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The Seashell and the Clergyman – In The Nursery’s new soundtrack album.
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New album review – The Wire

New album review – The Wire

September 5, 2019

In The Nursery’s new soundtrack The Seashell and the Clergyman has received it’s first review;

Performances of new scores for silent films have been a mainstay of film festivals in recent years, offering rich creative prompts for composers. These remained scores have been a core part of Sheffield based duo In The Nursery’s output since the......

The Seashell & the Clergyman release details

The Seashell & the Clergyman release details

July 29, 2019

In The Nursery are pleased to announce release details for The Seashell & the Clergyman (la coquille et le clergyman), the ninth title in their Optical Music Series.

Release date: 25.10.19
Label: ITN Corporation

The new soundtrack (corp036) will be issued as an 18 track CD featuring a bonus continuous mix of the 38 minute score.

The new......

Live premiere of In The Nursery’s new soundtrack – The Seashell & the Clergyman

Live premiere of In The Nursery’s new soundtrack – The Seashell & the Clergyman

May 21, 2019

In The Nursery are pleased to announce that the live premiere of their new soundtrack will be at HOME, Manchester on Sunday 9 June.

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The Seashell and the Clergyman – ITN’s new score

The Seashell and the Clergyman – ITN’s new score

March 22, 2019

In The Nursery are pleased to announce details of their 9th Optical Music Score which will be for The Seashell & the Clergyman (la coquille et le clergyman).

Widely recognised as the first surrealist film, The Seashell and the Clergyman (1928) is a complex, controversial and multi-layered film directed by Germaine Dulac, from an original scenario......

Grand Corridor (official video)

Grand Corridor (official video)

February 15, 2018

In The Nursery release an official video for Grand Corridor, a track from their new album ‘1961’.

Grand Corridor is influenced by the Canadian Red Cross Memorial Hospital in the grounds of Cliveden, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, where the twins were born in 1961.
Originally built in 1914 as a military hospital the facility became a civilian hospital......

The Basement Tape (1982)

The Basement Tape (1982)

February 6, 2018

ITN HQ have had a clear up and discovered an innocuous C90 cassette.
The tape is from a rehearsal / practice session dated 11th May 1982, well recorded on a stereo Sony Walkman, containing a treasure trove of lost and unreleased tracks.
Amongst the 7 tracks there’s forgotten gems like I’ll Turn Away, Red Blue......

1961 Contextual Notes

1961 Contextual Notes

December 15, 2017
Contextual Notes

Not only is 1961 a rare strobogrammatic number (the next will be 6009) but it is also our birth year and we’ve taken inspiration from the historic, literary and personal connections of that year.
Nigel & Klive / In The Nursery

Until Before After
The resilience of memory.

Torschlusspanik
This track musically depicts the construction of......

In The Nursery – 1961

In The Nursery – 1961

July 21, 2017

1961 is a special year.
Not only is it a rare strobogrammatic number (the next will be 6009) but it is also the birth year of the twin brothers Nigel & Klive Humberstone.
For their new studio album, In The Nursery have taken inspiration from the historic, literary and personal events of 1961.

 

“1961 is a......

In The Nursery announce London show

In The Nursery announce London show

January 20, 2017

In The Nursery are pleased to announce a rare London/UK live show.

They will play a full set at the O2 Academy Islington on Saturday 13 May as special guests with And Also The Trees.
Tickets on sale NOW

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ITN to perform The Fall of the House of Usher live at BIFF

ITN to perform The Fall of the House of Usher live at BIFF

October 10, 2016

In The Nursery are pleased to perform their live score for The Fall of the House of Usher at Braunschweig International Film Festival on 13 November.

Further details here.

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