131101, 11:00-17:00 Biblioteket, Ängelholm, Sweden
At the city library, amidst normal visitors reading books and studying, musicians are playing intense music, but nothing is heard! However, if you wear headphones available at the site or go to a temporary web adress the mystery is revealed. You may even become part of the silent concert even if you are not aware, with microphones and sensors put out in the library.
Jag ville vara en annan, a new piece on lyrics by Per Lagerkvist for Essens:1 and choir is performed in a program with arrangements by Klaverdal of several other classical and popular tunes. Read more here.
120821-120825 The Fringe, Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Misrau Ca is premièred in the UK by the duo Essens:1 (Ian Peaston and Per Johansson). The piece is composed for electric violin and amplified clarinet with computers and was commissioned by Essens:1 and the Swedish Arts Grants Council during 2011. During the festival it will be performed five nights in a row.
120318, 1215, Helsingborg Concert Hall, Helsingborg, Sweden
Misrau Ca is premièred by the duo Essens:1 (Ian Peaston and Per Johansson). The piece is composed for electric violin and amplified clarinet with computers and was commissioned by Essens:1 and the Swedish Arts Grants Council during 2011.
110720, Mariakyrkan, Båstad, Sweden
110727, St Anna Kyrka, Helsingborg, Sweden
(First) performances of Vlaia for electric violin and computer, commissioned by Elucian aka Ian Peaston. The piece was composed and rehearsed on Twitter and Tumblr and the process can still be viewed on Elucians page.
The violinist Ian Peaston or @elucian is rehearsing my new composition (composed to him) Vlaia – a decomposition or remix on a Bach solo partita live on Twitter! You can follow the process partly on twitter but also in detail on his tumblr page