It Goes Without Saying: new music by Nico Muhly

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By Tom Hickox in New Music on Friday 4 January 2013

Nico Muhly is a true musical polymath. He’s worked as an arranger with Bjork, Grizzly Bear, The National, and many others, but has also become an acclaimed composer in his own right. His piece, Two Boys, is utterly compelling – a modern morality tale centred around an internet murder and set over a hauntingly minimalist […]

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Beautiful art by Francis A. Willey

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By Serena Matthews in New Art on Friday 11 May 2012

Poet. Photographer. Composer. Ethereal. Dreamy. I could write a thousand fluffy things about how brilliant Francis A. Willey is, but don’t waste your time reading my words. You should spend the next moments of your life exploring his poetry, viewing his haunting portraits and listening to (I promise you) some of the most beautiful piano compositions you will ever hear in your life. You will momentarily stop breathing on multiple occasions. Magical is an understatement.

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