Tilman Lewis

improvising cellist


The Knot, a transgressive cello duo with Nick Storring, has been my principal creative project. Using audacious contra-techniques, we go to startlingly discordant places. But almost despite ourselves, beauty bursts through. Jakob Rehlinger @ Arachnidiscs nailed it: “somewhere between the gravel pit and the northern lights.” No processing; no phone-ins.

I’ve also been privileged to collaborate with many committed sound travellers. A few highlights: