Category Archives: Harold Schellinx

Interview with Nicolas Collins

Harold Schellinx sent us an interview he recorded and recently transcribed. Since Harold is very good with words I copy his introduction. One side remark to the interview is the location where it was held. You will hear a lot of noises, some of musical origin, that are coming through from the background. ‘Embedded in Noises’ could be another take on ‘The Making of Contemporary Music.’ Here is Harold: “Part of this year’s Sonic Protest Festival were a series of lectures, workshops and performances by the American composer Nicolas Collins,…

Seventy Seconds, the 10 seconds a day Audio Diary of the prime year 2011 by Harold Schellinx

The new program by Harold Schellinx is exactly that what you read in the title. Harold maintains a SoundBlog in which he reports of all things sonic he is part of, instigates or witnesses. That’s why there is a written report that covers the before, during and after of this peculiar audio diary. Before there was “the My2k project of a small group of musicians who decided to each record 10 seconds of sound/music everyday of the year 2000.” Harold came across this idea a few years after. It was too…

Harold Schellinx – String Quartet for Windows, Open – The complete version of 24hours

Radio On is proud to present and broadcast this audio event. Harold Schellinx’ String Quartet for Windows, Open is a sound opus with a duration of 24 hours. Radio On will broadcast the entire version in the week-end of 25 and 26 October, without any breaks for coffee, bathroom or renewal of batteries. But word to Harold: “String Quartet with Windows, Open is a string quartet lasting 24 hours and playing in my living room; with all the windows wide open. Recorded between December 2013 and July 2014, the piece…