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Life in Music

G Lacey

ABC Radio | Published : 2015

Abstract

In this Soundproof series, Genevieve Lacey takes us on a sonic journey of what it is like to be a concert artist. Genevieve is a recorder virtuoso, serial collaborator and artistic director. She performs as a soloist with orchestras and ensembles around the world, and has amassed a significant recording catalogue. Life in Music explores what it takes to make a performance seem effortless; offers us a glimpse into the precarious nature of playing concertos; works in the Australian desert alongside an Indigenous community, trying to find sounds that capture the essence of a landscape to do justice to the powerful story of Namatjira; and charts a long musical friendship with a kindred spirit ..

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