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Dance and Polarity
Published 4 August 2017 by JT

Another end of the week, I've just noticed I've been doing this blog for 7 years , wow.
I'm working on a piece for non classical at the moment, it a movement of a concerto , a Scherzo. I'm working with tones and chasing beats. It's an incredible privilege to be working with an orchestra. Jessica Cottis is the conductor.I've followed Jessica's work for a long time so I'm very excited about this performance and new work.

The work is a very light work, a dance with rigid edges and chased broken beats, I'm building a lexicon of sound combinations for the orchestra with the drum machine which is really exciting and I am working with a 808 drum machine There are 4 other composers working on the concerto, so it should be quite an experience when the work gets performed.
The image above is called Scherzo, I did a study on the sound of the word in colours and shapes.
Bye for now ,

My love affair with light
Published 28 August 2017 by JT

So it has been an incredible month, I've worked hard seen and heard extraordinary things.

My blue trainers have collapsed which is always a good sign.
There is something about August which allows light to seep through your skin like no other month,and my skin needs light, lots of it, light like no other , bright abundant hot light,opportunist light, dreamers light.

I have got 2 exhibitions coming up in October and at the moment I am finishing everything for them. Feels good to be going in to September with open mind.My
More music next week, jo

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