Blog

Mikrophonie Performance...

15 October 2016

JG performs the historic electronic work Mikrophonie with … at King’s Place. JG also designed and manufactured the fader units required to perform the piece.

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Seeing Through Squares...

28 September 2016

JG designs a motion sensor system for Emily Hall’s new interactive composition “Seeing Through Squares.” Performed by David Sheppard/London Sinfonietta.

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London Sinfonietta at the BBC Proms...

20 August 2016

JG mixes sound for the London Sinfonietta at the Roundhouse as part of the BBC Proms festival.

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National Youth Orchestra at the BBC Proms...

6 August 2016

JG mixes sound for a performance of “Gravitational Waves” by Iris ter Schiphorst at the Royal Albert Hall.

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Different Trains with London Sinfonietta...

23 July 2016

JG performs Steve Reich’s “Different Trains” with the London Sinfonietta at the Curious Futures Festival at King’s Cross, London.

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Hermes in Paris...

21 July 2016

JG mixes sound for a large scale music performance hosted by Hermes (fashion manufacturer) in the Parc Jean-Jacques Rousseau on the outskirts of Paris.

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Kramer VS-1616A Remote Control System...

14 June 2016

The design and build of a remote control panel system for a Kramer VS-1616A audio matrix.

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The Dark Mirror: Zender’s Winterreise...

14 May 2016

JG mixes sound for Ian Bostridge and Britten Sinfonia at the Barbican.

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LED analyser...

21 February 2016

A simple device to compare several LEDs simultaneously at different forward currents,
with a forward voltage read out.

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Folie a Deux mini tour...

16 February 2016

JG mixes for a short tour of Emily Hall’s opera Folie a Deux.

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Skipton Camerata, Raphael Wallfisch and Alexandra Keeley...

12 February 2016

JG records the Skipton Camerata with soloists Raphael Wallfisch and Alexandra Keeley at The Venue, Leeds.

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Drawing Life Tour...

21 January 2016

JG mixes sound for a mini-tour of Jocelyn Pook’s opera Drawing Life.

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The Last Hotel in New York...

6 January 2016

JG mixes sound for Donnacha Dennehy’s opera The Last Hotel at St. Anne’s Warehouse, New York (photographed above).

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Boulez and Stockhausen with the London Sinfonietta...

5 December 2015

JG performs Anthemes 2 with Clio Gould and supervises tape playback for Hymnen with the London Sinfonietta in the Royal Festival Hall.

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Smith Quartet in Denmark...

21 November 2015

JG sound engineers for the Smith Quartet at the DEFINE Festival, Sonderborg, Denmark.

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Book of Hours with the Philharmonia Orchestra...

12 November 2015

JG supervises the live electronics for a performance of Julian Anderson’s Book of Hours with the Philharmonia Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall.

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Skipton Camerata/Jennifer Pike...

30 October 2015

JG records a Skipton Camerata performance of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with soloist Jennifer Pike.

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The Last Hotel...

17 October 2015

JG mixes sound for Donnacha Dennehy’s new opera The Last Hotel. Directed by Enda Walsh and performed by the Crash Ensemble.

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Automatic Sample Recorder...

9 September 2015

JG develops software to automatically play and sample the output of old synths so that they may be easily ported to modern sampler software. Removes the necessity of using near-obsolete equipment with hard-to-obtain storage media (such as the above) in performances.

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The Dog Ate My Homework...

24 August 2015

Software development for a giant foot-operated keyboard for the BBC’s The Dog Ate My Homework children’s panel show.

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Handel's Water Music Suite No. 2 recording...

1 May 2015

A live concert recording of Handel’s Water Music Suite No. 2 and Mozart’s Symphony No. 39.

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The Judgement of Hermes recording...

25 April 2015

JG records the Skipton Camerata and the Clothworkers Consort of Leeds at Christ Church, Skipton.

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Tippet's The Ice Break with the Birmingham Opera Company...

9 April 2015

JG mixes sound for The Ice Break by Michael Tippet. Performed by the Birmingham Opera Company and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

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Arta Arnicane recording...

24 March 2015

JG records concert pianist Arta Arnicane as part of Skipton Music’s concert season for Drystone Radio.

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Folie a deux at Borealis Festival...

16 March 2015

The electromagnetic harp makes its debut in Emily Hall’s new opera Folie a deux at the Borealis Festival in Bergen.

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...explosante fixe... with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra...

7 March 2015

JG performs …explosante fixe… by Pierre Boulez with the BBC SSO in Glasgow.

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Raphael Wallfisch/Skipton Camerata recording...

8 February 2015

JG records the Skipton Building Society Camerata and Raphael Wallfisch.

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Inside There Falls...

9 January 2015

JG develops multi-channel speaker system for Mira Calix’s new interactive art installation Inside There Falls.

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London Philharmonic Orchestra performs Book of Hours...

11 June 2014

JG sound engineers for a London Philharmonic Orchestra performance of Julian Anderson’s Book of Hours in the Queen Elizabeth Hall.

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London Sinfonietta and Johannes Kreidler in Canterbury...

9 May 2014

JG sound engineers for the London Sinfonietta at the Sounds News Festival in St. Gregory’s Centre for Music, Canterbury.

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Harvey, Smalley and Stockhausen in King's College Chapel...

27 April 2014

JG sound engineers for a concert of electronic music interspersed with a Desprez mass at King’s College Chapel, Cambridge.

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MINI-IO...

2 April 2014

A sensor network development platform for art installations, interactive music and dance performances, immersive museum exhibits, theatre productions etc.

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Electromagnetic harp development...

17 March 2014

Augmenting a harp with electromagnets to play the strings without touching them.

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Lindisfarne Story...

5 March 2014

Sound engineering for Lindisfarne at Bingley Arts Centre.

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Benjamin Scheuer's Beyond the Pale...

13 December 2013

Providing live sound and recording for a week-long workshop of Ben Scheuer’s new opera at Aldeburgh.

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Sound for theatre...

2 December 2013

Using Ableton Live for sound cues in theatre productions.

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Kontakte at the QEH...

5 October 2013

A performance of Stockhausen’s Gesang der Jünglinge and Kontakte with Nicholas Hodges and Colin Currie in the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Five star review in the Guardian

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Sensor Interface...

17 July 2013

An easy to use device for interfacing up to 12 analog sensors and 4 switches to a computer via a very long Cat5 cable.

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Arditti Quartet at Aldeburgh...

12 June 2013

JG performs Jonathan Harvey’s Fourth String Quartet with the Arditti Quartet at this year’s Aldeburgh Music Festival.

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Motion capture suit...

2 April 2013

A wireless motion capture suit with real-time vibrotactile feedback.

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Sampler part for BBC Concert Orchestra...

12 January 2013

Setting up and playing sampler part for a BBC Concert Orchestra workshop for young composers with conductor Charles Hazlewood.

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Chris Redgate oboe sensors...

11 January 2013

JG and Tychonas Michailidis put together a simple system for oboe motion capture.

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Alexander Goehr recording in King's College Chapel...

20 October 2012

Recording of a concert of violin and piano works by Alexander Goehr performed by David Alberman and Stephen Cleobury in King’s College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Strange News in The Hague...

2 October 2012

A performance of Strange News by the New European Ensemble

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Sound system for lecture room...

24 August 2012

Spec’ing and building a portable lecture room sound system.

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Stockhausen opera recording...

13 August 2012

Overseeing the multitrack recording of Michaelion in Birmingham.

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BEAM Festival 2012...

22 June 2012

JG supervises live sound at the musically diverse BEAM Festival 2012 at Brunel University.

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DIY Miniature Omnis...

18 May 2012

For a while now I have been looking to buy a pair of miniature omnis so I can make nice recordings with my handheld sound recorder without having to carry lots of equipment. I’m glad I didn’t buy any because I just discovered that you can make your own low noise omnis for not a lot of money at all.

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Jubilation at the Royal Festival Hall...

13 May 2012

Preparing and setting up the synth for George Benjamin’s ochestral work Jubilation. Performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra with the composer conducting.

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NMC Bird Concerto recording...

8 May 2012

The 2009 Warsaw Autumn performance of Jonathan Harvey’s Bird Concerto with Piano Song, which I was involved in, has been released by NMC.

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Foley recordings for Alice in Wonderland...

5 May 2012

Recording sound effects and creating a Konakt sampler instrument for Unsuk Chin’s opera Alice in Wonderland.

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My Secret Heart in San Francisco...

16 April 2012

Setting up the multi-channel sound system for Streetwise Opera’s My Secret Heart multimedia installation in one of the massive warehouses at San Fransisco docks.

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Audio-rate sensor interface...

2 April 2012

A 2 channel, high speed, low latency analog sensor interface for time critical applications such as musical instrument augmentation and percussion interfaces when used with accelerometers.

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Auditory Streaming Recording...

28 March 2012

A day spent recording hundreds of vocal samples for Dr Edward Wickham’s auditory streaming research project.

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Alvin Lucier in the Purcell Room...

26 February 2012

A concert at the Purcell Room with Oliver Coates and Micachu as part of the Southbank’s Harmonic Series concerts. Concert included electronic Alvin Lucier’s I am sitting in a room.

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Madonna of Winter and Spring at the Barbican...

28 January 2012

A performance of Jonathan Harvey’s Madonna of Winter and Spring with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins and Sound Intermedia.

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Oliver Coates in Bucharest...

16 December 2011

A concert organised by the British Council in Bucharest featuring Oliver Coates playing works by Harvey, Fennessy and myself, amongst others.

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UPIC-3D performance...

4 November 2011

A staged performance called UPIC-3D at the Iannis Xenakis – In Memorium International Conference, Cyprus. The performance is a visually striking homage to Xenakis’ own UPIC system utilising new real-time technologies that are now readily available to musicians and brings the tactile manipulation of waveforms to live performance.

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Strange News in Warsaw...

16 September 2011

JG sound engineers for a performance of Rolf Wallin’s Strange News at Warsaw Autumn 2011 with Pierre-André Vallade, Arthur Kisenyi and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra.

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BEAM Festival...

24 June 2011

JG sound engineers at the Brunel Electronic and Analogue Music Festival


Philip Jeck

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The Hours in Cambridge...

23 June 2011

The final performance of The Hours, in Cambridge.

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St Catherine's College Choir CD recording...

28 March 2011

JG spends a few days recording St Catherine’s College Choir, Cambridge for a new CD.

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Les Noces in Birmingham...

21 November 2010

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JG sound engineers for a Birmingham Opera Company production of Les Noces by Stravinsky

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Strange News and Voi(rex) in Zurich...

19 November 2010

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JG sound engineers for Athelas Sinfonietta at the Museum für Gestaltung, Zurich.

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Bonesong and Frankenstein at the Zoology Museum...

30 October 2010

Festival of Ideas

JG sound engineers for a student production of HK Gruber’s Frankenstein, and a new opera called Bonesong by Joe Snape and Kate Whitley

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The Hours at the World Sacred Music Festival 2010...

16 October 2010

The Hours in Brighton

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The Hours on BBC Radio 3...

13 October 2010

JG and The Clerks are interviewed by Sean Rafferty on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune programme.

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Streetwise Opera in China...

17 September 2010

Streetwise Opera in China

JG travels to Beijing to set up audio equipment for Streetwise Opera.

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JG at Avaton Festival 2010, Cyprus...

11 September 2010

Avaton Festival 2010

JG gives a talk and performs Piece for Piano and Lamp at the 2010 Avaton Festival.

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1,000 mile bike ride for charity...

22 July 2010

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JG cycles from Land’s End to John O’Groats to raise money for the Annette Fox Leaukemia Research Fund.

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Three Tales in Hammersmith...

20 July 2010

JG sound engineers for a production of Steve Reich’s video opera at the Riverside Studios, Hammersmith.

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The Hours in Milton Keynes...

19 June 2010

The Hours in Milton Keynes

24-hour version of The Hours at Christ the Cornerstone Church in Milton Keynes.

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Orchestra on the Hill Recording...

8 May 2010

Orchestra on the Hill

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Ensemble CB3 Recording...

7 May 2010

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In the Fitzwilliam Auditorium, Cambridge.

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Magnificat Performance...

23 April 2010

St Catherine’s Girls Choir, directed by Edward Wickham, perform Magnificat to a slightly bemused audience.

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St Catherine's College Choir Recording...

23 April 2010

JG records St Catherine’s College Choir.

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The Hours Premier in London...

17 April 2010

A 12-hour version of The Hours at St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, London.

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Rediscovering Mozart at SAW...

28 March 2010

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JG and Tychonas Michailidis present a paper entitled “Rediscovering Mozart: motion capture technology in contemporary music practice” at the Sonic Arts in Wales Electroacoustic Symposium 2010.

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Monaco Dance Forum...

13 March 2010

Monaco Dance Forum

JG co-presents at the Monaco Dance Forum 2010.

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Collegium Musicum Recording...

3 March 2010

Collegium Musicum

JG records Collegium Musicum in the Old Library of Emmanual College, Cambridge.

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Vivier, Hindemith, Takemitsu...

26 February 2010

New Music Ensemble

JG records the Cambridge New Music Ensemble in King’s College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Three Tales by Steve Reich...

26 February 2010

Three Tales by Steve Reich

JG sound engineers for a student performance of Steve Reich’s video opera.

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Modern Times: Connecting Composers...

26 February 2010

Modern Times: Connecting Composers

JG sound engineers at Kettle’s Yard.

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Cambridge Songbook...

28 January 2010

Cambridge Songbook

Live recording of the Cambridge Songbook recital in Kettle’s Yard.

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Chapel Session - Penderecki and Lutoslawski...

23 January 2010

Penderecki Chapel Session

JG records Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima in Jesus College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Panning with delays...

10 January 2010

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A new Max/MSP panning patch that uses common stereo microphone arrays as the basis for positioning recorded sounds in auditory space.

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CUNME Recording...

8 November 2009

Cambridge New Music Ensemble in Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge.

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8 Channel Multicore Analog Snake...

25 October 2009

DIY Multicore 14

A home-made 8 channel snake using high quality components.

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Strange News in Copenhagen...

29 September 2009

Voi(rex) faders

JG sound engineers for the Athelas Sinfonietta for two concerts in Denmark. Programme: Strange News by Rolf Wallin and Voi(rex) by Phillipe Leroux

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London Sinfonietta in Warsaw...

21 September 2009

Bird Concerto FOH

JG sound engineers for a London Sinfonietta performance of Jonathan Harvey’s Bird Concerto with Pianosong at the 2009 Warsaw Autumn Festival, Poland.

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Polyphonic Looping in Max/MSP...

10 September 2009

Polyphonic Looping

Loop through regions of sound files and modulate any parameter without causing clicks.

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Pulsar Synthesis in Max/MSP...

28 August 2009

Pulsar Synth Interface

An implementation of granular synthesis in Max/MSP.

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Proms Plus Concert...

15 August 2009

Proms Plus

JG sound engineers for a performance of Julia Barber’s “After the Shock” for solo violin and live electronics at the Royal College of Music.

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VRUdio Sound Studio, Digbeth...

6 August 2009

VRUdio - Sound Studio

JG installs the new sound studio at Eastside Projects, Digbeth.

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Streetwise Opera in Edinburgh...

20 June 2009

MSH Edinburgh

My Secret Heart installation at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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MIDI File Data Extraction...

6 June 2009

MidiToText is a simple command-line utility to extract MIDI data into a comma separated list.

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USB DC Motor Interface...

24 May 2009

USB Motor Interface (front)

A simple and robust motor interface for real-time physical control of interactive art works.

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Ariodante Recording...

12 May 2009

Live recording of Handel’s opera performed by the Cambridge Handel Opera Group at West Road Concert Hall.

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Decibel Recording...

29 March 2009

JG records Paul Dunmall with the Decibel Ensemble.

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Chromatic Fantasy Recording...

24 March 2009

Dan Tidhar performs JS Bach’s Chromatic Fantasy in D minor BWV903.

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Meta-Piano Concert at Kettle's Yard...

8 March 2009

Sarah Nicolls performs Into Movements and two other pieces for piano and electronics at a Sunday Morning concert at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge.

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Blaze of Noon Recording...

8 February 2009

JG records “Blaze of Noon” for soprano and piano by Phillip Neil Martin.

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Electro Sequenza Recordings...

8 January 2009

JG records pupil’s compositions at King Edward VI School, Handsworth.

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Strange News Documentation...

18 December 2008

JG writes documentation and manual for “Strange News” by Rolf Wallin

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Wren Choir Recording...

12 December 2008

JG records the Wren Choir’s Carol Service in the Pembroke College Chapel.

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Messiaen Recording...

27 November 2008

JG records Quartet for the End of Time at Jesus College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Voi(rex) Performance...

23 November 2008

JG engineers for a BCMG performance of Voi(rex) by Phillipe Leroux.

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JG Records the Cambridge Bach Consort...

13 November 2008

A concert of Baroque music performed by music students at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge.

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Shadowplay Concert...

4 November 2008

Sarah Nicolls performing Piece for Piano and Lamp, 3rd November 2008

Sarah Nicolls performs Piece for Piano and Lamp at Brunel University as part of a Shadowplay concert of new music.

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High Wire Software...

30 October 2008

Multi-video playback system for Catherine Yass’ High Wire. Commissioned by Art Angel.

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BCMG Electro Sequenza Workshops...

24 October 2008

JG assists composer David Horne and violinist Alexandra Wood at the King Edward VI Handsworth School, Birmingham.

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Homemade Stereo Sound Generator...

16 October 2008

A DIY speaker system built to generate and process background sound for a documentary.

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CBSO/Martin Creed Recording...

24 September 2008

JG records Martin Creed’s “Work No 955” performed by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andris Nelsons in Symphony Hall.

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18 Channel Ultrasonic Sensor Interface...

21 September 2008

A networked multi-channel synchronised distance sensor system to detect the movement of people around an architectural exhibit.

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My Secret Heart Recordings...

21 August 2008


Photograph by Clive Barda

JG records Streetwise Opera participants around the UK.

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Into Movements on Radio 3...

21 August 2008

Sarah Nicoll’s BMIC Cutting Edge Concert in November last year is broadcast on Hear and Now, Radio 3.

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JG Records Trombone & Live Electronics Pieces...

17 July 2008

Following the concert, JG records David Purser performing the pieces at the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

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Cambridge Camerata Recording...

12 July 2008

JG records the Cambridge Camerata in concert at the West Road Concert Hall.

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The Saints Software...

7 July 2008

Multi-channel audio and multi-channel video playback system for Paul Pfeiffer’s The Saints. Commissioned by Art Angel.

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Two Songs Recording...

28 June 2008

JG records Two Songs by Ryan Wigglesworth.

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Re:Flux Concert...

27 June 2008


“Dress as a man dressed as a bat. Then fall.” Keir Williams, 2008.
Photo by Nikki Pugh

JG manages PA and audio recording for a concert of new and existing Fluxus works at St Pauls Church, Birmingham.

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Sarah Nicolls at Soundwaves...

22 June 2008

JG engineers at Sarah Nicolls’ concert at this year’s Soundwaves Festival in the Pavilion Theatre, Brighton.

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Trombone & Live Electronics Concert...

17 June 2008

A concert for trombone (David Purser) and live electronics (JG) at the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

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Nigel Brown Competition...

14 June 2008

JG records the audio for a DVD recording of the 2008 Nigel Brown Competition, University of Cambridge.

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Strange News...

10 June 2008

JG supervises the electronics for the final Integra Festival concert with the BCMG in Birmingham.

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Piece for Metal Sheet... Reviewed...

21 May 2008

The Talk Magazine: “an amazing, mind-boggling piece.”

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JG Performs Boulez to Boulez...

12 May 2008

JG and Angela Balint perform Anthemes II to Pierre Boulez as part of the Boulez in Birmingham event on 12th May 2008.

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JG Visits IRCAM...

3 May 2008

JG and violinist Angela Balint are invited to IRCAM in preperation for a performance of Pierre Boulez’s Anthemes II on 9th May in Birmingham.

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BCMG Rural Tours...

8 April 2008

Jonathan engineers for the BCMG on an intensive Rural Tour day.

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JG Relocates to Cambridge...

9 March 2008

Jonathan moves to Cambridge to work at the Centre for Music and Science, University of Cambridge.

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Metal Sheet and Lightpipe at SightSonic 2008...

28 January 2008

JG perform a new version of Piece for Large Metal Sheet at this year’s SightSonic Festival on March 15th.

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Into Movements at the BMIC Cutting Edge Tour...

30 November 2007

Sarah Nicolls plays JG’s Into Movements for piano and motion sensors at The Warehouse, London, as part of the BMIC’s Cutting Edge Tour. To be broadcast on Radio 3 sometime in January.

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Anderson, BCMG & JG...

21 November 2007

Jonathan provides technical support for another performance of Julian Anderson’s Book of Hours by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group conducted by Oliver Knussen.

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JG on BBC Radio 3's In Tune Programme...

11 November 2007

Sarah Nicolls performs the first part of Into Movements on “In Tune”, BBC Radio 3, 13th November 2007.

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JG Previews Lightpipe...

13 September 2007

JG and Gregory (director, VRU) give a demo of home-made prototype of Lightpipe at the E-Science 2007 All Hands Meeting held in Nottingham.

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JG at BBC Proms with BCMG...

11 September 2007

JG oversees electronics for a performance of Julian Anderson’s Book of Hours by Oliver Knussen and the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group at the BBC Proms.

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Invented Instruments Concert...

28 June 2007

Invented Instruments Flyer

Experimental acoustic-electronic music and video installation and concert.

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Real-time Data Acquisition...

22 June 2007

Jonathan Green from the Visualisation Research Unit gives a short presentation on Real-Time Data Acquisition at the AHRC ICT Methods Network conference, 19th June 2007.

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Live Electronics with Recorder Demo...

15 June 2007

Left to right: Sarah Jeffery, Joseph Young, Helena Raeburn, Alex Tenneyson, Steve Shaw

Jonathan is giving a demonstration of live electronics with recorder alongside Sarah Jeffery on 20 June 2007 to students at the Birmingham Conservatoire.

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JG at the New Generation Arts Festival...

11 June 2007

Invented Instruments Flyer

I’m involved in two sound installations and a concert for the New Generation Arts Festival.

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JG at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival...

11 June 2007

Sarah Nicolls Improvising with Wearable Sensors
Sarah Nicolls improvising with wearable sensors

Sarah Nicolls has commissioned me to compose a piece for Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2007 .

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Book of Hours and JG at the BBC Proms...

11 June 2007

I’ve been asked to do the electronics for Julian Anderson’s piece Book of Hours at this years Proms.

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St Martins Workshop...

16 May 2007

Keir Williams and Jonathan Green from the VRU give a demo of networked audio-visual performance environments at St Martins, London.

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Piano Experiments...

8 May 2007

I’ve been working on developing a piece for acoustic-electronic piano where all the sound generation occurs inside the piano (no pre-recorded sounds and lots of feedback…).

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BCMG/Johannes Maria Staud Performance...

24 April 2007

The Birmingham Contemporary Music Group performed Johannes Maria Staud’s new piece ‘One Movement and Five Miniatures’, for which I developed the electronics using Max/MSP.

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Documenting Musical Works That Incorporate Electronic Technology...

6 December 2006

Some thoughts about how and why to document the technological aspect of musical works.

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Please put Max to sleep...

3 December 2006

Max is not keeping up with trends in software design and because it cannot evolve (see below), another solution should be found.

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Max Workshops: Introduction to Max/MSP & Jitter...

3 December 2006

A slightly academic introduction to a series of short practice-based Max/MSP workshops aimed at beginners in technology in the performing arts. In this workshop, an overview of Max/MSP and it’s capabilities will be presented alongside an introduction to the Max methodology.

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Music for Media - Max/MSP Workshop...

1 December 2006

Notes and patches for the introductory Max/MSP workshop given at the Birmingham Conservatoire lead by myself.

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The Networked Mash-Up: Gridded Resources in Real-Time...

21 November 2006

An overview of a demonstration by a VJ (Keir Williams), electronic musician (Jonathan Green) and a dancer, of a computer network designed especially for the performing arts.

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Remote-Controlled Max Patches...

19 November 2006

A system which allows control data (MIDI, Open Sound Control) to be streamed over the internet.

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e-Science Workshop Max Patches...

30 October 2006

This workshop will focus on the identification and practicalities of e-science models and solutions.

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Performance of Piece for Piano and Lamp...

22 June 2006

Played by Sarah Nicolls in the Corsham Festival 2006 on 21st June.

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Ensemble Interakt Concert...

22 June 2006

Launch concert of Ensemble Interakt, exploring interaction with computer generated sounds.

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Beat Slicer Max Patch...

16 April 2006

Live sampler which records sound to a unique buffer when an attack is detected.

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Live Electronics Hardware...

14 April 2006

A suggestion for a family of hardware devices for performing works with live electronics. These devices do not exist and are probably not financially feasible for a manufacturer.

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Live Sampler for David's Garden...

12 April 2006

Just completed: a MaxMSP live sampler which loops material with crossfades.

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David's Garden - Harmonizer Action Plan...

11 April 2006

Roadmap for the development of the David’s Garden live electronics environment.

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Building David's Garden...

9 April 2006

Prototyping real-time signal processing networks in Logic.

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Coventry Carol Installation...

8 April 2006

Cormac Faulkner’s sound installation at the Herbert Gallery in Coventry.

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David's Garden...

7 April 2006

A hardware/software environment for improvisation with electronics to be completed by June 2006.

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Alexanda's Annex Concert...

8 March 2006

With Sara Nicolls and Sound Intermedia.

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Frontiers Concert...

27 February 2006

With oboist Christopher Redgate.

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Hubrich Video Patch...

31 January 2006

Realtime video projection software built with MaxMSP Jitter for Sara Hubrich. With automated mixing and realtime video input.

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'Lips, Eyes... Bang' Video Patch...

24 June 2005

A porting of Luca Francesconi’s multimedia composition Lips, Eyes… Bang to Max and Jitter.

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Stopwatch...

7 June 2005

stopwatch max patch by Jonathan Green

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rgbtrack Colour Tracker...

7 April 2005

rgbtrack Max/MSP Jitter Patch by Jonathan Green

Using a webcam, rgbtrack tracks the position of red, green and blue objects.

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Book of Hours...

12 January 2005

Julian Anderson’s composition for ensemble and live electronics.

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spatJG~ Patch...

5 January 2005

spatJG~ max patch by Jonathan Green

8-way panner with visual interface for MaxMSP

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Biscuit Tin Feedback Instrument...

5 December 2004

A home-made electronic instrument…

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