This week saw progress on part C (the one with the noise counterpoint), and with that, first available (for you) sketches of part a’ and part C.Read more "Erlanger Programm: First sketches – and noise counterpoint once again"
I had already talked about scales, about “octaphonic”, and about forbidden notes. Time to shed some light on that nerdy topic. Later on, part C gets a different kind of tech approach.Read more "Erlanger Programm: Talking Tonality"
Will there be more for titles than just lower and upper case letters? At least the project’s working title offers some suggestions. In other news, I might go into octuple time. And finally – where does that working title come from?Read more "Erlanger Programm: Titles and Octuple Time"
Erlanger Programm is a somehwat bigger project. This is also true for the DAW project file. But where does “big” start today? And, much more importantly: how can I deal with it?Read more "Erlanger Programm: Size matters"
Themes get written fro some parts that are still lacking one – and immediately put into a new context where the early sketches call for it.Read more "Erlanger Programm: Sustainable Themes"
The loop gets closed – a part a’ links from the musical territory of part D to the already established part a, using musical material from both. With that, at least sections of every part are sketched out.Read more "Erlanger Programm: Closing the Loop"
“Nerdville – a real nice place to raise your kids up”. Bringing the stompbox/noise setup back into action had been planned rather from the beginning. That it would take a lot of rehearsing to play from a polyphonic noise score hadn’t.Read more "Erlanger Programm: The (first) Voice of Nerdville"
Things get interesting – part D gets into shape, and thoughts and sketches for B are put into place.Read more "Erlanger Programm: Getting into Shape"
I continue to fill in gaps – mainly in the middle of the actual work, and gaps between things that aren’t even there. And think about things in generalRead more "Erlanger Programm: Filling Gaps between Nothingness"
In this post, the first segments of this project take shape in the form of actual musical score and instruments assigned to itRead more "Erlanger Programm: Actual Music"