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An intriguing, exciting and immensely creative duo head to TOPH at Workplace Gateshead on Monday 22nd January, as long-term, long(ish)-distance collaboration Delphine Dora and Mocke come to our region.

Delphine Dora is a French pianist, vocalist, improviser and composer. Besides her solo work, she collaborated with musicians such as Half Asleep, Salvatore Borrelli, Bruno Duplant, Paulo Chagas, Eloise Decazes (Arlt) and she has performed with Lau Nau, James Blackshaw, Baby Dee, Liam Singer, Sophie Cooper, Aine O’Dwyer. She is also the founder of the Wild Silence label which has more than 20 releases. 

She has been collaborating with French guitarist and composer Mocke, who is based in Brussels and a key figure of the french alternative pop scene. Besides his solo work, he has collaborated with Arlt, Kelly de Martino, Transbluency, Chevalrex. He was a member of Holden and is now a member of the duo Midget ! with Claire Vailler.

With support from Ben Pritchard & Sholto Dobie and Late Girl, this is a bill stacked with inventive talent.

Delphine Dora & Mocke play TOPH at Workplace Gateshead on Monday 22nd January.

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