will be blogging their experiences at http://cutandsplice.com for the duration.

Gold Dust is part of Stockhausen's Aus Den Sieben Tagen (From the Seven Days) instructional score, made up of 14 pieces that will all be performed as part of Cut & Splice: From the Seven Days this Friday and Saturday, by a huge collection of some of Europe's best performers, plus a special guest appearance by David Behrman.

Visit the blog at http://www.cutandsplice.com/2008/gold-dust/


Expo Plymouth: Pirates, mechanical birds underwater installations and more...

Fri Jun 22, 2007 00:00 - Wed Jun 13, 2007

Sonic Arts Network and i-DAT present...


Fri 22 June - Mon 25 June 2007

This year Expo makes a landfall in Plymouth and occupies the extraordinary historic and public spaces of the city. Join us for a packed weekend of events including installations, sonic-ferry tours, performances, exhibitions, film-screenings, happenings, a large-scale sonic picnic, workshops and gigs in spectacular sites across Plymouth.

Featuring the work of over 60 Artists including:

Evan Parker & Behaviour, Louise K Wilson, Semiconductor, Portable, Jane Edden, Patrizia Paolini and Adam Bohman, Icarus, Francis Dhomont, Tom Bugs & Hilary Jeffery, Halal Kebab Hut, Mikhail Karikis, The Splicegirls, Oscillatorial Binnage, Semorphonic Orchestra, The Sunmaids, Leigh Landy, Vatican X-Ray Department, Snorchestra, Le Couteau Jaune and many more...




Sonic Arts Network presents ::: Expo Manchester ::: 23-26 June 2006

Apologies for X-Postings

Sonic Arts Network & University of Manchester present:


23 - 26 June 2006

Sonic Arts Network brings the Expo festival to Manchester for a weekend
packed with over twenty free events including concerts, installations,
performances, exhibitions, happenings, workshops, gigs, conferences and DJ
sets. Expo is the hub and playground of the UK