DRUMROLL (2020) is an immersive audio artwork made in collaboration with Richard Sharp. The work is composed for 8 drummers and was distributed online as an audio download on New Year’s Eve 2020 to create a shared (but distant) listening event.Read more
Who helped to make this
DRUMROLL is made in collaboration and co-authored with Richard Sharp. The work is mixed and mastered by Neil Rose, and the project was produced by Flock South West.
DRUMROLL was made with the support of 143 backers on Crowdfunder and using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.
a space arts (Southampton); Airspace Gallery (Stoke-on-Trent); Aspex Gallery (Portsmouth); Broadway Studio & Gallery (Letchworth); Drift Records (Totnes); Exeter Phoenix (Exeter); Holden Gallery (Manchester); In Certain Places (Preston); Look Again (Aberdeen); Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange (Penzance); Plymouth Culture (Plymouth); Soundart Radio (Totnes); Take A Part (Plymouth); The Silver Stream on Soho Radio (London); and Visual Art South West.
Where this work has ended up
DRUMROLL is available to listen to online as a free, downloadable artwork; along with the accompanying score. If you are interested in performing the score (with an 8 piece percussionist ensemble), please get in touch with LOW PROFILE.
LP talk about DRUMROLL
Listen to LOW PROFILE & Richard Sharp discuss DRUMROLL with Byzantia Harlow for The Silver Stream, Soho RadioPlay now
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Download a copy of the full players score for DRUMROLL – composed & written by Richard Sharp. This 185 page PDF gives you detailed instructions for performing the work (as an 8 person percussionist ensemble), with additional illustrations by LOW PROFILEDownload PDF