music !

September 22nd, 2006

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Recorded on the 15th September 2006, a dry day, the hole being fed by water from the pond :

flint

September 20th, 2006

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Now complete, the hole lies under a bed of flint, gathered from the surrounding hillside.

there’s a lot going on underground

September 20th, 2006

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Inside the hole hang instruments from vertical bars, while the horn sprouts two flexi hose roots, ending in cones, a mirror of the horn, to amplify the music of percussion and water.

More images . . . . .

looking up

August 30th, 2006

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view from under the ground

August 29th, 2006

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ten thousand litres

August 10th, 2006

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It never rains anymore. Since a 3 week downpour at the end of April half filled the pond, it’s slowly evaporated and been drunk by the deer. Today we tipped in a tanker load, 10,000 litres.

the horn in the wood

July 20th, 2006

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Today the corten steel trumpet was installed in the hole.

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trucking

July 18th, 2006

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The horn, finished and waiting to begin it’s journey south.

horn #3

July 7th, 2006

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horn #2

July 6th, 2006

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