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Artist Statement: Polyphonic Practice
I am a visual artist, singer-composer and performance maker, working in Bristol UK.
My work spans the mediums of performance, voice, drawing, music composition, sound art, video and artistic direction. READ MORE HERE
Current ongoing project: Site Singing - a pilot project to create voice-based sound works for English Heritage sites.
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- 2014 - SHOWREEL (10 min)
A selection of clips from 2011 onward, leading to a focus on Luminaire, a process-based piece inspired by the reverse engineering in 2006 of the earliest known vocal recording, Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville’s phonautogram of the folk lullaby Au Clare De La Lune (1860).
Luminaire, was performed in three versions, with varying degrees of pre-recording, liveness, and overlaying, over the course of a week in and around the Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton for Unframed, the University of Brighton MA degree show 2013.
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- 8 - 14th March WATERWEEEK 2015
Above: image created from photograph of the steam rolling over the thermal waters at Bath Spa
Sulis (Mouth) is a vocal sound work and performance, created specially for Waterweek. I recently swam in the thermal waters in Bath Spa for the first time. In the pre-Roman era, people travelled from far to consult Sulis, the goddess of the sacred waters amongst the mist and trees. I said her name into the water whilst submerged, and notices I could make some evocative sounds, which inspired the making of this piece.
Hear Watervoices, my work for Waterweek 2014
Watch a video of the live performance of Watervoices at Waterweek 2014: