Selected Writings

  • King, A., Mackay, R., Prior, H., 2015 “Digital delivery of instrumental lessons in remote rural locations” The ninth triennial conference of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences, Manchester University (August 2015)
  • King, A., Mackay, R., Prior, H., 2015 “Using online technology to deliver music performance lessons in rural communities” The Eighth International Research in Music Education Conference, Exeter University, (April 2015)
  • Mackay, R., 2015. “Strata Sequence: From musical rocks to palaeosoundscapes”. Divergence Press, Issue 4, Feb 2015, CeReNeM (ISSN 2052-3467)
  • Mackay, R., Newell, C., Edwards, A., Howard, M., Coates, L., Balentine, B., Jones, K., Barker, P., 2014, “A Concert for Artificial and Human Voices”, Reflections on Process in Sound, Issue 3, Sept 2014, pp 78 – 92, CRISAP
  • Mackay, R., 2013, “Living Waves: Rocks and Ruskin” (abstract). Proceedings of Tape to Typdef conference. University of Sheffield, 2013.
  • Mackay, R., 2013. “Review of Evolution and Collaboration: The Composition, Rehearsal and Performance of Finnissy’s Second String Quartet, Amanda Bayley and Michael Clarke (2011) Lancaster: Palatine (DVD)”, Journal of Music, Technology and Collaboration, Vol 5, No 3, 1 January 2013, Intellect (ISSN 1752-7066)
  • Mackay, R. 2012. “Equanimity: delicate balance in composition” (abstract). Proceedings of The Global Composition Conference on Sound, Media and the Environment. Dieburg, Germany: Hochschule Darmstadt & Fachbereich Media, 443 (ISBN: 978-3-00-038817-0) • Mackay, R., 2011, “Living Waves: Geological Music” (abstract). Proceedings of The Australasian Computer Music Conference. University of Auckland. ACMA, 2011.
  • Mackay, R., King, A., 2011, ‘Interactive Installations: Exploring Collaborative Working Practice Through Blended Learning and Public Engagement’. 7th International Research in Music Education Conference, University of Exeter, 2011.
  • Mackay, R., 2007, “The Joy of Joyce – Two Different Approaches to the use of Voice and Language in Electroacoustic Music”. Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Summer Conference, Leeds Metropolitan University, 2007.