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Resonant Bodies Festival

World premiere of poem for a dried up river, a setting of a poem by British poet Alice Oswald, presented at New York’s Resonant Bodies Festival. Performed and composed by Jane Sheldon.

With Sarah Brailey, soprano / William Lang, trombones & conch shell / Adrianne Munden-Dixon, violin / Hannah Levinson, viola / Julia Henderson, cello / Caitlin Cawley, percussion / Jess Tsang, percussion / Jeffrey Gavett, conductor

Elizabeth Gadsby: designer and co-creator

Benjamin Carey: sound design

Danielle Micich: choreographic consultant

Read more about the background to the poem here.

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

Image: Carole Raddato

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Later Event: October 12
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