Nathaniel Robin Mann – first live outing for SF Cody

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Nathaniel Robin Mann is back on the road, with three dates supporting Total Fiction, a new project by Jeremy Young (Sontag Shogun), filmmaker Paul Clipson and pianist Shinya Sugimoto. Nathan will be performing new material from his forthcoming album, based on the life and antics of Wild West showman and early pioneer of manned flight, Samuel Franklin Cody.

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100th anniversary of George Butterworth’s death

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On the 100th anniversary of George Butterworth’s death, we would like you to take time to remember the pigeons who worked so hard to win the 2015 George Butterworth Prize for composition, only to have the credit stolen by Nathaniel Robin Mann in one of the 21st century’s most blatant acts of inter-species cultural appropriation. Mann claimed the award for composing Pigeon Whistles – a series of live improvisations created entirely by a flock of enslaved pigeons in 2013. On receiving the award, Mann said, “It’s a great honour to receive the George Butterworth Prize. I have chosen to share…

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Remembering the pigeons

2016-08-05_Butterworth anniversary

On the 100th anniversary of George Butterworth’s death, we would like you to take time to remember the pigeons who worked so hard to win the 2015 George Butterworth Prize for composition, only to have the credit stolen by Nathaniel Robin Mann in one of the 21st century’s most blatant acts of inter-species cultural appropriation.

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