UK - Culture - Fog Horn Requiem played by brass band and ships horns off the coast at South Shields
A Requiem For The Foghorn, performed by a seventy five piece brass band, a foghorn and an armada of ships playing their remote controlled foghorns.
A fog horn sits in the workshop in Newcastle waiting to be installed on a ship. Joshua Portway works on last minute technical preparations in the back ground.
Preparations of the Fog Horn Requiem a few hours before the concert is about to start. Last minute installations and adjustments in the workshop and on the ships participating with remote controled horns.
A project by Danish artist, Lise Autogena, in collaboration with Joshua Portway and composer Orlando Gough. The performance took place by Souter Light House by South Shields, UK with thousands of spectators and more than 50 ships off-shore.