Ropesight is a collection of instruction-based scores for vocal sounding and movement. Pieces take their text from a found-poem and are shaped by 17th century change-ringing patterns, and by the impulses of the performers.
Images and video here are from work-in-progress performances at the Banff Centre for Arts & Creativity on August 4 2018 and Vancouver Community College Auditorium on March 7 2018.
Banff Centre Performers: Katerina Gimon, Katie Lipow, Jamie Sampson, Raquel Klein, Aakash Mittal, Jillian DeGroot.
Vancouver Performers: Kat Bastow, Daniel Bortoni, Patrice Bowler, Desmond Cooper, Emma Garrod, Kendall Green, Hilary Ison, Patrick Kearns, Vi Levitt, Shireen Nabatian, Martin Reisle, Laura Rivere, Lynn Stewart and Ashley Whitehead.
Composed and directed by Emily Millard. With guidance from Peter Hannan, Heather Laura Gray, Marcel Sparmann, Patrice Bowler, Gillian Ferrabee, Caroline Farquhar, Kathy Kennedy, Giorgio Magnanensi & Elliot Vaughn.