Dr Paul Archbold

Contact details

Name:
Dr Paul Archbold
Position:
School of Advanced Study Research Fellow (Music & Language)
Institute:
Institute of Modern Languages Research
Location:
Senate House Malet Street London WC1E 7HU
Email address:
Paul.Archbold@sas.ac.uk

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Culture, Digital resources, Literatures in a modern language, Modernism, Music
Summary of research interests and expertise:

Composer of acoustic and electroacoustic music.

Research interests: Contemporary music, especially modernism after 1950; music documentaries; live electronics and computer music; spectralism and microtonality; new techniques for instruments and voice; language in contemporary opera.

Research documentaries on the music of Brian Ferneyhough, Helmut Lachemann, Jonathan Harvey, Wolfgang Rihm, with the Arditti Quartet 

itunes.apple.com/gb/itunes-u/arditti-quartet/id441504831

Research documentaries on oboe multiphonics, with Christopher Redgate 

itunes.apple.com/gb/itunes-u/christopher-redgate-at-school/id485276208

 

 

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
28-Mar-2019 Two pieces for oboe and piano

Music composition: oboe and piano First performance Christopher Redgate and Philip Thomas, University of Huddersfield concert series, 28 March 2019

01-Dec-2018 In nomine

Music Composition: solo piano

19-Mar-2017 Be not afeard

Music composition:

treble voices (SS) and piano

Commissioned by New London Children's Choir

01-Feb-2016 Duologue

Music composition:

bassoon and piano

27-Nov-2015 Zechstein

Music composition:

solo oboe (for the Redgate/Howarth oboe)

commissioned by Christopher Redgate

01-Apr-2015 Moto perpetuo

Music composition:

solo piano

25-Jan-2012 Nine Memos

Music composition:

string quartet

Commissioned by the Arditti Quartet

01-Sep-2010 Flower Fairy Songs

Music composition:

soprano and piano

21-Nov-2009 Fluxions

Music composition:

solo oboe + ensemble

(flute, clarinet in Bb, electronics (2 * 88-note keyboards + computer + Max/MSP), violin, viola, cello)

Commissioned by Christopher Redgate and Ensemble Exposé

02-Mar-2007 Penumbra

Music composition:

cello and live electronics (88-note keyboard + computer + Max/MSP)

 

08-Dec-2006 Melted Moments

Music composition:

ensemble (clarinet in Bb, piano, violin, viola, cello)

01-Jan-2006 Visions of Blake

Music composition:

tape

17-Nov-2005 Songswarm

Music composition:

ensemble (oboe d'amore, clarinet in A, koto, sho, viola)

Commissioned by Okeanos

15-Mar-2005 Coronae

Music composition:

solo piano

commissioned by Clive Williamson

Additional Publications

Research Projects & Supervisions

Research projects:

Details
Cross-Language Dynamics: Reshaping Community

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