on composition

on composition

oliverthurley.co.uk/podcast
Conversations with musicians about their approach to making music.


8 - Luke Nickel
Apr 23 • 46 min
Episode 8 - Luke NickelOliver talks with composer Luke Nickel about orally transmitted scores and rollercoasters.http://www.lukenickel.com/@lukejnickelhttp://oliverthurley.co.uk@thrlyPlease consider supporting the podcast via patreon or sharing it with…
7 - Maya Verlaak
Apr 9 • 57 min
Episode 7 - Maya VerlaakOliver talks with composer Maya Verlaak about the context of composing game pieces, and pouring beer on machines. http://maya.ricercata.org/http://oliverthurley.co.uk@thrlyPlease consider supporting the podcast via patreon or…
6 - Lawrence Dunn
Mar 26 • 53 min
Episode 6 - Lawrence DunnOliver talks with composer Lawrence Dunn about harmony, writer’s block and the COVID-19 quarantine.http://www.lawrencedunn.co.uk/@l_a_dunnhttp://oliverthurley.co.uk@thrlyPlease consider supporting the podcast via patreon,…
5 - Kelley Sheehan
Dec 12, 2019 • 50 min
Oliver talks with composer Kelley Sheehan about noise music, DIY instruments and contingencies.
4 - Seán Clancy
Nov 28, 2019 • 62 min
Oliver talks with composer Seán Clancy about conceptual approaches, finding materials, text, and collaboration in composition.
3 - Elena Rykova
Nov 14, 2019 • 55 min
Oliver talks with composer Elena Rykova about building relationships with instruments, maps and scores, and the iterative process of composing.
2 - Scott McLaughlin
Oct 31, 2019 • 51 min
Oliver talks with composer Scott McLaughlin about the questions he asks when composing, a new research project on clarinet multiphonics, and how he approaches ‘a piece’.
1 - Sara Glojnarić
Oct 18, 2019 • 45 min
Oliver Thurley talks with Sara Glojnarić about her approach to making music, and the sociopolitical consequences of pop culture, synchronisation, nostalgia and swimming pools.