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Dominic Murcott is a composer, percussionist, curator and educator based in London. Much of his work combines acoustic instruments with computers, film and other media. He has a continuing interest in work that is personalised for specific performers and has created acoustic/electronic pieces for trumpeter Noel Langley, percussionist Joby Burgess, clarinetist Joan Enric Lluna, harpist Sioned Williams and the Elysian String Quartet among many others.
He has taken an unusual path to his current position, starting out as a self-taught musician, his early career included playing drums with no-wave pioneers 'Blurt' and composing for the highly successful V-Tol Dance Company. Changing from drums to vibraphone he became a member of art-pop band The High Llamas and has played on records by many influential artists, including Stereolab and Pavement. In recent years he has become an internationally recognised expert on the music of Conlon Nancarrow and the Head of Composition at Trinity Laban.
Aspiring to expand the genre of percussion chamber music through performing and creative collaboration, arx duo has been blazing a trail in the realm of contemporary music since their inception at the Yale School of Music in 2013. In these short years, the duo has performed and given educational clinics across three continents.
Through combining their different personas and experiences, Mari and Garrett showcase similar movements and unique musical communication that creates a oneness with an energy that fills any venue.
Marcus Vergette is an interdisciplinary artist who is producing critically acclaimed work across the UK and Europe. He uses the latest computer developments to design new bell forms with specific harmonic relationships. He has exhibited in the Venice Guggenheim, and in many public and private collection.