Blackdown Early Music Projects (BEMP) presents John Kenny: The Mouthpiece of the Gods

All Saints' Church, Culmstock, Cullompton, EX15 3JD

21 Jul 2022

Description

John Kenny played here last August, with Pandora's Box. He returns with the mighty Carnyx.....and a dramatic story!

Blackdown Early Music Projects (BEMP) presents John Kenny: The Mouthpiece of the Gods

If you came to the concert by the trio of trombonists, Pandora’s Box, last year you will remember Emily White playing the the bicycle frame,  converted to be blown, plucked  and used as a percussion instrument, ably supported by Miguel Tantos  while John Kenny read a poem called Rust.

John returns  this year with his one man show, called The Mouthpiece of the Gods,which he describes as a lecture recital disguised as dramatic storytelling; an exploration of the long history of lip reed instruments featuring shells, animal horns, bronze horns, zoomorphism, cultural diasporas, and eventual reassimilation.  There will be many examples of  blown instruments of all shapes and sizes, designed to sound down the ages for a wide range of purposes…

Tickets on sale at Taunton Visitor Centre
 


Opening Hours

Thursday 21st July 2022
7.30pm 

Reserved seats with advance purchase

 

Pricing

Adult £15.00
Student £8.00
Under 12 FREE with a paying ticket holder

10% discount available when purchasing tickets for three or more Third Thursday events at the same time

Tickets on sale at Taunton Visitor Centre
 

Contact

Blackdown Early Music Projects (BEMP) presents John Kenny: The Mouthpiece of the Gods
All Saints' Church
Culmstock
Cullompton
Devon
EX15 3JD
United Kingdom


T: 01823 340470

W: blackdownsearlymusic.co.uk/


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