Great responses to TEDx Aldeburgh

Production Advice posted this great write-up: TEDx Aldeburgh - a rough guide. The post was written by Ian Shepherd, the founder of Production Advice, a professional producer and senior mastering engineer at leading independent mastering facility SRT (Sound Recording Technology), based just outside Cambridge in the UK. The blog covers the entire event, which included talks by such …

Spheres and Splinters – new work by Tod Machover

Spheres and Splinters (2010) by Tod Machover Commissioned by Faster Than Sound for Aldeburgh Music Premiered 2010 November 12 (Britten Studio, Snape, U.K.); November 13 (Kings Place, London, U.K.) Peter Gregson, Hypercello UnitedVisualArtists, interactive visuals Ben Bloomberg, ambisonic and audio technology Peter Torpey (MIT Media Lab), interactive music software Spheres and Splinters is a new …

Tod Machover in Aldeburgh, England, Nov 4-12, 2010

Tod Machover is spending the next week and a half in the Aldeburgh, a small English seaside town noted for its association with Benjamin Britten and year-round music events. Tod will be leading the New Music New Media course for emerging professional composers and musicians. Working with Peter Gregson, Ben Bloomberg and United Visual Artists, …

Interview with Tod Machover 3: From the Libretto to Monaco

This is the third of the three-part interview with Tod Machover discussing the history of Death and the Powers. Here, Tod talks about how the project evolved from the first draft of the libretto to today's full-scale production, from about 2004 to 2010. This is probably my favorite interview I've filmed to date - you …

Interview with Tod Machover 1: The Idea Behind Death and the Powers

Tod and I got together during an extremely rare moment of down time to shoot this interview a few days ago, right inside the beautiful Opéra de Monte-Carlo, or Monte Carlo Opera House. We had so much to talk about that I decided to cut up his interview into a few installments, starting with how …