COMPOSITIONS

Bamboo Ring - Milan Design Week 2021

Multichannel music/sound installation for Kengo Kuma's Bamboo Ring, exhibited at Milan Design Week (4-19 September 2021). Collaboration with Kengo Kuma, OPPO & Musicity. 

 

In Partnership with:

OPPO, Interni Magazine, London Design Festival
Curated by Clare Farrow


Design team: Kengo Kuma & Kengo Kuma Laboratory, University of Tokyo / Project Leader, Toshiki Hirano 


Music by Midori Komachi / Produced by Musicity (MSCTY)
Sound system & light design by Eleonora Oreggia 



Musician in Residence, British Council / PRS Foundation

As part of her digital residency at Diamantina (Brazil), Midori was commissioned to write two works for Diamantina Youth Symphony Orchestra and Diamantina Brass Band.

These pieces will be premiered at the Vesperata Festival and the Youth Orchestra concert. 

 



LUSH: New Spa Experience

 

Midori collaborated with UK Cosmetics brand LUSH in writing original music for the new massage treatment 'Tangled Hair'.

This was launched along with the opening of the LUSH Spa at the Shinjuku Flagship Store. 

 

NEW SPA EXPERIENCE: 

Tangled Hair, LUSH Shinjuku

 



Musicity x Sculpture in the City

 

 

Midori wrote Full as Deep for Undershaft in the City of London, commissioned by Musicity x Sculpture in the City.

 

The piece was premiered in July 2018 and subsequently in July 2019 as part of Whitechapel Gallery's late night festival, Nocturnal Creatures, in which Midori gave a special performance next to Nancy Rubins' sculpture, Crocodylius Philodendrus. 

 

Full as Deep is now available on the Musicity WebApp when visiting Undershaft in the City of London.



LIFE Exhibition

Commissioned by Maggie's Centres UK 

 

In collaboration with electronic artist/producer Ski Oakenfull, Midori wrote the music for Maggie's Centres' LIFE Exhibition. 

 

Since the launch in September 2017 at Christie's London, this exhibition has toured around the UK throughout 2017-2019, at galleries including:

 

Christie's (London)

The Lowry (Manchester)

The Senedd (Cardiff) 

Pallant House Gallery (Chichester)



Outside the Lines Vol.2

2018 

 

Song of Koki-riko for solo violin and field recordings

Tranquility for solo violin

 

Released as part of Nonclassical's compilation EP Outside the Lines Vol.2.