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C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

D0 note (18.35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

C0 note (16,35 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

F0 note (21.83 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

G0 note (24.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

A0 note (27.50 Hz) — vibrating on liquid surface

Williamson, Gordon - M - Canada 

 
 

 

Biography

Gordon Williamson (b. 1974, Ottawa) is a Canadian composer currently based in Hannover, Germany. Recent activities include commissions and performances by RSO Stuttgart, Swedish Radio Choir, International Ensemble Modern Academy, Ensemble Contemporain de Montréal and the Kairos Quartet, as well as artist residencies at Künstlerhof Schreyahn, Schloss Wiepersdorf, the Styria Artist‐in-­Residence Program (Graz) and the Centre Récollets (Paris). The recipient of several awards and prizes for his work, Williamson most recently won the 2014 C4 Commissioning Competition in New York and a prize at the SWR Orchestra Workshop in 2012. Further awards and recognition include grants and artist stipends from the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony, the Canada Council for the Arts, and young composer awards from CBC/Radio-­Canada, SOCAN and ASCAP. Gordon Williamson studied composition in Hannover, Copenhagen, Bloomington and Halifax, Canada and his main teachers were Johannes Schöllhorn, Sven-­David Sandström, Bent Sørensen, Hans Abrahamsen and David Dzubay. He has taught composition at the Hochschule für Musik, Medien und Theater Hannover since 2010 and he is also vice­‐chairman of the HGNM.

 

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  • Gender: 
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  • Citizenship: 
    Canada
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