The Wire


The Wire Tapper 47

Track 19

Dafydd Roberts. Photo by Ed Wright

"Exemption From Meaning"

From Exemption From Meaning

Dafydd Roberts has made music as Our Glassie Azoth since 1993. For this project, he invited various musicians from the emerging Welsh scene to a local studio, including composer Andrew Leslie Hooker and harpist Rhodri Davies, along with Japanese no-input mixing board specialist Toshimaru Nakamura, with the purpose of devising an object score based on Aberystwyth University’s Japanese ceramics collection. Their collaboration culminated in a sell-out concert in Aberystwyth, where Nakamura made his Welsh debut.,