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Improvisation #12 | 52 Improvisations

This week's improvisation explores the different sounds that can be made using paint brushes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DnQfIV-fik&feature=youtu.be The way I choose which instrument to use in these improvisations is by using a dice to randomly select from a list. My list is: ViolinPianoVoiceOther I've reached the point where I'm running out of ideas for 'Other'. So I [...]

Improvisations #8 + #9 | 52 Improvisations

I've got two violin improvisations for you today, to make up for the lack of one last week (oops!). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvPkSmK_Gtw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4H0S5pyMI_Q Over the last two weeks, I attended two fantastic concerts. The first was the Manchester Collective's 'BLACK ANGELS' - the first concert by this group I've attended...but definitely not the last! It was awesome. [...]

Improvisation #6 | 52 Improvisations

The sixth improvisation of 2019 (slightly belated due to being away at Talliston during the weekend) uses found objects, some of which were exchanged during time is different here... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOUwa_Fk4m0&feature=youtu.be This week I listened to Leveret, a folk trio that was introduced to me by Gemma of The Vonnegut Collective over the weekend.