Category Archives: Creative Enterprise

My creative research (composition) and community enterprise

5th International Conference on Community Psychology, Fortaleza, Brazil, 3.9.14 – 6.9.14

My overview I presented a joint paper in the segment: COMMUNITY ARTS-BASED EMPOWERMENT PROCESSES: VISIONS, RELATIONS AND CRITICAL REFLECTIONS FROM UK, AUSTRALIA AND BARCELONA CONTEXT. courtesy of @GamesASC       The Conference Programme was so extremely diverse and covered such a huge … Continue reading

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Book Chapters alert: My creative enterprise work that uses Liberation Psychology! 29.4.14

Towards emotional well-being through Liberation Practices: A dialogical approach Edited by Gillian Hughes & Taiwo Afuape Routledge: London I have written two chapters for this volume; ‘“Keeping it Real”: Liberation as the link between creativity and resistance’ and ‘Holdin’ On: … Continue reading

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Why Stuart Hall was music to my ears, 20.2.14

Here is my personal tribute to Stuart Hall the Jamaican-born cultural theorist who had a major impact on British critical thinking for over 50 years. Stuart, you will be sorely missed….. Please visit my Academia.edu page

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Tribute to Mr King, 24.12.14

Album of my African American inspired organ music played by Michael Bonaventure Organ, St Peter’s Episcopal Church, Edinburgh Download the album sleeve notes here Album available here

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What has happened to all that Beauty? Album sleeve notes, 17.11.13

Album of early string quartets performed by some of the UK’s leading string quartets. Download the album sleeve notes here Album available here

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Wiggins, G. (1995) One Voice: Conflict and Unity Concert

One Voice was a contemporary music ensemble that I set up in Edinburgh.

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Mathieson, K. (1996) Emperor String Quartet, Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh. The Herald: Sunday Herald, Thursday March 21st

A review of my string quartet, “What has happened to all that Beauty?”

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Halle, (2013) ONLY YOU 2.0 – WHERE DUBSTEP MEETS GAMELAN Captivating Halle [website] Thursday 30th May.

My ACE-commissioned dubstep gamelan piece with the Halle.

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Hollyman, G. (2013) Halle and MMU team up to create “dubstep” music. ManMetLife, Friday 24th May.

My ACE-commissioned dubstep gamelan piece with the Halle.

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Scottish Arts Council (2001) SCOTTISH ARTS COUNCIL PROJECT AND LOTTERY GRANTS: NOVEMBER 2001. [report] Edinburgh: Scottish Arts Council, p.5

For my work with Soul II Soul.

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