Guerney, T., Langridge, P., Owen-Norris, D. & Layfield, M. (2007). Songs from the pleasure garden
Philip Langridge is joined by a fine cast of musicians for this recording of songs from the Georgian era, centred around the rural paradises in and around London, the Pleasure...
Beeston, M., Bailey, M., Burrin, P. & Mutter, C. (2007). The cold dancer
Dempster's 2005 quartet, his fourth, is entitled The Cold Dancer, and is immediately compelling through its savage attacks with scrunchy chords, searing melodic lines and seet...
Harris, M. (2004). An Edinburgh celebration.
Burrin, P., Bailey, M., Beeston, M. & Stanzeleit, S. (2002). Kenneth Leighton, Quartets 1 & 2, Seven Variations for String Quartet op. 43
Edinburgh Quartet play the quartet works of the highly respected Kenneth Leighton.
"Their infinite ability to sustain and constantly to change colour make them a perfect vehic...
Ferguson, P. (2002). Castle: By Fire and Sword.
Burrin, P., Bailey, M., Beaston, M. & Stanzeleit, S. (2001). Scottish string quartets
Landmark recording bringing together the works of four Scottish composers, Kelly (Kellie), Mackenzie, McEwan, and Wilson, representing the Classical, Romantic, and Impressioni...
Borland, D. The Singer's Psyche: a psychological approach to vocal performance training. (Thesis)
Davidson, L. Towards a fusion of western classical/contemporary and traditional Scots bagpipe composition techniques: "Manntaireachd". (Thesis)
The body of research that this document accompanies and which forms a folio
of compositions has sought to develop a new type of music utilising elements
from both the western ...
Zammit, V. Towards a notion of cultural soundscape as aninformant to original music composition - withparticular reference to that of the Maltese Islands. (Thesis)
In this folio of compositions, which includes orchestral, chamber, electroacoustic
and solo pieces, an attempt was made to capture some aspects that constitute
the Maltese cul...
Eccles, J. Poetry and symmetry as organizing forces in music. (Thesis)
Aspects of poetry and symmetry are taken to represent the tension within the
compositional process between spontaneous impulses and intuitive insights
on the one hand, and mor...
Moir, Z. (2018, June). Music From The Mundane: Found Sounds and Popular Music Composition. Paper presented at Association of Popular Music Education Annual Conference, Tennessee, USA
No abstract available.
Moir, Z. (2018, June). Towards a Critical Consideration of Higher Popular Music Education: 5 Questions and some proposed answers. Paper presented at Association of Popular Music Education Annual Conference, Tennessee, USA
Harkins, P. & Brøvig-Hanssen, R. (2010, December). The Strange Delights of ‘The Whipped Cream Mixes’: The Aesthetics, Humour and Tradition of Mash-ups. Paper presented at Art of Record Production (ARP), Leeds Metropolitan University
Harkins, P. (2007, October). Todd Edwards & the microsample: speed & spirituality in UK Garage. Paper presented at Mediation, Movement and Microrhythm in Groove-Based Music Workshop, University of Oslo, Norway
My paper will examine the role of New Jersey producer Todd Edwards within the development of UK Garage by focussing on his use of microsamples which Simon Reynolds describes a...
Artt, S. The future sound of retro: Daft Punk, Tron: Legacy and the sound of science fiction.. Paper presented at Sonic Futures: soundscapes and the languages of screen media, King's College London/Birkbeck. (Unpublished)