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Dugal McKinnon

Composer, Performer

Small mckinnon studio
Born: 1972 Website  External link

Biography

Dugal works in the collision zones between sound, music, language, and acoustic, visual and digital media.

Recent projects include: This Storm Is Called Progress (2016), with Grayson Cooke, an audiovisual installation shortlisted for the Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize (South Australian Museum); Lost Oscillations (2015), with Jim Murphy and Mo H. Zareei, a touch-based augmented-reality sound installation, commissioned by the 2015 Audacious Festival of Sonic Arts (Christchurch); and let x = (2014) for icosahedral loudspeaker and 24-channel loudspeaker array, commissioned by IEM.

He has been a resident artist at IEM (Graz, Austria) and ZKM (Karlsruhe, Germany), and STEIM (Amsterdam). He holds a doctorate in composition from the University of Birmingham (UK), which was completed while a guest artist in the electronic music studios of TU-Berlin. His recent writings focus on ecological and material practices in sound-based art. Dugal teaches sonic art and composition at the New Zealand School of Music | Te Kōkī, where he is director of the Lilburn Studios.


Composed (33)

"Christ lag in Todesbanden" - Mise en scene

for mixed chamber ensemble with audio playback


[o]

electroacoustic work, 18m


Architrave

for piano, 4m


Blue Kisses Green

for six-channel tape and orchestra, 11m


Catalogue with Analogues

electroacoustic work, 12m


Cipher

electroacoustic work, 7m


crusoe in hampstead mews

co-composed with David Prior


cure for vertigo

co-composed with David Prior


deep space

co-composed with David Prior


emotional gold

co-composed with David Prior


Exit Wound

for soprano and baritone with SATB chamber choir (16 voices)


four letters

co-composed with David Prior


four letters - reprise

co-composed with David Prior


Gastarbyter

electroacoustic, music from the installation Gastarbyter, 17m


Hoax Rifts

for junk percussion and string quartet


Homage to the Night Sky's Debris

for solo baritone saxophone, 7m


Horizont im Ohr

electroacoustic work, 10m


instant

co-composed with David Prior


Jetztzeit

electroacoustic work, 3m


loaves are wishes

co-composed with David Prior


Notes (for Ross)

for mezzo-soprano, metronome and piano


Nowdrifts

for solo bass clarinet and fixed media


Numena

harp and prerecorded sound, 11m


once

co-composed with David Prior


Ouir

for narrator, ensemble and prerecorded sound, 19m


Sang Love Songs

for marimba and voice (one performer), 5m


such cold hands

co-composed with David Prior


such cold hands - reprise

co-composed with David Prior


Untitled (Counterfeit Readymade #1)

for baritone saxophone and marimba


Ways of Hearing

electroacoustic work, 30m


who's most lost

co-composed with David Prior


you were born into this

co-composed with David Prior



Performances (1)

Aotearoa Audio Arts Festival

Aotearoa Audio Arts, the first festival of its kind in New Zealand, encompasses live performances...