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All in all an excellent concert

Thursday, November 24, 2016

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Alex Gowan-Webster gives an audience perspective of Lexicon with The Hermes Experiment. Very pleased he liked it!

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Guest post - Filthy Lucre: Sounding Body

Sunday, November 20, 2016

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In a guest post, Filthy Lucre's artistic director Joe Bates, interviews George Barton about 2 pieces he's performing in 'Sounding Body' on 26th and 27th November. Both pieces respond to the eighteenth century idea that the body is comprised of resonant strings. Music vibrated them, shaking emotions and temperaments in time to its reverberations

Permalink to Audience Review: Focus is required and rewarded

Audience Review: Focus is required and rewarded

Friday, November 18, 2016

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Stephen Loveless gives an audience perspective on Lexicon with The Hermes Experiment on 16th November 2016 at The Crypt on the Green

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Catching up with Andrew Thomas

Sunday, November 13, 2016

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Ahead of Lexicon with The Hermes Experiment, we caught up with composer Andrew Thomas to learn more about him and his new piece: Flowers, Aren't They?

Permalink to Creating Familiar Objects

Creating Familiar Objects

Monday, November 7, 2016

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Poet Ali Lewis talks about his experience of creating a semi-improvised work based on his 12 short poems with The Hermes Experiment for Lexicon

Permalink to Catching up with Jia Chai

Catching up with Jia Chai

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

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Ahead of Lexicon with The Hermes Experiment in a couple of weeks, we caught up with composer Jia Chai to find out more about her piece and how she writes

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Heloise Werner's Playlist

Sunday, September 18, 2016

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Heloise Werner's playlist based on pieces and composers that she's discovered through performance that have really stayed with her

Permalink to The Joy of Workshops

The Joy of Workshops

Sunday, September 4, 2016

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Anne Denholm, harpist with The Hermes Experiment, talks about our recent composer workshop

Permalink to Guest Post: Sixteen Love Songs

Guest Post: Sixteen Love Songs

Sunday, May 15, 2016

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Pianist William Howard talks about his new recording on Orchid Classics of (mostly) nineteenth century love songs and the competition he's launching to commission composers to write 21st century love songs

Permalink to Audience Review: Goose-bumps, intimacy and freedom

Audience Review: Goose-bumps, intimacy and freedom

Friday, May 6, 2016

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Audience Review by Lucy Anderson of Place with Workers Union Ensemble at The Warehouse, Waterloo on 16th April 2016