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Friday 27th November, Aart Strootman will give the world premiere of ... CAN MODIFY COMPLETELY/ IN THIS CASE/ NOT THAT IT WILL MAKE ANY DIFFERENCE ..., for electric guitar and orchestra, together with the Danish National Chamber Orchestra under conductor Henrik Vagn Christensen.
The premiere takes place at the Black Diamond in Copenhagen at an award ceremony where Juliana Hodkinson receives the Carl Nielsen Legat, one of Denmark's biggest art prizes. The concert will be recorded and broadcast live by Danmarks Radio on P2 Koncerten, and will be available on the programme's website for later listening.
Aart Strootman will perform on a modified fanned fret 8-string guitar built by Gimar Yestra.
Music in Transit
MUSIC IN TRANSIT will be performed at the Dark Precursor conference, Orpheus Institute, Ghent/Belgium, on 10th November 2015.
MUSIC IN TRANSIT is an interactive interview between musicologist Danielle Sofer and composer Juliana Hodkinson, in which the object of research (a body of music) shifts and reconstitutes itself on the fly.