BA (Hons) Music
Emma Arandjelovic has recently had a saxophone piece commissioned and performed, titled The Food of Love. Performed by Gavin Mungersdorf on alto sax.
“In October I responded to a call-out for composers by OCA Programme Leader for Painting and Drawing, Emma Drye, who was leading a project based around creativity in workplaces. The project involved the creation of a number of artworks, inspired by employees at the Arthur Conan Doyle Centre in Edinburgh, one of which includes this saxophone solo. The music was composed using a series of photographs taken from an employee’s office walls as inspiration — photographs of a carefree child, visionary thinkers and the simple pleasures of good food, evoking joy, hope, nostalgia, and a real passion for life. The piece was performed live at the exhibition’s opening and made available via headphones as part of an installation afterwards”.
Listen to Emma’s Composition Food of Love