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New podcast: Interview with John Chowning, the inventor of FM synthesis

New podcast: Interview with John Chowning, the inventor of FM synthesis

New podcast: Interview with John Chowning, the inventor of FM synthesis: the technique that revolutionized the world of synthesizers and the sound of electronic music in the eighties.  Enlace: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/sonia/john-chowning-/capsula As a man of many, interconnected facets, John Chowning has played a leading role in several chapters of the history of electronic music. As a composer, ... Read More »

New podcast: PROBES #13.2: Chris Cutler digs into new sounds with long-forgotten instruments.

New podcast: PROBES #13.2: Chris Cutler digs into new sounds with long-forgotten instruments.

New podcast: PROBES #13.2: Chris Cutler digs into new sounds with long-forgotten instruments. Featuring Nissim Schaul, Arvo Pärt, Phil Legard, Ryōhei Hirose, Bülent Arel, George Crumb and more! Link: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/curatorial/probes13-2-chris-cutler/capsula Playlist+info: http://rwm.macba.cat/uploads/20150729/Probes13_2_eng.pdf The PROBES Auxiliaries collect materials related to eac... Read More »

New podcast: Roc Jiménez de Cisneros

New podcast: Roc Jiménez de Cisneros

New podcast: Roc Jiménez de Cisneros talks about EVOL’s very free deconstruction and reinterpretation of György Ligeti’s ‘Continuum’ and Hanne Darboven’s ‘Opus 17a’ Link: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/sonia/evol/capsula The name of EVOL comes from the Catalan word for Sambucus Ebulus, a herbaceous species of elder with a characteristic foetid smell. Under this mon... Read More »

New podcast: INTERRUPTIONS #19. The possibility of drumming, by Morten J. Olsen

New podcast: INTERRUPTIONS #19. The possibility of drumming, by Morten J. Olsen

One can easily compile a list of tags to describe a mix, but the real question is whether the list comes after the mix, or whether all those items in the list were already in the author’s practise/background to begin with. Or maybe it’s a bit of both? Innate music, innate rhythms, universal grammar, YouTube-anthropology, vestigiality, rudiments, Swiss mercenaries, acid techno and other element... Read More »

New podcast: PROBES #12.2, by Chris Cultler. Harpsichords boldly go  N

New podcast: PROBES #12.2, by Chris Cultler. Harpsichords boldly go N

  Link    The PROBES Auxiliaries collect materials related to each episode that try to give a broader – and more immediate – impression of the field. They are a scan, not a deep listening vehicle; an indication of what further investigation might uncover and, for that reason, most are edited snapshots of longer pieces. We have tried to light the corners as well as the central arena, a... Read More »

Quim Pujol on performance

New podcast: In Objecthood #3, anthropologist Martin Holbraad and artist and curator Quim Pujol discuss monsters, otherness, hybrids, agency and fetish.

New podcast: In Objecthood #3, anthropologist Martin Holbraad and artist and curator Quim Pujol discuss monsters, otherness, hybrids, agency and fetish. Link: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/specials/objecthood3-martin-holbraad-quim-pujol/capsula Curated by Roc Jiménez de Cisneros This podcast is about objects, but more importantly, it is about some of the recent theories that offer new conceptualisat... Read More »

New podcast: Deleted scenes from our interview with curator and researcher Kristine Khouri

New podcast: Deleted scenes from our interview with curator and researcher Kristine Khouri

New podcast: Deleted scenes from our interview with curator and researcher Kristine Khouri   We dig up some unreleased fragments of ://rwm.macba.cat/en/sonia/sonia-kristine-khouri” target=”_blank”>the interview with Kristine Khouri that we were unable to include the first time around.   Link:  http://rwm.macba.cat/en/extra/kristine-khouri-deleted-scenes/capsula Timel... Read More »

New podcast: PROBES #11.2 listens to voices, mostly in groups, doing extraordinary things

New podcast: PROBES #11.2 listens to voices, mostly in groups, doing extraordinary things

New podcast: PROBES #11.2 listens to voices, mostly in groups, doing extraordinary things. Curated by Chris Cutler. Featuring Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Orchestra Strike, The Residents, The Beach Boys, Mauricio Kagel, Ernst Jandl… The PROBES Auxiliaries collect materials related to each episode that try to give a broader – and more immediate – impression of the field. They are a ... Read More »

New podcast: Interview with Beirut based curator Rasha Salti

New podcast: Interview with Beirut based curator Rasha Salti

Rasha Salti talks about the methodology of unearthing images that she uses in her research, and about some of its repercussions. Her postcolonial analysis of artistic production in modernism favours new narratives about the former East and West. It also favours the reinterpretation of certain key dates for the creation, on both sides, of the dialectics of alterity and for the emergence of underlyi... Read More »

Complete series: COMPOSING WITH PROCESS: PERSPECTIVES ON GENERATIVE AND SYSTEMS MUSIC, by Mark Fell and Joe Gilmore

Complete series: COMPOSING WITH PROCESS: PERSPECTIVES ON GENERATIVE AND SYSTEMS MUSIC, by Mark Fell and Joe Gilmore

COMPOSING WITH PROCESS is a podcast series, curated by Mark Fell and Joe Gilmore and commissioned by Radio Web MACBA, exploring generative approaches to composition and performance primarily in the context of experimental technologies and music practices of the latter part of the 20th Century. Below we compiled all the episodes and information: COMPOSING WITH PROCESS: PERSPECTIVES ON GENERATIVE... Read More »

New podcast: interview with israeli artist Sigalit Landau

New podcast: interview with israeli artist Sigalit Landau

New podcast: Sigalit Landau talks about her work and about the methodology she uses to develop her personal vision of the world. She also discusses the inherent contradictions and connections between biography, territory and politics in her work, and analyses the role of art as the language that can account for this convergence. Link: http://rwm.macba.cat/en/sonia/sigalit-landau/capsula Sigalit ... Read More »

Ràdio Web MACBA’s most listened podcasts 2014

Ràdio Web MACBA’s most listened podcasts 2014

Ràdio Web MACBA’s most listened podcasts 2014 1- MEMORABILIA. COLLECTING SOUNDS WITH…. Andy Votel Part I. Produced by Matias Rossi Over the past twenty years, Andy Votel has travelled far and wide in a quest to buy as many records as he could. His main motivation is to listen to music, and the only way to get the music he likes is generally to buy and collect it. Link: http://rwm.macb... Read More »