Longplayer has been playing for
21 years 065 days 13 hours 32 minutes and 43 seconds


Morse Candle, 14th February – 27th March 2021

During this period of lighthouse closure, the Longplayer Trust, with support from Trinity Buoy Wharf, present Morse Candle, a gentle, fragile, flickering presence, rekindling a light in the lamp of the lighthouse.  Within the light’s fluctuations a single, elemental word is transmitted in Morse Code in many languages.  With the assistance of the public, we…

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Lighthouse closed from 15th December

From the 15th December 2020, in light of government advice, we regret that the lighthouse at Trinity Buoy Wharf will be closed and will remain so until the latest restrictions are relaxed. Follow Longplayer on Twitter if you’d like to receive notification of any changes to the lighthouse opening hours along with other Longplayer news….

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The Longplayer Assembly and Sonic Ray

Twenty years since Longplayer began playing we are excited to announce two new projects, presented by Artangel, The Longplayer Assembly and Sonic Ray.

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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