Maya Verlaak

Composer & performer

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A selection of research projects & conferences:

13-14 June
Lecture in collaboration with Karin de Fleyt, Presenting ‘KlangfarbenTanz’, written for Karin de Fleyt.
At King’s College London
RMA Music and Philosophy Study Group
RMA MPSG 2017 Conference, London

6 June
Lecture at University of York
Presenting: 'Collaborating with contextual compositional characteristics and limitations in order to generate compositional material.'
The Arts & Philosophy Conference Creative Processes in the Arts

25 May
Lecture/performance at Stamford Court University of Leicester
Presenting 'Johann Ludwig Luig'
for Midlands3Cities DTP Research Festival, 2017

23 May

Lecture at Birmingham Conservatoire
Presenting ‘Hands-on’ at the Post Graduate research presentations day.

22 March
Lecture and performance at the De Montfort University, Leicester
Presenting ‘KlangfarbenTanz’ at the Post Graduate research presentations day.

1-2 July
Lecture/Performance about my recent work (2015-2016)
Performed by Howard Skempton and Maya Verlaak
At the RMA Music and/as Process, 4th Annual Conference Bath Spa University

12 May
Presenting "All English Music is Greensleeves (II)"
Performed by Andy Ingamells and Paul Norman
At M3C-Nottingham Research Festival, Nottingham UK

20 December
Lecture-Performance at the Animusic Organology Conference, Portugal: ANIMUSIC
Presenting 'Reinventing Forgotten instruments'

2015 - 2018 Starting the AHRC funded Midlands3Cities Doctoral studies (UK)
at Birmingham City University &
De Montfort University, Leicester (UK)

2015 Research into Dick Raaijmakers'Nachtmuziek' for 'Dag in de Branding' Festival 2015 (with Gilius Van Bergeijk)

2013-2015 Masters research: 'Reinventing Forgotten instruments'

2013 Research into the 'Clavessin Electrique' with Gilius Van Bergeijk

2011 Karlheinz Stockhausen Microphonie II: remaking the tape for performance at The Hague Royal Conservatoire (NL)

Gilius Van Bergeijk and Maya Verlaak during the try out performance of Dick Raaijmakers' Nachtmuziek
 at the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague (NL)