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String Things

November 29, 2010


In honour of the Basquiat Strings and the Skampa Quartet, both playing at the Howard Assembly Room this Autumn, here are a few of the string-based albums that have been getting an airing in our office of late. All highly recommended! Basquiat Strings Self titled Toumani Diabate with Ballake Sissoko New Ancient Strings Dirty Three […]

The Tree of Wooden Clogs

November 12, 2010


I am delighted to find a good reason to show The Tree of Wooden Clogs on the big screen at the Howard Assembly Room. Ermanno Olmi’s astonishing film has since somewhat disappeared from public view since it won the Palme D’Or in 1978. Our ‘Back to the Woods’ series of events inspired by The Adventures […]