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Ben Cottrell – New Seeing update

As I write this, we’re exactly one month away from the premiere performance of New Seeing. This time next month we’ll be putting the very final touches to things, having already been rehearsing hard for two days. We’re really fortunate to have that time to spend together getting everything right, as rehearsal time with a …

Ben Cottrell – Why New Seeing?

Why New Seeing? In this second blog post about New Seeing, I’ll talk a little about the ensemble itself – why I chose that instrumentation, my connection to the musicians who will be playing, and the name of the project. I’ve always loved the sound of a string ensemble, and this is something that developed …