The Unfolding is a major work by Northern Irish artist, composer, producer and broadcaster Hannah Peel, commissioned by and performed with Paraorchestra, conducted by Charles Hazlewood.
Taking a cyclical journey from the very atoms of human existence and the awakening of life, through to our eventual re-folding back into the elements The Unfolding features a 14-piece ensemble of acoustic and electronic instruments as well as human voice.
The album was released via Real World Records 1 April 2022.
In a co-commission by The Barbican, The Unfolding toured nationally in 2022 to Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh 5 May, Sage Gateshead 6 May and Barbican, London 21 May, and Bluedot Festival, 21 July.
Watch the otherworldly visuals for the The Unfolding by Stefan Goodchild: