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Catalogue of Works

Jenni Roditi will be using this page as a ‘holding page’ for her catalogue of compositions, linked to her forthcoming Routledge chapter to be published in 2022 about Musical Leadership. Until a new site is ready for such a catalogue this page will be used and then readers will be redirected to a new link from this page in due course.

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Jenni Roditi in conversation with Peter Wiegold, September 2019

Part 1 An in-depth conversation about Jenni’s work as composer, performer, workshop leader, voice therapist, Jewish Buddhist and improvisation choirs’ artistic director. Threads and Hip Hopping  P.W. What was the most memorable musical experience of this year (2019) for you? J.R. It would have to be the performance I did at a concert a few months ago, in a duo, myself and my colleague Alistair Smith – the Vocal Tai […]

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TIC – poetry by Alistair Smith, from March 2019 gig

My friend and colleague, Alistair Smith has been an allay throughout the choirs’ project. He has blogged extensively about it, published on this site. At one concert (March 8th 2019) he moved into poetry in order to capture his responses. They are such good poems I reproduce them here, with his kind permission. Some have titles, as we presented new versions of tracks from our double EP ‘Landmass,’ recorded in […]

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Audience feedback from TIC/TOCfi concert with Cleveland Watkiss, special guest.

20th November 2016, Earl Haig Hall, Crouch End. 1 “Rather healing and mesmerising and at times comical! At moments very beautiful at moments jarring, mostly very listenable, occasionally a bit unpleasant. Always unexpected!  2 “Wow! What a stupendous soundscape these amazing choirs produced. A really captivating evening of polyphonic music with much heart and soul from all the singers. MORE PLEASE!” 3 “I love all improvisation – give them the […]

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TIC Social Dreaming Experiment for “LANDMASS” EP Listen Party.

Transcription of Social Dreaming Experiment with audience and singers together at the “Listen Party” launch of TIC’s début album, Landmass Vol 1. May 11th 2019 , The Loft. This is the group “dream”. Present in the room are about 40 people making comments (aprox. 6 singers from the album and 34 audience). The words spoken… Invocation Rhythmically meditative Quiet pulls you in Emerging Situational presence Fragility Filigree of a flower […]

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TOCfi Singers in Social Dreaming Experiment

As TIC and TOCfi evolved we undertook Social Dreaming experiments as a way to get in depth feedback from both singers and the Landmass Listen Party audience. Below is the TOCfi “dream”. Social Dreaming Process Create “snowflake” seating so people are in non-aligned concentric circles giving space to gaze out beyond the circle. Listen to music – collective listening for 30 minutes, extracts from snips of recordings from previous concerts. […]

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TIC Singers in Social Dreaming Experiment

As TIC and TOCfi evolved we undertook several Social Dreaming experiments as a way to get in depth feedback from both singers and the Landmass Listen Party audience. Below is the TIC “dream”.  Social Dreaming Process Create “snowflake” seating so people are in non-aligned concentric circles giving space to gaze out beyond the circle. Listen to music – collective listening for 30 minutes, extracts from snips of recordings from previous […]

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The Improvisers' Choir at Club Inegales, March 2019

Blog: TIC perform as part of Open University Women in Musical Leadership Conference

A Woman in Musical Leadership – TIC at Club Inégales, by Alistair Smith  8th March 2019 On the evening of March 8th, Jenni Roditi and the Improvisers’ Choir performed in the second of two concerts at Club Inégales in Euston, London. The concert was the culmination of a two day Open University conference International Women And/In Musical Leadership. Coinciding with International Women’s Day, the event focussed on what still remains […]

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The Improvisers' Choir at Club Inegales, March 2019

Calendar: Listen Party, EP Launch – with The Improvisers’ Choir, May 11

Following the launch of our first single STEM on 8.3.19 we are looking forward to the digital release of our first EP Volume 1 LANDMASS – which is released May 11. Join us in Crouch End at the home of the choir’s director for a Launch Listen party and some extra live specials as well…details …. : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/listening-party-landmass-vol-1-the-improvisers-choir-tickets-56943810470  

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