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Piano Garden

sound sculptures/installations

Year:  1970 Instrumentation:  a piano and plants

Year:  1970
Instrumentation  a piano and plants

Composer:   Annea Lockwood

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Annea Lockwood: Piano Garde...

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Elizabeth Kerr interviews A...

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Dig a sloping trench and slip an upright piano in sideways so that it is half interred.

A small grand piano may be set down amongst bushes etc.

Plant fast growing trees and creepers around the pianos.

Do not protext against weather and leave the pianos there forever.

Piano Garden is part of the Piano Transplants series.

Commissioned note

Commissioned by Stanley Marsh, Texas

Performance history

01 Jun 2013: Piano placed at Gwydyr Forest Llwybr y Ceirw sculpture trail.