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An image of the Octandre Ensemble recording on a modern, timber-lined concert platform. There are 3 groups of 4 players playing a large assortment of instruments in a large semi-circle around the stage, plus Jon Hargreaves conducting in the middle. The mood is informal, but busy.

The Fish that Became the Sun Recording (April 2018)



Project details

With a host of collaborators, Octandre Ensemble recorded Frank Denyer’s epic The Fish that Became the Sun (1991/96) at the Menuhin Hall, Surrey. The disc was released on Another Timbre records in November, 2019.


Another Timbre Records

Frank Denyer (Composer)

Octandre Ensemble

Benjamin Marquise Gilmore (Violin)

New London Chamber Choir and Matthew Hamilton (cond.)

Another Timbre Records

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