Live interview with Fay Victor and Jochem van Dijk, who receieved a joint commission for this year's TriCentric Festival. They diccuss how their collaboration and co-writing has evolved over many years of music-making and marriage, and the formative influences that have shaped the writing on the most recent album from the Fay Victor Ensemble, Absinthe & Vermouth (2013). Their new commission, Neighborhood Dynamics, is an hour long exploration of gentrification in Bed-Stuy. It will premiere at Roulette on April 12, with an expanded version of Fay's unit:
Arne Nordheim (1931-2010), Norwegian composer of electroacoustic music, paid frequent visits to Warsaw between 1967 to 1972 where he painted various soundscapes and participated in the local new/electronic music scene.The Onkyō-Kei is a Japanese new music movement whose name means (sound and echo). We sample here works by Toshimaru Nakamura (working with American musician Jason Kahn) and Otomo Yoshihide.