from Rod Cooper:
The Vessel Project is a multi performer instrument which incorporates Film/Video into the instrument's structure.
Its been several years in the making and now we are ready to sail.
The project is a collaboration between artists from different backgrounds and experiences.
The first instalment on the 17th December is @ 7p.m. A 1 hour performance.
Featured Visual Artist: Dirk DeBruyn, Film and Light.
The Vessel Musicians and Builders;
Rod Cooper Metallic Construction and Percussion Anthony Magen Architectural intervention
Dale Chapman Electronic construction Alice Eldridge(UK guest) Bowed idiophones
Dale Gorfinkle Automated Sound and Percussion Ricky - Metise Merlow Automated Percussion
John Jacobs Aerial Construction and Pirate Radio
The project focusses on collaboration between musicians, instrument builders and Video artists.