Matteo Milani

Nueue Musik In Milan. The Rai’s Institute Of Phonology Memory

After more than fifty years from the birth of analog magnetic bands music recording, on the 17th of September 2008 at the Castello Sforzesco Museum of Music Instruments in Milan, a new space dedicated to Rai - Institute of Musical Phonology was inaugurated, musical instrument of the XXth Century, extension of human thought. Such event was made possible thank to International Music festival MITO, in collaboration with the Civic Museum of Musical Instruments, TV Production Centre and Direzione Radio RAI.... READ MORE...

Christian Zanesi, The Act Of Listening

Christian Zanesi is a French composer and the person responsible for the production of radio programs for France Musique and French Culture at the GRM (Groupe de Recherches Musicales) in Paris, an institution that last year celebrated the 50th anniversary and that is throughly integrated in the much bigger INA ( Institut National de l'Audiovisuel).... READ MORE...

Peter Chilvers: Visual And Tactical Music

Generative music is a term coined by Brian Eno years ago to describe music generated by a system, that is ever changing and varied, and that follows some rules. Ambient music - whose founding father is Eno - is music created to fill a given space, that can either be listened to carefully or as easily ignored.... READ MORE...

Walking In The City With Christina Kubisch

Christina Kubisch, one of the most important sound artists on the European scene, began to work in 2003 on a project calleD Electrical Walks This project uses custom-built headphones which transduce electromagnetic fields into audio signals, through an interaction between force fields which allow the audience to listen to a concert of ambient sounds in public spaces specifically projected.... READ MORE...

Imaging Sounds Of Natasha Barrett

Natasha Barrett (1972) works fore-mostly with composition and creative uses of sound. Her output spans concert composition through to sound-art, large sound-architectural installations, collaboration with experimental designers and scientists, acousmatic performance interpretation and more recently live electroacoustic improvisation.... READ MORE...

Valerio Adami And The Pictorial Sound

Valerio Adami (17 March 1935) was born in Bologna, but he was in Milan during the war. He initially drew ruins: houses devastated by bombs. Felice Carena's studio, then the meeting with Oskar Kokoschka in Venice and later the Brera Academy with Achille Funi marked his education route.... READ MORE...

Brian Eno: Synthesist

On Monday 16 February, Brian Eno has inaugurated the 258 th year of the Venice Academy of Fine Arts on the island San Servolo , where the principal courses of the school ¬ŹNew technologies for the arts' are transferred.... READ MORE...

Trevor Wishart: Chemistry Of Sound

Trevor Wishart, born 1946 in Leeds, is a composer and performer who developed (not only) sound transformation tools in his Sound Loom - Composers' Desktop Project software package. He's the author of the worldwide-known books 'On Sonic Art' and 'Audible Design', where he shares his extensive research on extended human voice and computer music techniques for sound morphing. He is currently 'Arts Council Composer Fellow' in the Department of Music at Durham University, England.... READ MORE...