University of Stellenbosch Conservatory presents:
21st Century Music Topics
A programme of piano miniatures played by Michael Blake
Listen to a ‘live’ recording of To Pulse 1
A performance of the collaborative piece Syzygy at the Baxter Theatre, CapeTown, on 17 November 2013. The work formed part of the 3rd Crossings residency, choreography by Christina Towle, lighting design by Nkululeko Sibanda and music by Pierre-Henri Wicomb.
A performance of the piece And So Began by ensemble L’Instant Donne on the 17th of October in Nogent and the 19th of October during the Paris Festival 2013 at the Paris National Opera House, Bastille Theatre.
Listen to a ‘live’ recording of the performance here.
Potage du Jour tour in South Africa 2013
|The trio, whose eclectic sound fuses classical music, jazz, salsa and live-electronics, will perform in Stellenbosch, Johannesburg, Maputo and Cape Town from 27 September to 6 October in a series of concerts. The repertoire will showcase works by South African composers including Pierre-Henri Wicomb’s A[we]-struc[k]-ture and Sing You! la-re-ti.
A performance of the piece A[we]-struc[k]-ture at the Avignon Festival in July 2013.
Photo by Richard Kapp.
First performance of the piece, Eavesdrop, for piano and soundtrack by Petra Ronner in Winterthur, Switzerland. Listen to a ‘live’ recording of the piece here.
The performance will be repeated on Swiss Radio on the 5th of June 2013.
The CD Concert To is released under the label Peer Music Records and available through contacting Pierre-Henri Wicomb @ +27(0)846236175 or [email protected]
or downloading it from the Laudanum Productions website.
The First half of Concert To performed at the Cape Town train Station during the Infecting the City Festival. The first few pieces are by Michael Blake, Theo Herbst, Brydon Bolton, Cobi van Tonder and Pierre-Henri Wicomb.