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Ode to
Gaia Sian Thomas and Jamie Glover read poetry and prose on a theme of the state of the planet from Ted Hughes , WH Auden, John Clare ,
Alice Oswald , Rachel Carson and Philip Larkin , with music inspired by the landscape composed by Peter Maxwell Davies , John Cage and Mahler. EMAIL:
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Gaia Sian Thomas
Jamie Glover
Ted Hughes
John Clare
Alice Oswald
Rachel Carson
Philip Larkin
Composed By:
Peter Maxwell Davies
Composed By:
John Cage

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