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A new album released in celebration of 40 years of surround electronic music...

In celebration of 40 years of surround sound electronic music, Sound and Music/Bmic has released Recovery/Discovery beginning with Henry Birtwistle's 1970 composition Chronometer, which utilised recordings of Big Ben and the Wells clock from London’s Science Museum. Other artists featured on the album are Mira Calix, Jonathan Harvey and Javier Alvarez. BBC Radio 3 will also be featuring the project on the Hear and Now program, February 21, 10:30PM