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Salt Garden 2

Good News: The new EP from Fovea Hex THE SALT GARDEN 2 will be released on 21st June, 2017 on Steven Wilson’s Headphone Dust label. Steven has long…

End Of Year Lists

A brief line of thanks for the inclusion of my work, or work I am associated with, in the year end lists. * Thanks to A Closer Listen…

Music | Text | Flowers : Forgetfulness

In his essay – How To Resist A State Of Forgetfulness – John Berger speculates on the activity of drawing as a form of representative text for a…

Under The Moon: Composing for Daubigny

The National Galleries of Scotland have published a brief blog article by me revealing some of the elements contributing towards the development of A Moon That Lights Itself….

London 1666 recordings

London 1666, Artichoke’s flagship event commemorating the 350th anniversary of the great fire of London, was live streamed on Sunday 8th September, with a BBC4 broadcast the following…

London 1666 – Watch It Burn

After shows in Berlin and Münster I had anticipated that the summer would be given over to preparing for the performance of A Moon That Lights Itself at…

A Moon That Lights Itself – sound clips

Three excerpts from A Moon That Lights Itself have been published on my Soundcloud page. The full work will be performed in the Royal Scottish Academy, Princes Street,…

London Show. ICR:35. Begg | Coleclough | Liles | Potter

Michael Begg, Jonathan Coleclough, Andrew Liles and Colin Potter will perform in London, at Cafe Oto, on September 30th 2016. The event, ICR:35, is our way of acknowledging…

Cities and Memory : Paris

Some time ago I made a small contribution to the Cities And Memory project. I offered field recordings and mixes from a summer in Paris. The recordings are…

A Moon That Lights Itself

A Moon That Lights Itself A newly commissioned work for electronics, strings and moonlight, by Michael Begg In association with the major summer exhibition “Inspiring Impressionism” Scottish National…