Words become Music

As part of the event, we invited people who had done the ‘paired creative presentations’ to think of a word to punch out to play on the music box: the sound of a word.

Andrew Cowling, the herbalist chose Plant, and Nancy Grace, the archaeologist, played it:

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Rob Sansom, Weymouth and Portland Coastguard and Area Sector Manager, plays ‘Blood Knot’ (in capitals).

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Alasdair Green, freediver, chose the word ‘Breathe’

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Nancy Grace chose the word ‘Prehistoric’

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And at the end of our conversation with Matt and Maria from Petpals at the Salt House, we played their dog’s name through the music box – Hannah. Forgive the camera pulling focus at a couple of points – the filming was part of a documentary! (Thank you Tom Stubbs)

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