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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Inside the Machine

Inside the Machine Concert Part 4

On the 28th April 2016 I put on a concert which featured a mixture of some of my favourite open-scored, chance-based, and quasi-composed/quasi-improvised pieces to both celebrate and summarise the three years I spent studying my Bachelor of Music at Canterbury Christ Church University. The piece I’m going to discuss in this entry to the […]

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Call Outs Canterbury Christ Church University Composition PhD

Call for Trans and Non-Binary Individuals

Trigger Warning: Mentions of Transphobia, Mentions of Sexual Abuse (in score), J K Rowling Call Out for Non-Binary and Trans individuals Voices (volunteer) for PhD Score “Sticks and stones may break our bones, but your words will not divide us”. Timeline: October 2020 – February 2021 No previous experience necessary. Can remain anonymous if desired. […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Inside the Machine

Inside the Machine Concert Part 3

What if? The Hansel & Gretel Tale On the 28th April 2016 I put on a concert which featured a mixture of some of my favourite open-scored, chance-based, and quasi-composed/quasi-improvised pieces to both celebrate and summarise the three years I spent studying my Bachelor of Music at Canterbury Christ Church University. Unlike the last two […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Circuit-Bending Composition Masters Project

Masters Project: 6. Circuit-Bending Toys (Part 5)

Notation Experiments for Circuit-Bent Toys As I move onto my PhD it is high-time that I complete this series. After all, the Master’s Project is now complete. It became clear in the middle of the project that I had bitten off more than I could chew regarding the installation. There was not enough time to […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Circuit-Bending Composition General Update Masters Project

Happy New Year (2018)

I’d thought I’d start this year off with a post about what fantastic things have happened in 2017, and what awaits me in 2018. 2017 We can all agree that 2017 was a turbulent year. However, with that being said, there a few things that are positive about the year: January saw the start of […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Experiments and Explorations Masters Project

Experiments and Explorations Part 2

Below is a link to the second entry in a series of blogs titled ‘Experiments and Explorations’ that I write for Canterbury Christ Church University School of Music and Performing Arts: When I last posted a few months ago, I provided you with more of a general overview of how I compose, and why. In […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Inside the Machine Masters Project

Inside the Machine Concert Part 2

A Throne of Games On the 28th April 2016 I put on a concert which featured a mixture of some of my favourite open-scored, chance-based, and quasi-composed/quasi-improvised pieces to both celebrate and summarise the three years I spent studying my Bachelor of Music at Canterbury Christ Church University. The second entry in this series focuses […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Experiments and Explorations

Experiments and Explorations

Below is a link to a blog titled ‘Experiments and Explorations’ that I write for Canterbury Christ Church University School of Music and Performing Arts: The proper thing to do, I suppose, is for me to introduce myself. My name is Jason Hodgson. I’m an experimental composer currently studying Master of Music (MMus) at Canterbury […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Dyslexia Inside the Machine Mark Forsyth

Inside the Machine Concert Part 1

Language is a Fictious Fact On the 28th April 2016 I put on concert which featured a mixture of some of my favourite open-scored, chance-based, and quasi-composed/quasi-improvised pieces to both celebrate and summarise the three years I spent studying my Bachelor of Music at Canterbury Christ Church University. In this series of blog posts I […]

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Canterbury Christ Church University Composition Masters Project

Masters Project: 1. Introduction

An introduction to the series about my Masters Project. For roughly the next 18 months, I will be studying my Master of Music at Canterbury Christ Church University, with a focus on Composition. My aim for my Main Project as it stands at this point in time, is to create and develop an installation which […]