Experimental composer walks the discuss with bush efficiency


It might be arduous to think about a efficiency extra completely different from the standard live performance corridor expertise than the best way wherein Damian Barbeler will current his newest work this week.

Barbeler, an award-winning experimental composer and multi-media artist, will stage his two-part composition, entitled The Bush Someplace, on this 12 months’s eclectic Sacred Music Competition, now in its 10th 12 months.

Musical journey: Damian Barbeler and Yuin elder Uncle Max Harrison in the Woronora.

Musical journey: Damian Barbeler and Yuin elder Uncle Max Harrison within the Woronora. Credit score:James Brickwood

Half One in every of The Bush Someplace will see Barbeler live-streaming as he walks by means of the bush across the Woronora River with Yuin elder Uncle Max Harrison. Primarily based on what he learns from Uncle Max and the opposite components of that have, Barbeler will create a piece to be live-streamed just a few days later by violinist Veronique Serret.

“We will go for a stroll and I’m going to be streaming from a digicam perched on my shoulder,” says Barbeler. “We’ll be speaking and I am going to ask questions. Lots can be about bushes as a result of I’m involved in studying about them.”