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Blue Work

The Chafing of the Stump

for tape, soprano saxophone, cello (tempered electronically) and solo dancer

Year:  1987   ·  Duration:  25m

Year:  1987
Duration:  25m

Composer:   Helen Bowater


In the original performance of this work, props included carcasses, raw meat, offal strung up on stand and Japanese anti-slaughter poetry on sheets around the walls. The tape was realised by David Bowater.

Text note

Japanese poetry