Slow Riven Whirl
THE BOLT ENSEMBLE + berni.m.janssen + JAMES HULLICK
ORATOR + CHAMBER ORCHESTRA + ELECTRONICS
Composed by James Hullick for the BOLT Ensemble and orator, SLOW RIVEN WHIRL features Hullick’s text created from the perspective of a father wishing to understand the challenges his young daughters will face as they grow into adulthood. Text rotates around the contemplation of remarkable women felled by misguided communities. Performed by BOLT’s octet formation, and featuring legendary Australian poet berni.m.jansen as orator of text. The work was written by James Hullick for his daughters.
Duration: 35 mins or 75 mins
Arts House Meat Market: 10–12 November 2016