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Ideologic

Stephen O’Malley

Georg Friedrich Haas "In Vain" for 24 instruments (2000)

Posted: Mar 5, 2015

For listening to music, melodic lines, well-tempered pitch rasters and the metric measure Akzentstufentakt are comparable, for walking a staircase, to banisters, handrails, and usual size and placement of steps. The standard staircase relieves you from thinking about your walking movements; in music, the usual proportions of pitches and tempi are not calculated for the purpose of drawing the listener’s attention to their peculiarity. The regular pulse and the twelve-tone division of the piano...

Georg Friedrich Haas "Limited Approximations" or 6 micro-tonally tuned pianos and orchestra (2010)

Posted: Mar 5, 2015

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Limited Approximations, for 6 micro-tonally tuned pianos and orchestra (2010)

Akiko Okabe, Pi-Hsien Chen, Christoph Grund, Florian Hoelscher, Julia Vogelsänger & Sven Thomas Kiebler, piano

SWR-Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Sylvain Cambreling

The twelfth-tone interval is so small that it is no longer heard as an interval, but rather as the shading of a single note. A single tone played by a romantic orchestra has a wider frequency. The aural effect of a scale in twelfth-tone interval...

V/A Hans Trapp 7" inc. Stephen O'Malley / EVOL / M.E.S.H. / NHKyx / Slugbug

Posted: Mar 5, 2015

V/A Hans Trapp 7" inc. Stephen O'Malley / EVOL / M.E.S.H. / NHKyx / Slugbug
V/A Hans Trapp 7" inc. Stephen O'Malley / EVOL / M.E.S.H. / NHKyx / Slugbug
V/A Hans Trapp 7" inc. Stephen O'Malley / EVOL / M.E.S.H. / NHKyx / Slugbug
V/A Hans Trapp 7" inc. Stephen O'Malley / EVOL / M.E.S.H. / NHKyx / Slugbug

https://bleep.com/release/57523-various-artists-inc-stephen-omalley-evol-mesh-nhkyx-slugbug-stellar-om-source-hans-trapp

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HANS TRAPP

Le Petit Mignon
LPM10
February 2015

One of the most unique releases we have seen for sometime; forty one artists across two sides of a 7" single, each composing 15 seconds of music taking in everything from grindcore, noise, disco, ambient, acid & experimental. This beautifully packaged release is a collaboration between Le Petit Mignon and B...

Stephen O'MALLEY March 2015 biography/discography

Posted: Mar 5, 2015

Stephen O'MALLEY March 2015 biography/discography


Stephen O’Malley
March 2015

STATEMENT: 
"Insofar they may expand on the O))) principles albeit perhaps a more sculptural and angular direction; the extended solid and geometric aspects of the guitar and amplifiers, sound pressure, volume and temporal structure as ambiguous and solitary form."

Stephen O’Malley (b. 1974) was born in New Hampshire, USA and raised in Seattle. He eventually spent a decade in New York and presently is based in Paris. 

As a composer and musician he has been involved in h...

Raag Jog - Jeff Lewis (rudra vina) SIMA Recital

Posted: Mar 3, 2015

This is a SIMA (Seattle Indian Music Academy) Faculty Recital of Jeff Lewis, disciple of Ustad Zia Mohiuddin Dagar, on the rarely heard Rudra Vina, performing Raag Jog-Alap, Jor, and Jhala. The performance took place at the Baha'i Center in Bellevue Washington on April 14, 2012.

Jeff's musical heritage

Jeff began his life in Indian music in Varanasi in 1971. From 1971 to 1976 he studied with Amiya Gopal Bhattacharya, a disciple of Ustad Ashiq Ali Khan of the Seniya Gharana. After Amiya Babu’s u...