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The Coalface soundtrack

The recordings arrived over the internet, haunting, strange and beautiful, mysterious or funny, each one a kind of Chinese whisper as the musicians worked only from their allocated written description of each bird's call, a mnemonic or onomatopoeia sourced from field guides and birdwatchers. This soundtrack penetrates the Coalface mask and Coal-ships-shoes, with ten channels of sound through small speakers throughout the work.

Choruses 7 - 12

  • 7
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 7

  • 8
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 8

  • 9
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 9

  • 10
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 10

  • 11
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 11

  • 12
  • Boyd
  • Chorus 12

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