A new film for Trio of Men's song Long made from public domain material, informed by (and featuring some imagery from) Dziga Vertov's 'Man with a Movie Camera' (1929). Recording produced and engineered by Joshua Norton-Cox at Big Red Recording Studios, Devon.
Trio of Men were commissioned to create and perform five new songs across the five evenings of the International Agatha Christie Festival at Torre Abbey, September 13th-17th, 2017. Here is one of the films we performed against, featuring our AgathaLand leisurewear.
Building on prior creative engagement work with the UNESCO English Riviera Global Geopark, in September 2016, Hugh (Musical Director) & Steve (Digital Director) worked as part of the creative team, alongside the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Barbican Theatre Plymouth, Doorstep Arts and South Devon College, to devise & realise this epic community geological opera for the opening ceremony of the 7th International Conference on UNESCO Global Geoparks.
Long Time Coming Pre-Show Film
This film, about roads and Choral Engineers was screened at the beginning of our performance piece 'Long Time Coming' and was timed to coincide with the opening of the long-awaited South Devon Highway.
The Heaviside Condition Pilgrimage
Filmed on February the 3rd, 2015 in Paignton, Newton Abbot and Torquay. Bat and Owl from The Heaviside Condition are joined by the Choral Engineers on a special and unique pilgrimage to mark the 90th anniversary of the death of Oliver Heaviside.