Largo, poco a poco accelerando subito cacofonia? (Satu)

After walking through 2016 with all its challenges and significant, multiple transitions, I felt the need to cool down already at the very beginning of 2017. Having felt this growing, pressing need to “just be at home” and spend few days away from the “noise and information pollution” my everyday life so graciously provides for…

To Wonder and Wander – Creative assignment #1 (Satu)

Assignment #1 Collect 5 different sounds from your community (at least 30 sec each) and combine them in a sound collage. Besides the collected sound you may add two more elements of your choice. My first assignment … is finally here! It was a good process bringing ideas and inspiration. Welcome to visit Kirkkonummi, Wohls…

And there you sing – Creative Assignment #1 (Simon)

Collect 5 different sounds from your community (at least 30 sec each) and combine them in a sound collage. Besides the collected sound you may add two more elements of your choice. Listen with headphones and close you eyes! You crawl into this dark hole and there You sing You sing of hope with no…

Memolodies (Simon)

I must admit, I am a melody person; always have been. Probably even enforced by learning melody instruments and singing from when I was very young. I think it’s a rather a contemplative and aesthetic approach to music driven by sound as a colour and a story, in other words more cognitive, compared to experiencing…

Some little persistent melodies (Satu)

“Melody is powerful.  Melody played from the heart is both powerful and spiritual. Melody played from a heart that has been crushed to all things earthly and then beautifully recreated in the image of God is…divine…” – Kirk Whalum Bold melodies. That’s what I wondered this week. Bold, or lonely? And your input on that expanded…

The shortest days (Simon)

I rediscovered recently my curiosity for musical games and graphic notation. This is what came up when I got inspired by my teaching music in the cold short days of winter. A composition in 4 stations for at least 6 musicians. De korteste dage Denne komposition skal spilles af et ensemble af mindst 6 personer….