The Record Player Orchestra was installed at JW3 for Neighbourhood Watch, as part of Space Invaders – a series of events where opens it doors to guest curators.
Filmmaker Laura Shacham and artist Norman Mine curated an installational takeover of JW3. Drawing inspiration from Harold Pinter’s nihilistic Poem (Don’t look, the world’s about to break), Neighbourhood Watch examines the meaning of community, architecturally and socially.
The Record Player Orchestra has been invited by Trevor Pitt, the Director of A3 Project Space, to perform at a public event in collaboration with Sellotape Cinema as part of Digbeth First Friday on 4 July, 2014.
In order to give participants the opportunity to experiment with the record player as an instrument and to develop compositions, we have been meeting in advance of the performance on 4th July.
Here are two improvised works from the first meeting;