Classical Concerts in London UK
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9 January 2018
 
1pm
St George the Martyr Church
Borough High Street
London
SE1 1JA
United Kingdom

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'Open plan': Borough New Music Series 4

Simon Allen, percussion
Robert Percy, furniture-maker

Improvisation: Self-Assembly Event

 
16 January 2018
 
1pm
St George the Martyr Church
Borough High Street
London
SE1 1JA
United Kingdom

Details:
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Free admission
'Open plan': Borough New Music Series 4

Carla Rees, flutes
Ian Mitchell, clarinets
Clare Simmonds, piano

Robert Percy (born 1961): Touching the Void (first performance)
Dan Kessner (born 1946): Genera
Robert Percy (born 1961): New work (first performance)
Tom Ingoldsby (born 1957): The Cathedral (first performance)
Robert Percy (born 1961): Beacons (version for piano, flute and clarinet)

Borough New Music Series 4 event 2

This concert explores the sonic world of bass clarinet and bass flute. The flautist Carla Rees, who has developed an international reputation for her innovative work, is joined by the clarinettist Ian Mitchell (branded 'outstanding' by BBC Music Magazine) for a programme that features the work of the London composer Robert Percy, alongside contemporaries. They are joined by pianist Clare Simmonds for the world premiere of Tom Ingoldsby’s beguiling work, 'The Cathedral' and a version of Robert Percy’s 'Beacons' for piano, clarinet and flute, in which the compositional process is shared between composer and performers.
 
24 January 2018
 
1pm
Wigmore Hall
36 Wigmore Street
London
W1U 2BP
United Kingdom

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+44 (0)20 7935 2141

£15
Britten Sinfonia: At Lunch Two

Jacqueline Shave, leader
Caroline Dearnley, principal cello
Huw Watkins, principal piano

Biber: Annunciation Sonata 1
Philip Glass: Orbit
Leo Chadburn: New work (world premiere tour)
Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Mozart: Piano Trio in B Flat

Leo Chadburn’s new work for piano trio and electronics is set amongst chamber repertoire both new and old. The programme will showcase each instrument in the piano trio, from the softly-evolving cello melody in Philip Glass’ Orbit to the interaction of violin and piano in Arvo Pärt’s poignant Spiegel im Spiegel.

Wigmore Hall – Pre Concert Talk, 12.15pm
Leo Chadburn talks to Dr Kate Kennedy about his new work.
 


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