Author: Jonathan OGara
Conversing with mushrooms
What an experience at Huddersfiled Contemporary Music Festival! Maria Sappho shared her wonderful work with AI and conversing with mushrooms. We were able to improvise as a group. The visual opera was amazing. Hopefully the ideas from this can be taken forward in the Slawit Noise Collective!
Slawit Noise Collective
Just started the thinking around creating a space for sonic and visual experimenters in Slaithwaite (pronounced Slawit) around the Colne Valley region (West Yorkshire UK). Currently looking for a space as well as perhaps getting other interested parties involved.
From Where? to Here
From Where? to Here Where?: is forgotten. Here: is yet to be remembered. Craig Winstanley and Jon.Ogara in the form of C ÷ M present a journey of frequencies and modes of experimental urban folk music, forged in the heat of some eternal political moment. There are memories of conversations, journeys through town landscapes and…
It the eternal search for meaning leads down many a culdesac. The latest dead end is the idea of “Middleware”. A term borrowed from soon to be lost technical experiences of Software and Hardware. Middleware is the muddy depth between these two. Thus “Middleware” music is the muddy depths between the digital and the analogue.…