My work Edgeland will feature in BEAST FEaST, alongside featured artists Hildegard Westerkamp, Chris Watson, Budhaditya Chattopadhyay, Pete Stollery & Yang Yeung.
For 2021, BEAST FEaST takes place in partnership with the UK and Ireland Soundscape Community and the World Forum for Acoustic Ecology.
This first online film season at the Barn, curated by filmmaker Huw Wahl, is a space to come together and think about what an expanded, or broader notion of ecological cinema might look like. It will feature my sound art work 'Edgeland'.
Myself, Manuella Blackburn, Alok Nayak, and Jonny Batchelor will be presenting 'Fragmenting the archive for creativity: developing digital sample packs of Indian musical instrument sounds' as part of Digital Archive and Canon workshop.
Seed Studios - Workshop with Hayley Suviste and Luke Dobbin
I will be presenting a workshop alongside Luke Dobbin next week for
Seed Studios, discussing a few different techniques I have used to create a composition from sounds and field recordings submitted by the Seed Studio's community for their found around project!
Podcast release: Is there grass growing in-between the cobbles?
Myself and Ryan Wood were interviewed for this podcast by artist Danielle Porter and Hilary Friend who examine the theme of Open Spaces. We feature at 28:29 and discuss soundwalks, The Manchester Ear and our recent sound art projects.
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2020 - Premiere
BNF Richelieu Site, 58 Rue de Richelieu, 75002 Paris, France
My work Lōka has been nominated for Phonurgia Nova's Découvertes Pierre Schaeffer award!
The Festival is the oldest and most prestigious event in the field of radio and sound art in France. Progressively it has become one of the internationally most important prize for cutting-edge works of radio.
36 Charlotte St, 36 Charlotte St, Manchester M1 4FD, UK
A audio-locative soundwalk around Manchester's Chinatown, that I created on a residency at CFCCA. This soundwalk aims to sonically animate the content of the archive, bringing to life the hidden histories and images within and inviting new audiences and communities to engage with these stories.
My work 'Lōka' has been selected for performance at BEAST FEaST 2020: Come Together. The festival aspires to joyously defy the idea of a disunited world, to explore ideas of optimism, reconciliation and restoration, and celebrate the ways that electronic music can bring us together.
Leeds College of Music, 3 Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7PD, UK
Electric Storm at 'Sounds like THIS Festival' follows on from the Both Sides Now residency that I took part in this January, which saw 14 of the North's most innovative music creators, producers and digital artists to showcase a bold new audiovisual work inspired by Delia Derbyshire
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
My work Lōka will be performed at the 2020 spring edition of the MANTIS festival (29th Feb-1st March) ‘Digital Overlays’ on Sunday 1st March 14:00-15:00 at the Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama.
Electric Storm with Delia Derbyshire Residency Showcase
Spirit Studios, 65-69 Downing St, Manchester M1 7JE, UK
I was selected to take part in a week long residency with Delia Derbyshire Day, Bishi and Brighter Sound at Spirit Studios alongside 13 other artists from across the North.
Join us for an intimate sharing of a bold new audio visual work inspired by electronic music pioneer Delia Derbyshire.