One Minute of Listening

Minute of Listening is an exciting and innovative project that has the potential to provide all primary-aged children with the opportunity to experience sixty seconds of creative listening each day of the school year. By downloading a simple application to their laptops, desktops or interactive whiteboards, teachers can bring a wealth of sonic resources into their classrooms.

www.minuteoflistening.org

For a full list of contributors:
www.minuteoflistening.org/pages/partners

 

Philip Jeck & Michaela Grill & Karl Lemieux | Montreal June 2014

SUONI PER IL POPOLO Festival Montreal, Canada
Thursday, June 12, 2014 Sala Rossa 13$/15$ 20h30

Austrian video artist Michaela Grill together with Canadian filmmaker Karl Lemieux and British turntablist Philip Jeck, will present a unique and improvised audio-visual performance in which image and sound, analog and digital elements are synergistically interwoven.

michaela grill: laptop
philip jeck: turntables
karl lemieux: 16mm projectors

suoniperilpopolo.org/events/page/7/

 

Q&A with Philip Jeck | 25th May 2014

Mike Harding hosts a Q&A with Philip Jeck at 4:30pm on Sunday. An immense musical event featuring performances from Robert Millis, Phillip Jeck, Basic House, Lee Patterson, Female Band, and Dean McPhee.

Fuse ArtSpace
Bradford
Free

Facebook entry here

 

Live Performances | May/June 2014

The Detroit Project (Bochum, Ruhr, Germany)
20:00-21.00. 15th, 16th and 17th May
at Turbinehalle, Jahrhunderthalle, Bochum, Germany

www.schauspielhausbochum.de/spielplan/liminal/


25th May
Fuse Artspace, Bradford, England
Q&A with Mike Harding [Touch] & live performance

wearefuse.co/threadfest/


Heart Of Noise Festival
Innsbruck, Austria.
8th June

www.heartofnoise.at

 

Live in Bristol | 1st February 2014

 

Philip Jeck & Sidsel Endresen Live at King's Place, London | Sunday 17th November 2013

Music / Sunday, 17 November 2013 - 5:00pm / Hall Two
Tickets

The legendary Norwegian vocalist Sidsel Endresen met revered British turntablist Philip Jeck at the Punkt Festival in Norway in 2011.

In 2012 they performed together as improvisers for the first time in Oslo in the conexions series. This show brings Scene Norway 2 to an exciting conclusion.

Presented in collaboration with conexions.

'To watch a woman sitting on a stool and share an [...] unfathomable technique, with a voice which is warm yet dangerous, appealing yet untouchable is an experience we don't find anywhere else.' Fiona Talkington

Curated by Fiona Talkington and part of EFG London Jazz Festival Kings Place Residency

 

The Skinny, Liverpool

 

Vinyl Requiem Revisited | FACT Magazine October 2013

WAXWORK: PHILIP JECK ON HIS LANDMARK TURNTABLE PIECE VINYL REQUIEM

Anyone with an interest in the historical moment where vinyl tilted from mainstream format to collector’s concern should spend time with Philip Jeck’s 1993 audiovisual piece Vinyl Requiem.

Continued here...

Semibreve Festival, Braga, Portugal

 

Tone 49D | The Sarsen Circle

Download only (320 kpbs MP3)
Reorganised by Philip Jeck

This live recording was made at Experimental Intermedia, New York City, for Touch.30 on 16th September 2012, and has been reorganised and edited by Philip Jeck. With thanks to Phill Niblock and Byron Westbrook. Live photo by Dave Knapik. Stone by Jon Wozencroft.

30 is the number of upright stones that originally encompassed the Sarsen Circle, Stonehenge's best known feature.

feat. Marcus Davidson - percussion | Mike Harding – Conductor (& percussion) | Philip Jeck - Casio SK1 keyboard, effects, mixing desk and MD player | Dave Knapik - radio, iphones, Buddha Machine, Polaroid 450 Land camera, Knockman toys: the Pororon and the ChaCha, and police scanner | Lary 7 - contrabass | Ken Montgomery - Slepian Modified Casiotone M-10, Trogtronics 655 Black Box & Kaoss Pad | JG Thirlwell - laptop, keyboard | Brian Turner - guitar/amp | Andrea, The Enchantress of Bioluminosity - Zils

Tracklist:

1. The Sarsen Circle 30' 00"


Download "The Sarsen Circle" [Zipped 320 kpbs MP3] in the TouchShop

 

Retrospective Michaela Grill

Liveperformance
Thursday, March 14th, 21.00, Kunsthaus Graz, Space 04

The Austrian video artist Michaela Grill, together with Canadian filmmaker Karl Lemieux and British turntablist Philip Jeck, will present an audio-visual performance: a unique and improvised live-interaction in which image and sound, analog and digital elements are synergistically interwoven.

Michaela Grill: laptop
Philip Jeck: turntables
Karl Lemieux: 16mm projectors

www.diagonale.at

 



TOUCH & TOUCHRADIO | PUBLISHING & LICENSING

Philip Jeck is published by Touch Music [MCPS]. His work is also released on Touch, one of the most influential independent labels based in the UK [founded 1981/2].

Philip has contributed pieces from his archives to TouchRadio

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INSTALLATIONS

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SPIRE




Philip Jeck is a member of Spire. You can read about Spire and all the live events, including photos, here

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DISCOGRAPHY & REVIEWS

Here are Philip Jeck's releases with the titles linked to the relevent page in the TouchShop. Reviews of all of Philip Jeck's releases can be read here

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BIOGRAPHY & PHOTOS

Philip Jeck studied visual art at Dartington College of Arts. He started working with record players and electronics in the early '80's and has made soundtracks and toured with many dance and theatre companies as we as well as his solo concert work.

A full CV can be downloaded here.

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FEATURES & PRESS COVERAGE

Reviews

Reviews of CDs and other releases can be found in the main Touch catalogue section, which can be found here

Features

There is a feature on Philip Jeck in the twelfth edition of The Sound Projector [published in March 2004]. More information can be found here. The Sound Projector is a really excellent magazine, well-worth buying.

And in September 2010, Italian magazine Blow Up published this feature.

Part One
Part Two

October 2011

You can read an interview with Philip Jeck here

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