‘On her exhilarating Hyperdub debut, the London electronic musician slathers on processed vocals in thick, inky layers, breaking feverishly free of the rhythmic grid.’ Pitchfork
In the year we celebrate radical female composers and artists throughout history, we are thrilled to be the hosting the The Oram Awards in 2019, who recognise boundary pushing female talent today in the worlds of music, sound and technology. As part of this new partnership we are excited to present a special Luminate x The Oram Awards show featuring previous Oram Awards winners and Luminate choice picks. Stay tuned for updates
Composer and playwright Klein is an artist who’s neoteric vision has seen her quickly become one of the UK’s most intriguing and unpinnable producers and performers.
She uses collagist techniques to assemble recordings of her own vocals and instrumentation into unique soundscapes with references ranging from Mythology to Pavarotti and the very ideology of the defunct TV network, ‘Trouble’.
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Presented by PRS Foundation and The New BBC Radiophonic Workshop, The Oram Awards recognise emerging artists in the fields of music, sound and related technologies in honour of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop’s Daphne Oram, and other pioneering women in music and sound.
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In this monthly series, we shine a light into the crucible of new music creation today, revealing exhilarating cross-currents in sound and style.
From contemporary orchestral composition to shimmering electronic sound worlds, musical expression is becoming less defined by genre, more framed by its emotional and cultural contexts.
Luminate taps into this bold, exploratory landscape in a series of shows that will provoke and inspire.