Martin Parker

songs for an airless room

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Somewhere between documentary, theatre and opera, songs for an airless room is a piece of music to be performed in cinemas. Featuring the vocal extremes of Phil Minton and relentless clatter of percussionist Joby Burgess, with computer processing, live visuals and surround sound, the piece explores a potential for obsessive isolation wrought by digital technologies.

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