atmospheres

  15 Dec 7.30pm  Music Workshop, Sydney Conservatorium of Music

  Halcyon and austraLYSIS in association with New Music Network

 

 

 

 

 

Renowned for its stunning performances of contemporary vocal chamber music, Halcyon enters the world of electronic music with atmospheres, a sound adventure spanning almost three decades of musical experimentation. In this special collaboration, electro-acoustic experts Roger Dean and Greg White of austraLYSIS transform the pure voices of Halcyon, enhancing the human voice beyond its natural capabilities into intriguing new sound territories.

 

Program

David Adamcyk  Avant la larme... (2006) [AP]
Trevor Wishart  Vox 2 (1982-84)
Kasia Glowicka Luminescence (2009) [AP]
Kaija Saariaho  Nuits, Adieux (1991/1996)
Roger Dean Toy Language 2 (2010) [WP]

[AP] Australian Premiere  [WP] World Premiere

 

Artists

HALCYON
Alison Morgan soprano   Jenny Duck-Chong mezzo soprano  Jo Burton  mezzo soprano Andrei Laptev tenor  Clive Birch*  bass  James Nightingale  saxophone  Zubin Kanga  piano

 

austraLYSIS
Roger Dean and Greg White

 

* Clive appears courtesy of The Song Company

 


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