Category Archives: music

Contact Mic

Whilst sorting through some audio files I found a load of recordings I made a little while ago with a cheap contact mic. I’d originally bought it as an easy way to amplify a ukulele live, but I’d had lots … Continue reading

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19 August 2014

The other day I was driving along listening to radio 4, when I was quite surprised to hear an old uni friend being quoted as an expert academic. Quite a few years ago I did a masters in Soundtrack Production … Continue reading

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The Sience Museum and St Paul’s

I was in London the other day and happened to have some free time, during which I decided to pop into the Science Museum. I stumbled upon the Exponential Horn, a reconstruction of a large loudspeaker originally displayed in the … Continue reading

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12 April 2014 – Under Milk Wood

I recently went to see a new opera version of Under Milk Wood. It’s composed by John Metcalf and is based on the Dylan Thomas radioplay. John lived quite near to where I grew up in rural Wales, and I … Continue reading

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Gadael Sneggi, S4C clic, bbc iplayer

A few days ago my first welsh language short film Gadael Sneggi was broadcast on S4C (the alternative to channel 4 we have in Wales). It’s now available on S4C catch up service here (and subtitles are available too). There was also an interview … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

A short web series that I worked on called Comfort Food has recently started being released. It’s a 6-part series, of 10minute episodes, and is a kind of very dry-humoured romantic comedy about a long distance relationship sustained through baking. … Continue reading

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the Musical Friend

When you are the ‘musical friend’ you end up collecting a lot of unexpected musical instruments. A family member comes back from an exotic holiday with gifts of interesting foods and wines for everyone, except of course they also brought … Continue reading

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