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One of the UK's most innovative ensembles, their work has been performed, installed and experienced across Europe, North America and the Middle East, and their soundtracks have featured on BBC Television and at Tate Modern.

The DRO have toured and performed internationally with the likes of Martin Carthy, Godspeed You Black Emperor, Pere Ubu, Silver Mount Zion, Eric Chenaux, Silver Apples and Baby Dee.

Aside from their own unique performances, they have composed works for performance by  the London Contemporary Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia and the Ukranian Conservertoire, and collaborated with The Pitt Rivers Museum. They perform as a Duo or a Trio.

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Preparing for a busy summer! More to be announced very soon!


TYBURNIA TOUR - with Lisa Knapp and James Holcombe

13th July 2017 - London - The Old Church (Stoke Newington)

14th July 2017 - Leeds - Heart Centre (Headingley)

15th July 2017 - Maidstone - Maidstone International Arts Festival

16th July 2017 - Carlisle - The Old Firestation

25th July 2017 - Manchester - HOME

26th July 2017 - Hull - The Adelphi

27th July 2017 - Norwich - Norwich Arts Centre

5th Aug 2017 - Wallingford - Supernormal Festival


Non - Tyburbnia events

3rd June 2017 -  Ipswich - Pulse Festival

21st - 23rd July 2017 - Fanø Free Folk Festival (Denmark) (not Tyburnia)

30th July 2017 - Swanfest - Ipswich  (not Tyburnia)

"Tyburnia is a brilliantly conceived, meticulously researched and compellingly delivered piece of work that challenges and coerces the listener to both muse on the past and consider the present tate of power, punishment and dissent." - Froots Magazine


Tyburnia CD Soundtrack and Booklet avalible now

from Antigen Records!

NEW! Serpentine Gallery's short film on TYBURNIA

by Oliver Bancroft.


FIlmed at the Tyburnia Tour launch at the Carpenters Arms, London.

This short video presents James Holcombe's work and overviews DRO involvement in the project.

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Tyburnia Summer Tour 2017

receives funding from Arts Council England

and there’s more....

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