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Thursday - Verity Sharp

Tonight's programme includes music by the Dead Rat Orchestra inspired by the men of Ness on the Isle of Lewis and their tradition of gannet hunting, reworkings of the Sacred Harp song Idumea by experimental music group Current 93, and Chinese producer Fu Yü turns Fish Cooking into blip art. Plus Musica Sacra perform Astronaut Anthem by Meredith Monk. With Verity Sharp.

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Thu 18 Oct 2012 23:10

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