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Rhodri Davies

Rhodri Davies was born in 1971 in Aberystwyth, Wales and now lives in Gateshead in the northeast of England. He plays harp, electric harp, live-electronics and builds wind, water and fire harp installations.

His regular groups include: a duo with John Butcher, The Sealed Knot, HEN OGLEDD with Richard Dawson, a trio with David Toop and Lee Patterson, Common Objects, Cranc, a trio with John Tilbury and Michael Duch, SLW and Apartment House.

In 2008 he collaborated with the visual artist Gustav Metzger on ‘Self-cancellation’, a large-scale audio-visual collaboration in London and Glasgow. He also performs and researches contemporary music. New pieces for harp have been composed for him by: Alison Knowles, Ben Patterson, Eliane Radigue, Mieko Shiomi, Yasunao Tone and Christian Wolff.

In 2012 he has been the recipient of the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Grants to Artists Award.

See also
Live In Melbourne (mikroton cd 10)
Live In Morden Tower (mikroton cd 29)