Natural Elements, human imprints

Composer Colin Riley shares reflections on using field recordings in a piece for orchestra; and the upcoming ‘Hearing Places’ premier with BBC National Orchestra of Wales, which follows a year of research across Wales.

Mapping a Moss of many layers

One of the main artistic outputs from the Moss of Many Layers project is the map of Bolton Fell Moss created by Helen Cann. This post put together by Harriet Fraser gives a behind-the-scenes look at Helen’s process, and how the map came into being. Helen’s map not only shows the history of the moss,…

Moss of Many Layers Film

Juliet Klottrup’s film: Moss of Many Layers, shares the story of Bolton Fell Moss, a huge peat bog in Cumbria that is undergoing restoration.


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