Journal

  • Vladimír Hirsch - Sense Geometry (© 2006 Ars Benevola Mater)

    7 Jun 2007, 09:40 by JanBlanicky

    Album of compositions for synthesizers, drums, percussions and digital technique, op. 54. 1998. Musicians: Vladimír Hirsch: synthesizers, samplers, drums, computer. Conceptual album of compositions, based on author´s fictive, geometric symbolism of certain mechanisms of the human psyche. It is an attempt to detect or prove the existence of a certain order in illusory chaos. The author calls this musical form of mathematical theory “fractal musical geometry”, as has already been mentioned. To this purpose he uses signals of intervals, rhythm, structure and instrumentation logic. Sound is an important component, creating a simply structured, yet emotionally tense atmosphere, where the lightly industrialised or noise instrumentation of the compositions plays the role of the chaotic and likewise irritating element, the hypnotic rhythm than the role of order’s go-between, pointing attention’s direction to another levels of seeing things. Creative principles of this album, where is applicated mathematical theory of chaos, resp. …
  • Integrated music of composer Vladimír Hirsch

    7 Jun 2007, 08:58 by JanBlanicky

    Vladimír Hirsch is Czech composer of new forms of , and music. His work is represented not only solo projects - he is founder and leader of ensembles of progressive orchestral industrial and dark-ambient music Aghiatrias, Skrol and Zygote (CZ).

    Vladimír Hirsch has been composing since 1972. Soon, he takes up experimental rock () and jazz music up to 1986. He was active in several formations (above all in post-punk and dark-core band Der Marabu). In 1987 he decided to focus on classical musical form as well, nevertheless with an attempt to enhance the action potential by modern means of expression and by searching for specific processes. He attempts to resume the tradition of 20th century Czech music and draws inspiration from first Leoš Janáček, later also Miloslav Kabeláč, but eventually attains his own clear-cut position both in tone creative principles as in composition style and opinion on orchestration and the role of not quite musical components in it. …
  • Vladimír Hirsch - Sense Geometry (© 2006 Ars Benevola Mater)

    20 Feb 2007, 09:44 by JanBlanicky

    Sense Geometry - album of compositions for synthesizers, drums, percussions and digital technique, op. 54. 1998. Musicians: Vladimír Hirsch: synthesizers, samplers, drums, computer. Conceptual album of compositions, based on author´s fictive, geometric symbolism of certain mechanisms of the human psyche. It is an attempt to detect or prove the existence of a certain order in illusory chaos. The author calls this musical form of mathematical theory “fractal musical geometry”, as has already been mentioned. To this purpose he uses signals of intervals, rhythm, structure and instrumentation logic. Sound is an important component, creating a simply structured, yet emotionally tense atmosphere, where the lightly industrialised or noise instrumentation of the compositions plays the role of the chaotic and likewise irritating element, the hypnotic rhythm than the role of order’s go-between, pointing attention’s direction to another levels of seeing things. …