Category Archives: music

Winterbourne Steepleton Church Band

Following Revered Jean’s glowing reports of the Church Band, we decided to attend and record the service at Winterbourne Steepleton. Musicians: Margaret (“the Boss”) on keyboard, Wendy on violin, Gill on flute, Alison on recorder and Jon on trumpet. :: … Continue reading

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SOUND : MUSIC : ROBOT in The Chapel on the Beach

SOUND : MUSIC : ROBOT from David Rogers on Vimeo. Alex McKechnie, David Rogers and Adrian Newton, improvised live electronic sound in The Chapel on the Beach, West Bay, Dorset. 18th August 2016. A live performance – part of the … Continue reading

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Nemeton – Unmotion [SLNT090]

Associate artist Adrian Newton’s [Nemeton] latest release ‘Unmotion’ is now available to download on the Silent Flow netlabel: http://silent.com.md/nemeton-unmotion-slnt090/ This set of pieces was inspired by the word ‘unmotion’, which originates from a poem by E. E. Cummings. The word … Continue reading

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SOUND MUSIC ROBOT :: a sound improvisation

Associate artists Alex McKechnie, David Rogers and Adrian Newton will be improvising live electronic sound on the theme of world religions. They will be joined on stage by Muffy, who will be listening to what they are playing and responding … Continue reading

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Bandcamp CD download releases

link to Bandcamp download page.

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Songs from Eastern Europe and Beyond

Love singing? Love the Jurassic Coast? DIVAcontemporary are thrilled to announce their first ever Jurassic Coast Singing Workshop with the internationally renowned choral director Colin Rea, exploring folk music from Eastern Europe and Africa at Eype Centre for the Arts, … Continue reading

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sonic coast :: sounding shore 2016

Whitstable Biennale 2016 Saturday 4th June 11am-5pm on the beach near Keams Yard link to programme notes Channel 1 : Live Performance Marcus Leadley • Xylitol • Nemeton [Adrian Newton] • Lab of Sonic Possibilities [Tansy Spinks and Iris Garrelfs] … Continue reading

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observation 1 & 2 :: two new works from Marc Yeats’ The Observatory Residencies

‘observation 1’ [ovington down] dedicated to Sadie Harrison [composer]. ‘observation 2’ [oxey marsh] dedicated to John McLeod [composer]. Live recordings of ‘observation 1’ [ovington down] and ‘observation 2’ [oxey marsh] on the 12th April 2016 at St. Thomas and All … Continue reading

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Desk/Work Spaces available

Desk/Work Spaces still available on a short or long term basis (daily/weekly/monthly) at DIVAcontemporary – creative media organization. The studio is situated in a peaceful rural location on Crepe Farm Business Park, between Bridport and Symondsbury.  Link to Map. We … Continue reading

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DADA garden

Celebrating a century of Dada, in a garden setting. Sunday April 24th, 1.30 – 6 pm. Free entry. Hilda Coles Open Learning Centre [behind the Priest’s House Museum] 23-27 High St, Wimborne BH21 1HR • Performances of improvised and experimental … Continue reading

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