Velocimixer Highlights

•March 13, 2014 • Comments Off

I’m in the process of editing together some video highlights of people interacting with the Velocimixer installation at the MCA. Here’s what I’ve got so far:

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Electrofringe TINA 2013 Highlights

•March 11, 2014 • Comments Off

 

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A video of the Electrofringe TINA 2013 Showcase and Closing Party were recently released on Vimeo. It’s offers a great rundown of all the performances, installations and workshops that took place. Big thanks to the event’s Co-producers, Roslyn Helper and Peter Fitzgibbon for putting it all together.

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New track

•March 11, 2014 • Comments Off

A remix of the Deprogram track, Beam, inspired by improvisations with the Velocimixer installation, is up on Bandcamp now. You can download a full-quality wave file here.

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Velocimixer

•February 26, 2014 • Comments Off

MCA_artbar

We will be setting up an interactive space on Friday 28 February at MCA Art Bar. Groups of visitors can collectively control a virtual audio mixer with the speed of their movements.

The event brings together artists, technicians, composers and performers around the theme of self-made instruments. Tickets and more information are available on the MCA site here.

Work in Progress

•February 6, 2014 • Comments Off

I’ve been recording some of my gestural effects manipulations. It’s challenging to control the ‘liveness’ of the effects and keep a consistent volume, but some interesting results have been coming out.

Here’s an experiment in cross-rhythms inspired by  spontaneous  body impulses. I decided to work with a stripped down version of Concentric Motion. Using an audio file rather than vocal or instrumental input allowed me to focus on what could come out of the movements rather than on improvising as well. The image is the product of a video collaboration with J D Young.

http://soundcloud.com/deprogram/concentric-motion-experiment

Diffuse: Spring 2013

•October 23, 2013 • Comments Off

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Diffuse Concert: Spring 2013

Thursday October 24 – 6:30 pm

Bon Marche Studio 755 Harris Street, Ultimo, University of Technology, Sydney

Back from TINA

•October 8, 2013 • Comments Off

Thanks to the organisers of Electrofringe and all who attended. We performed for the first time with a handmade scrim, so the visual feedback for the gestural instruments could be integrated into the projections. I was able to process video sources kindly provided by J D Young, who unfortunately  couldn’t make it to the show. We look forward to trying the new setup with everyone present soon.

The Electrofringe event page has posted photos of the event here.

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Electrofringe Showcase Program Released

•September 30, 2013 • Comments Off

Electrofringe will be presenting two major performance events as part of This Is Not Art (TINA) in Newcastle from 3-6 October. The first is the showcase on Sunday 6 October, which Deprogram will be playing at from 12:50pm. Later there will be a closing night party from 6pm onwards. The full schedule is now available here.

 

Cross - source material: J D Young

Electrofringe 2013

•September 12, 2013 • Comments Off

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•July 16, 2013 • Comments Off

Deprogram show - El Rocco

We’ll be performing with Futureman during his month-long residency at El Rocco next Wednesday.