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Kraus: Five or More Techniques for Electronic Music Composition

12 Jul 2022
From 6.30pm
Kraus presents some of their techniques and ideas around making music with electronic instruments.
Event type: 
Music, Seminar/Public Lecture, Workshop/Seminar
Price: 
Koha
Venue: 
The Audio Foundation
Address: 
4 Poynton Terrace Sub-basement of Parisian Tie Factory Auckland CBD
Region: 
Auckland

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Kraus presents some of their techniques and ideas around making music with electronic instruments. Referring to the work of electronic music pioneers Suzanne Ciani and Laurie Spiegel, this talk will include a breakdown of musical examples from Kraus’s current live set. Suitable for any level of experience.

The workshop will be a talk with live musical examples, and a Q&A session.

Tuesday 12 July @ The Audio Foundation, from 6.30 – 8pm
Donations welcomed.

Check out the video below as a taster (produced by Kraus for the Pyramid Club, Te Whanganui-a-Tara)
https://vimeo.com/640150192

Based in Tāmaki Makaurau, Kraus is an musician with over fifteen years experience as a composer,‭ ‬multi-instrumental performer,‭ ‬sound engineer and instrument builder.‭ ‬He has released over a dozen recordings on local and international labels,‭ ‬including the LPs‭ ‘Supreme Commander‭’ (‬Moniker Records,‭ ‬USA,‭ ‬2012‭) ‬and‭ ‘Faster than the Speed of Time‭’ (‬Dilettante Courtoisie,‭ ‬France,‭ ‬2010‭)‬.‭ ‬He has been featured in the New Zealand Listener and Music‭ ‬101 (Radio NZ),‭ ‬and appeared on compilations by The Wire,‭ ‬Kraak,‭ ‬and Ultra Eczema.

https://youtu.be/fVrp9HImmdg

https://www.kraus.co.nz/index.html

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Audio Foundation

23 Jun 2022