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Naima Fine and Miranda Hill are in residency at Lijiang Studio, writing and performing music using ecological data, stories, photographs, and drawings as compositional and performance elements.

See their blog for a through account of their experience at Lashihai!

Updated mix of Naima's Rhododendron piece (Approach 1 "Herbarium-derived model predicts observed phenology"): 

https://www.dropbox.com/s/ul5ntt1woqvzyh8/Approach%201%20rhodo%20panned%20mix.wav?dl=0
 

Credits for the recording::

Laura Moore - Cello
Laura Moore - Viola de Gamba (in substitute for double bass)
Matthew Horsley - Percussion (found tuned objects)
Naima Fine - Dizi (Chinese flute)
Naima Fine - Harmonium
Miranda Hill and Pietro Fine - Recording and Engineering assistance