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Listening to Longplayer on-line

We are currently having technical issues with the stream – it may take a little time to sort this out. In the meantime the stream will remain down. Our sincere apologies – we are working to sort these issues out as soon as possible. Please note Longplayer is still live in the Lighthouse and it…

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Longplayer Listening Post at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

We are delighted to announce the installation of a new listening post at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

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Shortplayer #3

The third Shortplayer composition, Shortplayer #3 4VB, was aired on Vicki Bennet’s WFMU show, OPTIMISED!, on Friday 10th June 2016 at 13.45 EST.  

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Since the spring of 2013, Artangel and the Longplayer Trust have been inviting thinkers and writers from a wide variety of disciplines to engage in a chain of written correspondence on the subject of long-term thinking.

Read the Longplayer Letters

Find Longplayer

Longplayer's permanent home is in Trinity Buoy Wharf in London. There are also public listening posts around the world, and a continuous online audio stream.

How to find Longplayer