A photograph of a projection in a dark room in Salford Museum and Art Gallery. The footage shows an older white man playing the drums inside a professional music recording studio.

Open Music Archive, Everything I Have Is Yours, 2019. Installation View. Photograph by Jules Lister

Open Music Archive, Everything I Have is Yours, 2019

Artist: Open Music Archive: Ben White & Eileen Simpson (both b. 1977)

Title: Everything I Have is Yours

Year: 2019

Medium: Single channel 4:3 HD video, installed with vinyl and shellac UK chart hit singles (1952-1962)

Dimensions: 30m43s, looped

Accession Number: US2019-02

Acquisition info: Commissioned by Film and Video UmbrellaContemporary Art Society, University of Salford Art Collection and Castlefield Gallery. Presented by Contemporary Art Society, Mbili Foundation and the University of Salford.

The film premiered at Salford Museum & Art Gallery, from Thursday 4 July – Sunday 3 November 2019, complimented by a funded community engagement programme inspired by the film, entitled Together We Move.

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Keywords: Music, Performance, Archive, Video, Socially Engaged Practice