electric re::view #19 - November 2021
[from the STUDIO archive and recommendations]

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wAteR-climaTe festival Cape Farewell :: 3rd - 10th November (2021)
Cape Farewell, in partnership with Lighthouse, presents the wAteR-climaTe festival. Venue - Lighthouse, Poole

Bridport Literary Festival :: 7th - 13th November (2021)
Tickets are available from the Bridport TIC - 01308 424901

countertext :: from the studio archive (2008 - 2014)
A collection of transmedia installations and events, sited in local shops and other venues, to complement the Bridport Literary Festival including painting, photography, sculpture, video, sound and performance, curated by David Rogers and Nigel Slight.

being human festival :: 11th - 20th November (2021)
2021 theme 'Renewal'.

festival highlights:

Sounding the River Quaggy :: 13th November (2021)
Organisers: Goldsmiths, University of London
Partners: Quaggy Waterways Action Group

Hearing Colour: Sonic Worlds and Other Senses :: 20th November (2021)
Organisers: Queen Mary University of London
Partners: IKLECTIK


The Chimes :: Cities and Memory (2021)
This album is all about bells - the iconic signal sound of towns, cities, religions and spirituality - and how the amazing sounds of bells can be used creatively.

St Martin's Church Remembrance Sunday :: St. Martin's Church Bell Ringers (2016)

Bells in The Walled Garden :: David J Pitt (2021)
It is windy in the large walled garden next to the church. To the right a mother sits talking on the phone. Her baby cries. She leaves passing in front of the mics. A plane flies over. Noon comes and the chimes sound from two different bells.

Track of the month:

Pulvis et umbra sumus (extract) :: David Rogers (2016)
We are but dust and shadow.
Book IV, ode vii, line 16. Horace.


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