Presented by Helen Ottaway and Michael Ormiston.
LISTEN : A SUMMER OF SOUND ART was hosted by Black Swan Arts Frome during the summer of 2019. The season included exhibitions, installations, concerts, talks, walks and workshops. Check out the artists and programme at http://www.listensoundart.co.uk.
This series of programmes made specially for FromeFM gives a flavour of what LISTEN was all about and incorporates The LISTEN Playlist Show featuring playlists chosen by the artists involved in the season. Broadcasting every 4th Wednesday between 7 – 8 pm
Listen Playlist Show 15 : John Payne and the presenters’ choice Wednesday 6th January 2021
John Payne is a poet and the author of many books including Journey up the Thames, William Morris and Modern England, Catalonina History and Culture and A West Country Homecoming. Born in Bath, he lives in Frome in Somerset.
JOHN PAYNE’S PLAYLIST
John Payne The River
John Payne Melusina
Michael Tippett Deep River (from A Child of our Time)
Leonard Cohen Suzanne
THE PRESENTERS’ CHOICE
Presenters Michael Ormiston and Helen Ottaway have chosen some of their favourite tracks from the artists’ playlists
John Cage A Valentine Out of Season from Alastair Goolden’s playlist
Stuart Dempster Morning Light from Jane Pitt’s playlist
Traditional Georgian Lezghinka Dance from Sadie Harrison’s playlist
Sheila Chandra Speaking in Tongues from Ralph Hoyte’s playlist
Alice Coltrane Wisdom Eye from Mel Day’s playlist
Nicolas Lens Flamma Flamma from Hans Borgonjon’s playlist
David Rothenberg Never Satisfied from Jem Finer’s playlist
2 minutes ‘silence’ from Bangalore Train Station chosen by Jem FIner
John Law Seven Ate Nine from David Daniel’s playlist
Follow the link below to hear previous LISTEN programmes, inluding the Playlists of Bennett Hogg, Sadie Harrison, Nick St George, Errollyn Wallen, Mel Day, Hans Borgonjon, Helen Ottaway, Michael Ormiston, Jane Pitt, Ralph Hoyte, Scanner, Jem Finer, David Daniels, Nick Sorensen, Crysse Morrison, Alastair Goolden, Candida Valentino and Phill Phelps