Breathtaking, Epic, Nostalgic.
So the giant of music behind the arthouse silver screen has come to Australia. Fresh from the Queensland Music Festival on a stopover in Sydney, Michael Nyman brought excerpts of his life’s soundtrack and band with him.
WHEN Michael Nyman was asked to collaborate with didgeridoo player William Barton, he had his doubts.
Michael Nyman’s music is often strangely compelling.
Musician and composer Michael Nyman is developing his other fascination – film, reports Sue Steward.
After years of writing music for other people’s films Michael Nyman has started making his own, now showing in Bexhill. (Luke Leitch)