Exposed Melodies

Welcome to Exposed Melodies our composer podcast series where we aim to provide a creative platform for our composer members to speak about their music and their interests. If you would like to be considered for featuring on Exposed Melodies, please contact: Christopher Glasgow

Exposed Melodies with Oliver Searle
The latest feature interview in our Exposed Melodies series is composer & educator Oliver Searle. We speak about his influences, his early life as a composer, his work with Drake Music Scotland through new technologies, and of course his recent 2012 PRSF nomination.

Exposed Melodies with Alex Smoke
Tune into hear our latest podcast with composer, producer and DJ Alex Smoke.We discuss his early years as a young musician, his interest in club culture, using music software and his recent composed / soundtrack works with the Scottish Ensemble.

Exposed Melodies with Julian Wagstaff
Tune into our latest composer podcast to hear all about Julian Wagstaff's inspirations, interest in German history, his love of musical theatre and his work in collaboration with science projects. You can find more about Julian on

Exposed Melodies with Edward McGuire
Tune into our latest podcast featuring Edward McGuire. We discuss his earliest musical memories and political influences as a young musician and composer. Additionally we hear about his handwritten scores, calligraphy & his latest developments into new technologies.

Exposed Melodies with Cathie Boyd
Cryptic is an internationally-renowned producing art house, creating a lasting artistic legacy by presenting high-quality, innovative work. Tune in to our latest podcast featuring artistic director Cathie Boyd as we discuss the company and the many performances and projects they have been involved in.

Exposed Melodies with John McLeod
Recent podcast featuring composer John McLeod as he speaks about his many inspirations, discusses the variety of genre & timbre he has written for and offers valuable advice to young composers as they begin their musical journey.

Exposed Melodies with John Maxwell Geddes
Meeting with John Maxwell Geddes to discuss his music over the years, this year (2011) he has become the featured composer for the St Magnus Festival where several of his works will be performed. We talk about his inspiration, his experiences & some of his more unusual works.

Exposed Melodies with Rory Boyle
Exposed Melodies with Rory Boyle - Following the recent British Music Award nomination for his opera Kaspar Hauser, we invited Rory Boyle in to talk to us about his musical career as we launch our new series of Composer Podcasts. The performance and performers on this recording were from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama in Glasgow.

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