Just stumbled on this blog post about “Interesting Decisions” and “Plurality Spring.” Game Art: Simon Hutchinson’s Interesting Decisions (2016) Interesting Decisions (2016) is a “neon-packed walking-simulator,” and it is meant as an interactive commentary on the “homogenizing effects of technology” and “the new trends of video-game voyeurism” (Source). In 2016, Hutchinson performed the game live […]
Thursday, October 12th Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology Kjelsåsveien 143, 0491 Oslo, Norway more information We will be presenting the revised version of our digital game piece, Plurality Spring, at the Kyma International Sound Symposium in Oslo this October.
The Rosetta Ensemble has posted a new recording of my Three Tohoku Songs, a set of three reimaginings of folk songs of Northern Japan for guitar and piano left hand. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/320876520″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Enjoy! The score is available for purchase through edition les pois: Japanese (800 yen)
Friday, May 26th MUNCYT (Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología) Plaza del Museo Nacional, 1, 15011 La Coruña, Spain More information Paul Turowski will present and perform our digital game piece, Plurality Spring at the Third International Conference on Technologies for Music Notation and Representation.
In order not to bury the lead, let me start by saying, Plurality Spring, a new game piece by me and Paul Turowski, is available for free download: In the game, players use acoustic musical performance (via the computer’s microphone) to control robots exploring an orb in deep space. This idea of a “game piece,” […]
Sunday, March 19th Mita Hall – Toyonaka, Osaka, JAPAN 561-0832 大阪府豊中市庄内西町2-22-8 Tickets: 3000円, 2000円 Students Advance Tickets: 2500円, 1500円 Students facebook event page (Japanese only) Kosuke Hashizume and Midori Kubota will perform my guitar and left-hand piano duo Three Tohoku Songs, based on folk songs of Northern Japan, now available through the Les Pois Music office.
Friday, March 24 Victoria Gallery & Museum Ashton Street Liverpool, United Kingdom Free Admission Reserve a Ticket Paul Turowski and I will premiere our longtime collaborative game composition, Plurality Spring, alongside Joost van Dongen’s Cello Fortress and other musical game works. The Concert: Drawing upon the interactive quality of video games, digital game pieces feature […]
Some time in the near future, I need to write a blog post explaining all of this work that I’ve been doing recently with digital games. For now, though, I participated in the 48-hour game jam/competition, Ludum Dare (as I did a few month ago), and this was my entry: Enjoy!
Saturday, November 12 N.E.W. Expressive Works 810 SE Belmont Street Portland, OR Get Tickets Bassist Milo Fultz will premiere my 2016 piece “Planned Obsolescence (No. 3)” for Bass and hacked video-game hardware in a concert of contemporary solo works performed by the inimitable Sounds of Late.