Piece for Violin and Bass Clarinet
Matthew Whiteside releases his new Piece for Violin and Bass Clarinet written for and performed by Emma Lloyd and Joanna Nicholson.
Matthew Whiteside is an Irish composer based in Glasgow nominated as ‘One to Watch’ in the Sunday Herald Culture Awards 2017. He writes music for concert, film and collaborative installations while often-using live electronics. Whiteside has been commissioned by Scottish Opera to write Little Black Lies, a new short opera with words by Helene Grøn, for the 2018 season and he is currently working with filmmaker/chorographer Marisa Zanotti developing a new installation piece with Magnetic North.
He has received international performances by ensembles such as the RTÉ NSO, Red Note Ensemble, the Aurea Quartet and Diagenesis Dup at venues such as Dublin’s National Concert Hall, Glasgow City Halls, Salem Artworks in New York and the Belfast International Festival at Queen’s. He has been commissioned by Cottiers Chamber Project and Lorimer Productions for Cappella Nova and co-commissioned by sound festival and R-Space gallery to collaborate with Dominika Mayovich to create an interactive sound/art installation.
Published on 24 June 2017