Strike: film score for ensemble

Hughes, Ed (2007) Strike: film score for ensemble. [Composition]

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The development of this new score to Strike included working on a method to combine electronic sounds with acoustic sounds in order to register and interpret the film's use of dialectical visual montage, and its political message. Music for live ensemble and tape to a film by Eisenstein (Strike, 1924).

Item Type: Composition
Additional Information: Music for an ensemble of eight musicians and four-channel tape to accompany a film by Eisenstein (Strike, 1924). Composer - Ed Hughes. (2007). Commissioned by Arts Council England. First live performance: 17 June 2007, Barbican, London. Additional live performances: 14 July 2007, Cambridge Film Festival. 3 November 2007, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill. 12 November 2007, British Library, London. 13 November 2007, Turner Sims Concert Hall, University of Southampton. Commercial recording: Tartan Video TVD 3742/1. Score publisher: University of York Music Press. The submission consists of a score of the work published by University of York Music Press (ISNM M 57020 995 8). The following are supplied in a file of supplementary materials intended to support Dr. Ed Hughes's submission: 1. A DVD of the film with a recording of the score (released by Tartan Video). 2. Explanatory programme notes by the composer (included with the DVD box set). 3. A copy of an interview with the composer discussing his work on the score to Strike, published in Sight & Sound magazine (November 2007). ISMN M 57020 995 8
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Music
Depositing User: Ed Hughes
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 21:10
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2012 10:34
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