13 min

Abel Selaocoe: Ulibambe Opera North

    • Performing Arts

This work, intended to accompany a walk at the day’s end, is inspired by a Zulu saying, meaning "Hold the sun, so it may not set". “Here the phrase takes on a new meaning", Abel explains, "and becomes a way to soothe your worries towards the end of the day."

Walking Home is a series of sound journeys created during lockdown to be listened to on headphones whilst walking, for BBC Arts and Arts Council England’s Culture in Quarantine programme.

This work, intended to accompany a walk at the day’s end, is inspired by a Zulu saying, meaning "Hold the sun, so it may not set". “Here the phrase takes on a new meaning", Abel explains, "and becomes a way to soothe your worries towards the end of the day."

Walking Home is a series of sound journeys created during lockdown to be listened to on headphones whilst walking, for BBC Arts and Arts Council England’s Culture in Quarantine programme.

13 min