Icebloom in Graz

This morning, Stockholm’s Curious Chamber Players will read my mini­ature Icebloom, a piano trio with music box drawing on Schubert’s Winterreise, as part of the Impuls Academy in Graz, Austria. While here, I am also en­joying lec­tures on and per­form­ances of new music, meeting plenty of fellow com­posers and per­formers, and taking les­sons with Georges Aperghis, Chaya Czernowin and Georg Friedrich Haas. I am grateful for the schol­ar­ship from Fondation Royaumont which is en­abling this trip.

Update, 9/3: Here’s an ex­tract of Icebloom re­corded in the reading ses­sion last month:

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