The Emergence of the Interpreter in the Preparation and Performance of Unity Capsule for Solo Flute by Brian Ferneyhough

Richard Craig

My paper will attend to the emergence of the interpreter and the repositioning of the contemporary music score from a Deleuzian viewpoint. The manuscript of Unity Capsule is a highly detailed and labyrinthine one that embodies both resistance and provocation for the performer. In my paper I will explain the processes I embarked upon to learn Unity Capsule and adopt the Deleuzian...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 11, 2015
venue: Orpheus Institute, Concert Hall
format: in words
practice: music and sound
keywords: Brian Ferneyhough, emergence, flute, Gilles Deleuze from A to Z, notation

From Painting to Sound: Musical Reflections on Deleuze’s Francis Bacon: The Logic of Sensation

Miguelángel Clerc Parada

In Francis Bacon: The Logic of Sensation, Deleuze becomes the philosophical voice of Bacon’s paintings. The book’s main arguments are developed in relation to Bacon’s thoughts and from Deleuze’s sensations and visual reflections on the paintings. Bacon resonates through Deleuze’s words; both the painter and the philosopher intermingle in the perception of the paintings and on th...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 9, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Kraakhuis
format: in words
practice: music and sound
keywords: de/re-territorialisation, figure, Francis Bacon: The Logic of Sensation, Jean-Luc Nancy

The Pleats of Matter / The Matter of Pleats

Aaron Cassidy, Diego Castro Magas

This presentation comprises two intertwined components—“The Pleats of Matter” and “The Matter of Pleats”—as the perspectives from both composer and performer, respectively, on the Deleuzian concept of the fold as exemplified through the case study of Aaron Cassidy’s The Pleats of Matter for solo electric guitar and electronics. The composition The Pleats of Matter...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 10, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Auditorium
format: performed
practice: music and sound
keywords: guitar, stratum, The Fold

When Cinema Stills

Carlos Candela

Cinema and photography are forms of figurative expression based on time. Cinema’s root is the register of movement and duration; the capture of an instant and its continuity in time is the founding principle of photography. When the constituent elements of cinema and photography are placed in contact, the capacity of a film image is revealed as a form that shows us time in its foundation. We wa...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 9, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: image
keywords: Agnès Varda, crystal-image, film, José Luis Guerín, photography, time-image, Wim Wenders