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Roots

Participants: Alexis Taylor, Anna Meredith, Green Gartside, Mara Carlyle, Max De Wardener, South London Ordnance

Series: Faster Than Sound, Residencies

Ideas explored: old music reimagined

Inspired by Britten’s many arrangements of folk songs, this event takes the original songs that inspired him and asks six very different musicians to create their own interpretions.

Bringing together singer-songwriter Mara Carlyle, Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor collaborating with Green Gartside of Scritti Politti, acoustic and electronic composer Anna Meredith, Max de Wardener whose work ranges from electronica to instrument making as well as house and techno composer South London Ordnance.