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TOURS / COAST-TO-COAST / ALBION PARADE circa 2012 & The Atlantic Archipelago circa 1812 / The ATLANTIC ARCHIPELAGO circa 1812

Score 1: IMAGINE has been translated into all nine of the languages spoken by sections of population living within the Atlantic Archipelago in the year 1812. The translations were done by local living speakers of each of the languages. The language of Norn which was spoken in the Orkneys and Shetlands was dying out at the time and as there is very little written record of it, it has had to be pieced to gether from various sources including Faroese