Author: al3xm3nzi3s

OWM Vol.II Release

New album of music inspired by various musical traditions and ideas. There’s no doubt that the period of musical creativity at the end of the 1960s has also fed in there.     Tape only at present.

EEG Music Research

My current fellowship with NHS Lothian and the new Department of Clinical Neuroscience (DCN) is now nearing the practical stage. It is concerned with investigating ways that sound and music can be utilised in the healthcare environment. As part of…

Short Film Score

Recent commission to score the 1908 silent film ‘St Kilda, It’s People And Birds’, to be performed as part of the Edinburgh Film Festival. The premiere was at the unique Flowave facility in Edinburgh University, the world’s second largest wave…

OWM Vol.1 Release

For the last few years I have been working increasingly away from the dancefloor under my own name, and soaking up more varied influences. Other World Music will be a series of albums reflecting my explorations in these new fields,…

NHS Lothian Music Fellowship

I am happy to announce that I have just been awarded this Fellowship, alongside Florence To, as part of NHS Lothian’s redevelopment of the Department of Clinical Neuroscience in Edinburgh. The Fellowship will be in effect all year, exploring the boundaries between sonics,…

Nordoff-Robbins & SSE Commission

Recently commissioned by SSE and music therapy charity Nordoff-Robbins, ‘Seven Rare Deems’ is a piece created from recordings of music therapy sessions at Aberdeen’s Alzheimer Scotland Centre. It incorporates voice, piano, kalimba, chimes and xylophone played by the six women in…

Scottish Ballet Teaser

The new season teaser for Scottish Ballet has been released, filmed by Eve McConnachie, who shot the beautiful Sophie Laplane piece ‘Maze”. It features another unreleased piece of music of mine.