Untitled Valley of Fear (2016), for object trio, tape and video
"However great your reach, whatever you touch, shall touch flesh."
Austin Osman Spare
"Wasn't it a surprise when we found his picture in the papers! In the end he went away to an unknown destination. Goods vans occupy the centre of a town. They are the dead leaves of the market-place."
André Breton & Philippe Soupault
Untitled Valley of Fear is the second of a triptych of new pieces for object performers, live electronics, tape and video that explore the lives and works of three famous London-based visionaries: William Blake (1757-1827), Austin Osman Spare (1886 - 1956) and Nicholas Hawksmoor (1661 - 1736).
Recorded at Centralstation on 7th August 2016 as part of the 48th International Summer Course for New Music, Darmstadt