Monthly Archives: May 2010

Local TV coverage of the LOLs

This was posted a while ago on the site of our local CBS affiliate, WAFB. It’s a nice little story announcing the LOLs, and it aired a couple of hours before our debut concert. Here’s the link: The commercials … Continue reading

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Thea Musgrave’s “Narcissus”

Hello All, This is Lindsey H., a member of the LOLs.  I am currently finishing my master’s degree in flute performance at LSU.  I focus mostly on performing Contemporary works and was fortunate enough to adapt my master’s program at … Continue reading

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Realizing Cartridge Music

The focus of the Laptop Orchestra of Louisiana is to explore real-time computational technologies and digital media for the purpose of ensemble music making. An orchestra has to start somewhere, and this orchestra began with projects and pieces primarily for … Continue reading

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It’s a bird, it’s a plane… it’s a composition, it’s an instrument

As an ensemble paradigm, the laptop orchestra is still young. Much of what we are doing on a regular basis is asking questions and searching for answers. Is this an egalitarian ensemble, or do players have distinct roles like in … Continue reading

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LOLs Debut Performance Video

Here’s a video of from our debut concert, April 14, 2010 at Shaver Theatre in the Music & Dramatic Arts building on the LSU campus. This is a performance of CliX by Ge Wang. Enjoy.

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