The Other Ocean

The live recording of

‘The Other Ocean’ at the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, University of Sussex, 18 November 2018. 

A performance by the Fretful Federation Mandolin Orchestra of a new composition by Composer Esmeralda Conde-Ruiz together with a screening of a special programme of archive film reflecting on experiences from childhood though to adulthood.  Co-presented by Frank Gray and presented by the CINECITY Film Festival.  The event was funded by the year-long Adopt a Composer scheme run by the Performing Rights Society and was recorded live by BBCR3 – to be broadcast on 10th January 2019.

‘The experience of performing Esmeralda’s piece along with the film was for us intense, challenging, expanding and uplifting”

Lindsay Stoner, Musical Director,Fretful Federation Mandolin Orchestra.