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Campion Flow materials

Posted by Matt Schumaker on August 8, 2011

Score and recording of Ed Campion's "Flow" for use in Eco Ensemble 2012 season preparations.


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Einbond Score, Parts, MP3, and Electronics Note

Posted by Matt Schumaker on August 2, 2011

Attached here is a perusal score for Aaron Eindbond's piece WHAT THE BLIND SEE. Also attached, pdf parts for his work.

A note from Aaron follows below with some information on the electronics and the instrumentation. He also provides a link to an mp3 recording of the piece.


What the Blind See
for 5 players and electronics
duration: 17’30”


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Notes on Patch for Matalon's TUNNELING

Posted by Matt Schumaker on August 1, 2011

Here are some points from Martin Matalon concerning Tunneling.

" It has some real time (Max) and a lot of sound files, the
instruments are amplified and the diffusion is on 6 points. not many
perc. just accessories and toms . the patch is reliable and has not
any particular problem."


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Furrer Quartet Percussion Instrumentation

Posted by Matt Schumaker on September 30, 2010

Chris provided this listing of the full percussion instrumentation of the Furrer "Quartett". I spoke with Jim Coates who gave me information about what the school has to offer of these instruments. Notes are below.

YES--means Berkeley has it/them
NO--means Berkeley doesn't have it/them.


Furrer Percussion Quartet

Instrument master list

(2) marimba - (4.3) -- YES

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Furrer Concert Project Update

Posted by Matt Schumaker on August 5, 2010

This is an update for the projected Beat Furrer concert to take place in late January. This concert will be tied with the composer's visit during Spring semester, 2011.

Beat Furrer concert DONE list
1. We compiled recordings of Furrer's ensemble music for David Milnes to consider.