Glimpse – Coming Soon

Now, for new projects... A live audio-visual experience. 'Glimpse' is a new multi-media artwork incorporating live music, projected video, and soundscape created by filmmaker Dan Inglis and composer Dr. Jeremy Mayall. This innovative new piece combining experimental film concepts and contemporary art music blurs the line between conventional cinema and pure concert music. The work [...]

653 days and other things

It was a busy but hugely rewarding weekend. Two concerts.               It was excellent to work with a number of brilliant performers on these two events. Here are some pictures of various things. Some other information about the concerts: this article and also this interview: There were a few [...]

Concerts, Albums and a Dollhouse

On Sunday afternoon (4th oct) at 2pm I will be presenting a concert of live multimedia at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum. It will feature some brilliantly talented local performers - Nick Hollamby, Ian Chapman, John Egenes, and Sophie Morris. If you are in town come along.   Sound the Ocean (a Hamilton based band) has [...]

Concerts!

On Tuesday 4th of August I gave a concert called 'Imagined Landscapes'. It was a collection of music I have composed, most new, some revisits of older stuff. Lots of multimedia things, and some multi-sensory elements exploring smell and taste. Sharron Bennett of Sharron Bennett Photography took a bunch of pictures of the concert... you [...]

Concerts and Recordings

Things continue to be busy... but rewardingly so. Working on music with Chris Lam Sam, a performance workshop with the NZTrio, collaborative discussions with food scientists and perfumers, a trip to Nelson for the Composers Workshop, and collaborations with Otago Arts Fellows. Also coming up: IMAGINED LANDSCAPES A concert of multimedia music at Marama Hall [...]

Concerts

Coming up this week (August 7th and 8th) is 'SOUND AND LIGHT: A Mozart Fellow Showcase'. We just finished rehearsal for the show, and it is going to be a great little show. All the works presented involve the skills and talents of a number of great collaborators. It has been an honour to work [...]

Sound and Light

On August 7th and 8th I am presenting a showcase concert of new multimedia work called "SOUND AND LIGHT" This performance will feature a number of premieres of new works I have composed throughout my time as the Mozart Fellow. Including: - Signature Asymmetry - for percussion and backing track. Performed by Robbie Craigie - Flare - an [...]

Not a one way street (video)

Here is part two of my finished PhD Concert footage... The video for today is the piece that opened the concert. Not a one way street by J.Mayall For viola, cello, synth and backing track. This piece 'Not a one way street' is about cyclic but slightly alter journeys that occur through our hectic everyday [...]

Concert videos coming soon!

I am busy working away on my new piece (currently titled) 'Sketches of an Intergalactic Earworm' for piano trio and boombox - it's nearly finished and I am pretty excited about it! In the meantime, the videos from my PhD concert are pretty much ready for uploading - just one final check to do and [...]