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Attack, resonance and decay

Half a tonne of Double Bell and percussive textures. Verity Sharp features new music for a giant bell from Dominic Murcott, virtuosic percussion playing and ancient voices.

Half a tonne of Double Bell and percussive textures, with Verity Sharp.

Attention-grabbing percussion playing from Sō Percussion contrasts with the soft, deep sound of the giant bell which pervades Harmonic Canon, a new work by composer Dominic Murcott.

Verity also samples the latest release by Lau member Kris Drever, features a new recording of piano music by the Japanese composer Toshi Ichiyanagi and plays a track from Liam Byrne, a viola da gamba player who blurs the lines between old and new.

Produced by Freya Hellier.
A Reduced Listening production for BBC Radio 3.

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1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edgelarks

    Spencer the Rover

    • Feather.
    • Dragonfly Roots.
  • Erlend Apneseth Trio


    • Salika, Molika.
    • Hubro.
  • Jack Body

    Musik Mulut (Mouth Music)

    • Suara: Environmental Music From Java.
    • Ode Records.
  • Toshi Ichiyanagi

    Cloud Atlas

    Performer: Kaoru Tashiro.
    • Cloud Atlas / Vertical Study.
    • Sub Rosa.
  • s t a r g a z e & Greg Saunier

    Walken's Syndrome

    • Instruments (A Track By Track Re-Composition of Fugazi's 'In On The Killtaker').
    • Transgressive Records.
  • Glenn Kotche & So Percussion

    Drumkit Quartet #1

    • Drumkit Quartets.
    • Cantaloupe Music.
  • Dominic Murcott

    The Harmonic Canon: Part II

    Ensemble: arx duo.
    • The Harmonic Canon.
    • Nonclassical.
  • Mahmoud Gunia

    Bolila Ya Bolila

    • El Foulani Baba Ya Sidi.
    • Yein France & Sawt Maarif.
  • Kris Drever

    The Viking's Bride

    • Hill and Shore.
    • Reveal Records.
  • Liam Byrne & Nico Muhly

    Drones and Viola da Gamba

    • Concrete.
    • Bedroom Community.
  • Sarah Angliss

    Raven (Thought)

    • Air Loom.
  • Paco Rossique

    The Associative Unknowledge

    • The Visit of the Stranger (2017 -2018).
    • Linear Obsessional.


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