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Clarinet and String Quartet.

Exhibition / Performance
Beeston, M., Bailey, M., Burrin, P., Mutter, C., & Dempster, K. (2006)
Clarinet and String Quartet. Performed at Edinburgh. 10 June 2006 - 10 June 2006
No abstract available.

Distant Voices

Other
Dempster, K. (2016)
Distant Voices
Distant Voices - A unique multi-disciplinary performance, in which live musicians in Edinburgh connect, via video-link technology, with dancers on stage in Liverpool and Flori...

Two Hearts Beating

Other
Dempster, K. (2017)
Two Hearts Beating
Grassmarket Community Project • Composition: Two Hearts Beating for soprano and guitar. • Performance 1: Grassmarket Community Project during Edinburgh Doors Open Day ...

A Night at Stobs

Exhibition / Performance
Schwan, A., Davie, I., Frayn, A., Martin, S., & Dempster, K. A Night at Stobs. [Music and Theatre Performance]. 18 June 2018 - 22 June 2018. (Unpublished)

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Schwan, A., Davie, I., Frayn, A., Martin, S., & Dempster, K. A Night at Stobs. [Music and Theatre Performance]. 18 June 2018 - 22 June 2018. (Unpublished
An evening of music and comedy, based on material found at Stobs Camp, a First World War internment camp in the Scottish Borders. Performances at Chalmers Church, Edinburgh (...

Seven fans for Alma Mahler.

Other
Dempster, K. (2002)
Seven fans for Alma Mahler
"Seven Fans for Alma Mahler" is based on the tumultuous love affair between Oskar Kokoschka and Gustav Mahler's widow, and on the seven beautiful fans he painted for her throu...

The Cold Dancer.

Other
Dempster, K. (2004)
The Cold Dancer
The work’s starting-point and source of inspiration is the poem, A Reel of Seven Fishermen by the Orcadian poet, George Mackay Brown and the music is structured closely around...

The Hold

Other
Dempster, K. (2014)
The Hold
The Hold – a site-specific, promenade performance, staged at the National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh, the result of a collaboration between Lung Ha’s Theat...

Six feet of blood.

Other
Dempster, K. (2005)
Six feet of blood
The work is based on the poem, 'So many make one' by Norman MacCaig. The poem expresses the development, as well as the passing, of the many different stages in our lives; and...

Six feet of blood.

Exhibition / Performance
Dempster, K. (2005)
Six feet of blood. 1 April 2005 - 1 April 2005

Peer Gynt.

Other
Dempster, K. (2004)
Peer Gynt

Date


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Integrating multistylistic influences in a portfolio of compositions

2008 - date
My research involves the integration of elements from a variety of musical styles, with special emphasis on jazz and classical style...
Fraser Burke | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster | Second Supervisor: Dr Katrina Burton

City narratives in music: creating musical works that reflect urban realities relating to Valletta

2013 - 2019
"The research explores elements of community, identity, and cultural realities. It explores the way of...
Alexander Vella Gregory | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster | Second Supervisor: Dr Katrina Burton

“Voice, and verse”: Exploring the salience of text in the communication of newly composed music

2013 - 2020
Stuart Mitchell | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster | Second Supervisor: Dr John Hails

The potentiality of play: The shifting design language of play-based learning

2015 - date
Ms Pankhuri Jain | Director of Studies: Dr Kirstie Jamieson | Second Supervisor: Mr Euan Winton

The making of a nation in Pre and Post Independent Indian poetry in English

2018 - date
Usha Kishore | Director of Studies: Dr Scott Lyall | Second Supervisor: Prof Bashabi Fraser

Poetry and symmetry as organizing forces in music

2006 - 2012
Aspects of poetry and symmetry are taken to represent the tension within the compositional process between spontaneous impulses and intuitive insights ...
Dr John Eccles | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster

Towards a notion of cultural soundscape as an informant to original music composition - with particular reference to that of the Maltese Islands

2004 - 2008
Veronique Zammit | Second Supervisor: Mr. Ken Dempster

An appreciation of Telemann's recorder music in relation to the development of modern techniques in this genre and the inclusion of programmatic and new-Baroque elements

2004 - 2008
Margery Gibb | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster

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