[ 12. Oktober 2016 ]

HULL, UK – Sound + Space: Sonic Art from HEARO (University of Hull, UK)

Von: Rob A Mackay

Datum: Wed, 12 Oct 2016

Betreff: [cec-c] Sound + Space: Sonic Art from HEARO (University of

Hull, UK)

Sound + Space: Sonic Art from HEARO’

Middleton Hall, University of Hull

3rd Nov, 5pm – 6pm

A concert of sonic art and live electronic music, showcasing the latest

work produced by composers in the Music Studios of the School of Arts at

the University of Hull. Works will be projected over our brand new

immersive sound system HEARO (Hull Electroacoustic Resonance Orchestra),

taking the audience on a 3D sonic journey through spaces imaginary and

real. The programme includes award winning work from Rob Mackay and Matt

Barnard, a new composition for augmented trombone by Tony Boorer, and an

acousmatic/electronic work from graduate turned film composer Ben Fowler.

There will also be the opportunity to experience audiovisual

installations in the foyer before and after the concert. Including

‚Vuelo de Las Monarcas/Flight of the Monarchs‘ from Rob Mackay, Rolando

Rodriguez and Jessica Rodriguez and sound works from Tariq Emam and Carl


11am-1pm: Sonic Arts workshop. Observers welcome!

The workshop will feature an indroduction to sound diffusion on the

HEARO system; a demo from PhD student Tony Boorer on his new interactive

system for tromobone; and a talk from Ben Fowler about his recent

experience of composing the music for the movie ‚DxM‘ starring Sam

Neill, with examples mixed in Dolby Atmos.

Pay what you can – donations gratefully received for the University of

Hull concert series

Enquiries: 01482 465998, FACE-events@hull.ac.uk


Hope to see some of you there!


Dr Robert Mackay

Senior Lecturer in Music

Music Postgraduate Coordinator

School of Arts, University of Hull

T: 01482 466212

E: R.A.Mackay@hull.ac.uk