Watt’s Orbit Concert

Saturday 21st September 2019
St Paul’s Church, St Paul’s Square, Jewellery Quarter,
Birmingham B3 1QZ  
|  Doors 7.30pm

Sonic artist Bobby Bird aka Higher Intelligence Agency will give an immersive live surround sound performance of his composition Watt’s Orbit, created from the sounds and rhythms of James Watt’s steam driven beam engines, recorded at Papplewick Pumping Station, Crofton Beam Engines, The London Museum of Steam and Water, and Thinktank Birmingham.

Tickets available here

Watt’s Orbit website here

In residence

27th June – 8th July 2019
Vivid Projects, 16 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Birmingham B5 5RS

Bobby Bird will be ‘in residence’ at Vivid Projects between 27th June – 8th July 2019, developing Watt’s Orbit as a multi-spacial sound installation work suitable for gallery and other spaces. Music students and other interested parties will be able to hear the work in progress and discuss the project with the artist by prior arrangement, and the installation will be open to the public during the second week, on days tbc.