Music Project Group
Music, video, dance from Dublin & Bucharest
Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin
8 June 2013
Philip Conaughton performing Cătălin Creţu and Mihaela Kavdanska's Inner Dust (dance, interactive audio and video), photo: Mihai Cucu.
An inter-media collaboration with works by three Irish and three Romanian composers integrating acoustic music, live electronic music, interactive video and dance. Performers: Ana Chifu (flute), Maria Chifu (bassoon), Michael Quinn (harpsichord), Philip Connaughton (dance), Fergal Dowling (sound projection), Pairas Hoban (live electronics), Mihai Cucu (video projection), Cătălin Creţu (live video). Supported by the Arts Council and Ireland's Presidency of the Council of the European Union Cultural Programme.
Jonathan Nangle, *untitled (after Dan Flavin) (tape and computer-controlled lights)
Cătălin Creţu & Mihaela Kavdanska, Inner Dust (dance, interactive audio and video)
Piaras Hoban, *magic birth / magia figura (harpsichord and live electronics)
Sabina Ulubeanu, *...of tears and dewdrops Passacaglia (hpd, flute, bassoon, electronics)
Fergal Dowling, *Imitation of Christ (flute, bassoon and computer)
Diana Rotaru, Ani-motions (flute, bassoon, tape, dance, video)
*Dublin Sound Lab commission.
untitled (after Dan Flavin) by Jonathan Nangle
Soundtrack and Eight Computer Controlled Lights (2013) ‘untitled (after Dan Flavin)’ draws influence from the American visual artist Dan Flavin, who was famous for creating sculptural light installations arranged in geometric patterns using a limited colour palette and commercially available fluorescent light fixtures. Commissioned by Dublin SoundLab.Diana Rotaru's Animotions, photo, Mihai Cucu Philip Connaughton rehearsing Diana Rotaru's, Ani-motions (flute, bassoon, tape, dance, video) Philip Connaughton rehearsing Cătălin Creţu & Mihaela Kavdanska's, Inner Dust (dance, interactive audio and video) Sabina Ulubeanu's, *...of tears and dewdrops Passacaglia (hpd, flute, bassoon, electronics)