Tag Archives: crowd funding

Introductions and links

In recent weeks I have made more connections around the world through various channels and for those new acquaintances, as well as for the benefit of more established colleagues, hello and this is what I’m up to. If you read … Continue reading

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The cash comparison

All the elements of the world premiere of Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas were paid for by the audience that attended the concert or will use the recorded music. The contributions were processed through Indiegogo which is a crowd funding … Continue reading

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12 hours to go or !@ ˙ø¨®ß †ø ©ø

In 12 hours, or at 7am Greenwich Mean Time (8am British Summer Time) the crowd funding experiment with Indiegogo will have elapsed. If you still want to contribute but have just been putting it off until the right time; now … Continue reading

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Wetherspoon world premiere – 5 days to go

  One hour of percussion music – Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas written by composer and percussionist Peter Birkby.  8 instrumentalists, over 60 percussion instruments and a musical mix of drum ‘n timpani, latin, contemporary, jazz and classical all on … Continue reading

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Countdown 6-4-3

  6 days to go to the world premiere – 26th June 2014, 7 to 8pm at the Joseph Bramah, 15 Market Hill, Barnsley, S70 2PX . 4 days for anyone to contribute and get a ‘perk’ on the crowd … Continue reading

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Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas – the instrumentalists

The featured part of drum kit in Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas will be premiered by Peter Fairclough supported by the Mixed Metals Percussion Ensemble under the direction of founder Steve Kohut. Peter Fairclough Peter studied drums and percussion at … Continue reading

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16 days and new video

Uploaded on YouTube a full version of one of the 37 sections from Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas to give an idea of how some of the music works – http://youtu.be/AZoJnksq2bc  Thank you to some of the ex-students from Barnsley … Continue reading

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17 days

The individual offer to crowd-fund Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas For over 30 years Peter Birkby has been participating in and organising world-wide musical events. For the past 10 years he has regularly brought to Barnsley virtuoso drummers and percussionists … Continue reading

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19 days to go for DDoDV, 12 days to respond to plans to cut funds for music services.

  Now in week two of four, my crowd-funding strategy to fund new music with inspirational and educational elements is proving to be very time consuming and as yet not that rewarding.  If the music services have to fundraise and … Continue reading

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20 days to go

The individual offer to crowd-fund Deranged Drums on Digital Vistas For over 30 years Peter Birkby has been participating in and organising world-wide musical events. For the past 10 years he has regularly brought to Barnsley virtuoso drummers and percussionists … Continue reading

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