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Modern Medieval Music

Fiddle and recorder player Laura Cannell joins Stuart with a selection of music from modern artists who connect to the sounds, structures and textures of medieval music.

Fiddle and recorder player Laura Cannell joins Stuart with music that connects the middle ages to the modern world. Laura's own music explores ancient traditions with improvisation and experimental techniques, here she looks at the artists who have inspired her which have strong connections to the sounds, structures and textures of medieval music. Featuring tracks by harpist Rhodri Davies, electronic duo Matmos and Oneontrix Point Never.

1 hour

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  • Plone

    The Greek Alphabet

    • For Beginner Piano.
    • Warp Records.
  • Rhodri Davies

    Questions Of _________ Middle Distance

    • Wound Response.
    • Alt.Vinyl.
  • Hoofus

    Despite Everything

    • Front & Follow.
  • Sequentia

    Ragnarok

    • Edda - Myths From Medieval Iceland.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • Oneohtrix Point Never

    A Pact Between Strangers

    • Rifts.
    • No Fun Productions.
  • Matmos

    Zealous Order Of Candied Knights

    • The Civil War.
    • Matador.
  • Laura Cannell & Rhodri Davies

    Even A Moment

    • Feathered Swing Of The Raven.
    • Brawl Records.
  • Syd Barrett

    Gigolo Aunt

    • Barrett.
    • Harvest.
  • John Surman

    Crystal Walls

    • Coruscating.
    • ECM Records.

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