north east scotland's festival of new music

Electroacoustic Fair

Electroacoustic Fair

curated by Pete Stollery

A theme park of sound. For one day the MacRobert Building will be turned into a hive of interactivity with performances, workshops, demos and sonic "rides" for everyone to take part in. Artists include:

  • MTI-DMU Music, Technology and Innovation - De Montfort University
  • MANTIS MANchester Theatre In Sound - University of Manchester
  • BEAST Birmingham ElectroAcoustic Sound Theatre - University of Birmingham
  • invisiblEARts Pete Stollery, Alistair MacDonald, Nick Virgo, Pippa Murphy and Robert Dow

+ guest James Dashow

In the MacRobert Lecture Theatre

Time Event Details
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12 noonGig 1
2.00 pmGig 2 Music from MTI
4.00 pmGig 3 Music by BEAST
6.00 pmGig 4 with Richard Craig, contrabass flute 
8.00 pmGig 5 invisiblEARts

Elsewhere in MacRobert Building

All day from 10am

Interactive exhibits - workshops - sound installations - hands-on multimedia demos.

Visitors to the Fair will have the opportunity to participate in a hands-on DIY electronic musical instrument building workshop with MTI's Dr Noise, John Richards, who runs DMU's Dirty Electronics Ensemble.

Time Event Details
Please click the above titles for further details, and return this participation form before Friday 1 October 2010.
10.00 amDirty Electronics Workshop 
3.00 pmTreasure Hunt
Installations by MANTIS

Including Ricardo Climent, Sam Salem and Patrick Sanan.

Installations by MTI

Ron Herrema, Simon Emmerson (Memory Machines), Brett Battey and Andrew Hill. The MTI jukebox will run throughout the day featuring MTI research work.


Saturday 13 November 2010, 10.00 am - 9.00 pm

MacRobert Building, University of Aberdeen, King Street, Aberdeen, AB24 3FX

Ticket Prices: All day ticket £5, £15 family ticket (2 adults and 2 children), group rates available <book here>