Ambient Music Festival

22/09/2023 @ 17:00 – 22:00
The John Gibbins Gallery
The Longshed Tide Mill Way Woodbridge

FRIDAY 22 Sept Longshed Gallery
5pm – Reception Wine and nibbles – incidental music from Jan Pulsford.
6pm ‘ A letter from Woodbridge’ the life and times of Edward Fitzgerald and the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam – Installation exploring a fascinating link between Suffolk and Persia from 10th century to modern times, with leon clowes and friends.
7pm – ‘Back to Woodbridge’ a film of last years sold out concert in St Mary’s Church, featuring Tom Rogerson, Talvin Singh, Clare O’Connell, Liam Byrne and Brian Eno! (shown in 2 parts with intermission)
9pm Q&A to follow with Tom Rogerson.
SATURDAY 23 SeptRiver, Whisstocks Square, Octogon Room and the Longshed
10.00 – 12 noon ‘Floating Equal’ Poetry, stories, songs and music along the river with Bards Aloud, Emma Goodridge-Hobson, Phil Jackson, Anthony Awad, Charlie Law, Emma Khangaroot, Sophie the artist … All welcome.
11.00 – 3pm ‘Ambient Whisstocks’ River Fayre with ‘Save the Deben’ and friends. Live Music on Whisstocks square from Aartwork, Tom Greig, Will Fergusson, Subskile …
12 – 5pm – ‘Deben Rises’ – River films and music in the Longshed; Clare Hedin live from San Francisco, Tony Gerber, Tristan Burfield, ‘Life on the Deben’ and more
4-6pm – ‘Tom Rogerson and friends’ live piano and more in the Octogon Room
6pm-10pm – ‘Live in the Longshed’ – ambient music from Jan Pulsford; VonTrapMix; Helder Rock; Yggdrasil Music; M.Rexen (introduces the OoTwo); Mbira Mike; Of the Night Sky.
SUNDAY 24 Sept – Community Hall and the Angel
11-3 – Ambient Weavers – Tapestry exhibition with ambient music in The Longshed
12-5 – ‘Filling the Spaces’ – Community Hall with Amy Wragg Soapbox; Live Music from Toine; Network of Sound; girl in a gale ; Dronescape ; Fjorten ; Tom Rogerson; aTHeNa Blue; Sophia Space Agency; Electron Chorus; Merlyn Bruce. 
5-10 – ‘EMOM’ at the Angel – Live Electronic Music Open Mic from Hardwired; Mark Sargent; Home at last; Byron Hand, Electron Chorus, Oliver Howling; Anthony Awad; Mbira Mike; Tristan Burfield; Matther Syddall; Ambient Abyss ; Charlie Law hosting.
Weekend £15 – entrance to all events – pick and choose, dip in – dip out! 
Family weekend ticket – two adults with children £20 per family
Day tickets £10 
(+ Eventbrite Booking fees)