For the third Festival in My House, Leo Mercer turned his high-rise apartment into an intimate Festival venue.  The New Islington Sessions featured three unique new collaborations between string quartet echo chamber and Manchester-based vocalists Marco Woolf and Lazuli, set against the backdrop of the city.  Guests were immersed in music written by artists as diverse as Arvo Part and Kanye West, with a local visual artist and barista responding to the music in real time.

Curated by Leo Mercer, with support from Manchester International Festival.


Leo Mercer
Echo Chamber
Marco Woolf
Tripledot Film
Ancoats Coffee

A woman sits inside, in front of a window with night outside, as she sings with a microphone in front of her.

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