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JULIAN WILLIAMS - COMET BODY - RECENT SOUNDS AND FIELD RECORDINGS 2007-2011 - FTSM 54

OPENING WITH BOOK

FROM THE DANCE PLAY BEI SHEN (COMET BODY) PART ONE IN THE CHINA TRILOGY. PERFORMED BY CRAIG PEADE AND MYSELF. PERFORMED OVER THREE NIGHTS AT A YOGA STUDIO, CARLTON, MELBOURNE MAY 2010. ABOUT LIVING IN NANJING IN THE SECOND HALF OF 2007.

ROCK CHAIRWALKING

MADE FOR A VIDEO INSTALLATION WORK FOR GABRIELLA AND SYLVANA MORGANO. IT WAS NEVER USED BEING DEEMED UNSUITABLE.ROCKS IN A BUCKET.

WASH OFF THE PAINT

FROM THE DANCE PLAY XINGE DA ZIRAN (NATURE>OUTDOORS, NATURE> CHARACTER). PART TWO OF THE CHINA TRILOGY. PERFORMED IN THE SAME YOGA STUDIO AS TRACK ONE BY SOPHIE PERILLO AND MYSELF.

FRUIT SELLER

A FIELD RECORDING OUTSIDE MY LAUNDRY WINDOW, IN OUR FIFTH FLOOR APARTMENT, A FIVE MINUTE WALK FROM THE YANGTZEE RIVER, NANJING, CHINA OF A FRUIT SELLER, ON HIS TANNOY SPEAKER.

FIREWORKS

ANOTHER FILED RECORDING OF FIREWORKS GOING OFF RIGHT OUTSIDE OUR FLAT IN NANJING.

KOWLOON TONG

FROM XINGE DA XIRAN. THIS IS ABOUT TRAVELLING IN HONG KONG AS THE TITLE SUGGESTS, AND BEING THERE FOR THE TENTH ANIVERSARY OF THE HANDOVER TO CHINA.

XIAN DUST

FROM XINGE DA ZIRAN. TRAVELLING IN XIAN TO THE TERACOTTA WARRIORS. DUST AND PEOPLE EVERYWHERE; ALSO PERSAMMON CAKES IN THE MUSLIM QUARTER.

THE WINDOW

COMPOSED FOR GABRIELLA AND SYLVANA MORGANO'S VIDEO INSTALATTION AT MONASH GALLERY, CAUFIELD, MELBOURNE.20O9. SHADOWS FALL ON A GIRL IN A 300-YEAR OLD HOUSE IN EUROPE.

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