Upcoming Events (2018):
Oscillations & Modulations is a two–day festival of synthesisers and electronic music, taking place 20th–21st March 2018, hosted by Ulster University, Magee campus in collaboration with various venues throughout the city of Derry.
Recent Events (2017):
New multichannel audio piece Tracing Beijing premiered at Sounding out the Space (Dublin Institute of Technology, 4th November).
Inclusive Creativity: Digital Practices symposium (Hearts of STEM 2017), May 31st at Ulster University, Magee in association with Walled City Music Festival.
Paper (with R. Graham, W. Brent, C. Manzione) accepted for NIME 2017 in Copenhagen (Aalborg University), May 15th-18th.
Currently working on radio play Home with AnNua Productions.
I’m also on the advisory committee for Sounding out the Space (Dublin Institute of Technology, 2nd – 4th November).
Recent Events (2017):
Staging Sonic Spaces (event), March 7th-9th, Ulster University, Magee, Derry, in association with Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin, Spatial Music Collective, Hearts of STEM, supported by the Garfield Weston Trust.
Borders of the Past (2016) at 220 Volta, Imbolc International Music Festival, the Glassworks, Cultúrlann, Derry, Jan 31st, 8 pm – late.
Conduit (2009) at Works from the Irish Spatial Music Collective, Spectrum, NYC (121 Ludlow Street, Lower East Side) curated by Linda Buckley, Jan 13th, 7 pm – late.
Recent Events (2016):
I was involved with the organisation of three conference/festival events at Ulster University this year.
October 31st: International Workshop on Digital Empathy
September 7th – 9th: ISSTA 2016 International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Feb 24th – 26th: [HE]Arts of STEM, Belfast and Derry/Londonderry
Recent Events (2015):
I was on research sabbatical in Beijing for the first half of 2015, part of which involved collecting audiovisual materials for new creative works.
I have also recently been working on the soundtrack for Home, a theatre production based on immigrant/emigrant experiences and identities, performed in Liverpool at the Jo Makin Theatre (Liverpool John Moores University) June 18-20 and in Derry/Londonderry at the Waterside Theatre (July 2–4). Further information and reviews can be found here: http://annuaproductions.com
Fissile Materials (2008, electroacoustic), presented at the Stables, Ebrington, Derry, 24th April 2014, and the Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast, 26th April, in a concert by Rarescale alongside Adam and Mark Melvin’s Fulgurite Chamber
Four Derry Soundscapes: 4 miniature embedded pieces: as part of Paul Devlin’s Austins Project, Derry City of Culture, December 6th, 2013 | An 18th Century Requiem (in a 19th Century Container) for 20th Century Derry in the 21st Century: composition for installation as part of Paul Devlin’s Austins Project, Derry City of Culture, December 5th/6th, 2013
Ripples of Inertia Bells (electroacoustic/radiophonic composition for binaural stereo), commissioned by Resonance FM/Resonance@Void, broadcast November 8th 2013