for organ, piano, sampler, e guitar, accoustic guiar and electronics (fixed media)
Commissioned by Christian Drew for the festival of Laurence Crane, october 2021. 


Ham is a space-face spaced out homage to the first great ape in Space, Ham, named after the Holloman Aeromedical Laboratory, who safely returned from Space in January 1961.

"he had a smile on his face --
but," said the experts,
"that's a sign of great distress,
that's a sign of great distress"

Dedicated to Laurence Crane on his Birthday.

© LARA AGAR 2023