a shimmering ornament of silt

SPHERE Festival - Sound installation

2022-09-22 18:00 2022-09-25 22:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: a shimmering ornament of silt


In-person event

When to visit:
The installation is accessible at all times during NAC opening hours. Musical activation with live performers daily:  Thursday, 6pm Friday, 1pm & 7pm Saturday, 12:30pm & 7pm Sunday, 1pm   Installation and performance work created by rebecca bruton (scores for periodic live performances) and Halla Steinunn Stefánsdóttir (electronics and visuals). Two musical creators, each with a history of working in experimental...

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Rossy Pavilion,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
September 22 - 25, 2022
  • Voices and improvisers of Stefánsdóttir’s performance score for the electronics i.e., holm’s sedimentation rebecca bruton (CA), Sofia Härdig (SE), Maja Jantar (NL/FI), Halla Steinunn Stefánsdóttir (IS)
  • Improvisations with instruments and activations of objects Stefánsdóttir, Jantar, and Guðrún Óskarsdóttir (IS, harpsichord/clavecin)
  • Recitation Vera Hrafnsdóttir (IS, age 5) and Bjarki Hrafnsson (IS, age 8)
  • Final Mix Halla Steinunn Stefánsdóttir, Jonas Jönsson
  • Mastering Kent Olofsson
  • Live performers Renée Dahn (viola/violon), Jasmine Tsui (vibraphone/vibraphone), Cléo Palacio-Quintin (bass flute/ flûte basse), Philippe Lauzier (bass clarinet/ clarinette basse), Zac Pulak (marimba/marimba) and Philippe Charbonneau (bass/basse), Halla Steinunn Stefánsdóttir (baroque violin/ violon baroque), rebecca bruton (voice/voix).