Optical Identity

A sensory world of escape featuring some of the best contemporary music from across the globe; Kevin Volans’ White Man Sleeps, with its South African influence; Franghiz Ali-Zadeh’s Mugam Sayagi, focusing on a secret 16th century Islamic language; Rolf Wallin’s Phonotope 1, exploring biotopic objects with a Chinese twist; and Manual Override, a commission from Joby Talbot.