The Seen - Live at Cafe OTO : 8th June 2016 by CONFRONT RECORDINGS published on 2016-08-05T19:15:27Z THE SEEN Chris Burn / piano David Toop / alto flute Dominic Lash / double bass Yoni Silver / bass clarinet Graham MacKeachan / double bass Phil Durrant / modular synth Richard Sanderson / accordion Mark Wastell / tam tam & harmonium Recorded live by Shaun Crook at Cafe Oto on 8th June 2016. Mark Wastell has been organising larger formations of musicians, collectively known as THE SEEN, for over 10 years. Using predominantly improvised material with occasional instructions or themes distributed to individual musicians just prior to performance. No formation has ever been repeated, THE SEEN never stays static. Register of previous participants include Tetuzi Akiyama, Mattin, Michael Duch, Graham Halliwell, Andrea Neumann, Rhodri Davies, Paul Hood, Takehiro Nishide, Annette Krebs, Lee Gamble, Matt Davis, Joe Williamson, Wolfgang Fuchs, Burkhard Beins, Tomas Korber, Paul Abbott, Ben Owen, Jonathan McHugh, Jane Dickson, Olie Brice, Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga, Bertrand Denzler, Angharad Davies, John Butcher and Jason Kahn.