Tal Rosner

Artist/Filmmaker

Project :: Year

TV

Classical/Contemporary Music

Dance

Music Promo

Large Scale Installation (outdoors)

Gallery

Other

Tal Rosner is BAFTA-winning artist and filmmaker. His work on multi-disciplinary collaborations, from orchestral music and contemporary dance to television graphics, has been described as 'most astounding' (The Times) 'ingenious' (Variety) and 'heralding a new genre' (The New Yorker). With a unique style of digital craftsmanship, he stands out at the forefront of international moving image practice, both on screen and on stage.

Reel
Tal's reel on Vimeo. Click below for a short and sweet review of recent (and less recent) work. Soundtrack by Skins' legendary Segal.


September 4, 2014/Great North Run Million
In September, Newcastle Gateshead Quayside and the River Tyne will be transformed into a huge outdoor arena for an Opening Ceremony, marking the start of the official countdown to the 1 millionth finish of the Great North Run. Telling the incredible story of the North East, Tal is creating a specially commissioned film and animation celebrating past, present and future ingenuity in the North East—to be projected onto the Sage Gateshead. Click here for a YouTube rundown from GNRCulture.



2014-15/Britten/Four Sea Interludes
Following its World Premiere with New World Symphony in Miami in October 2013, the Philadelphia Orchestra concerts in March 2014, and the recent West Coast Premiere with the San Francisco Symphony in June 2014 (under the baton of Michael Tilson Thomas, pictured below), the 'absorbing and provocative' (Classical Voice America) new video interpretation of Britten's Four Sea Interludes by four leading American orchestras will continue to tour next year. 
Click here for the SF Chronicle Preview by Jesse Hamlin.

April 30, 2014/Wall Street Journal
A press feature by Arian Campo-Flores, who followed Tal to Philadelphia—about the increasing use of video projection in the orchestral music world. Featuring an interview, pictures and video. 
Click here to view article in full.



April 11, 2014/Skins Focus
A short interview with Tal about his crossover practice, featured on the Skins YouTube Channel. March 22, 2014/INERTIA/Channel 4 Random Acts INERTIA, Tal's collaboration with choreographer Cameron McMillan, will be broadcast on Channel 4 and promoted on the Random Acts website. The project is a 3-minute Dance Film, with music by Bryce Dessner. Commissioned by the Ballet Boyz, with the support of Arts Council England-and a special thanks to Animated Exeter.
Click here for the YouTube link.

November 16-19, 2013/Ligeti Synergy/Work in Progress
A collaborative video and music project with world-renowned American violinist Jennifer Koh, to be premiered in 2016. Since 2009, Tal and Jenny have worked closely to fluidly integrate video and music into cohesive artistic experiences. The Ligeti Violin Concerto project will be their most ambitious endeavour thus far. 
Click here for Tal and Jennifer's first collaboration.

July 1-6, 2013/The Egg/Royal Opera House R&D
For the past six months Tal has been developing ideas for a new opera in collaboration with composer Christopher Mayo. The Hard-boiled Egg, based on a teleplay by Eugene Ionesco, had kindly received a week of research and development at the Royal Opera House in London–to start experimenting with this project. Click here for Chris' Sound and Music blog entry, describing the process.