Plastic Ceremony

“Yes, we are failing, but there is still time to turn everything around — we can still fix this. I want you to act as if the house was on fire. Because it is.” – Greta Thunberg (January 2019)

River Thames’ plastic pollution: London river contains one of the highest levels of microplastics of all UK waterways” – Evening Standard, Jessica Taylor (March 2019)

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Year: 2019

Instrumentation: Drum and sixteen plastic bags

Duration: 10'

Commissioned by: Bascule Chamber Series

Premiered by: Beibei Wang at Klangwerk New Music Festival, Chemnitz, Germany, in September 2019

Other Performances: Beibei Wang at Colourscape Festival, London, in September 2019; Fiona Foo Pui-Yee at Bascule Chamber Series, Tower Bridge, in September 2019

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