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BBC Concert Orchestra - Julia Wolfe

Live from the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Presented by Fiona Talkington

As part of the Ether Festival at the South Bank Centre in London, Fiona Talkington presents a concert of music by Julia Wolfe, a founder member of the New York group Bang on a Can currently celebrating their 25th anniversary. Percussionist Colin Currie joins the BBC Concert Orchestra to play a brand new BBC commission written specially for this concert and there's a rare chance to hear nine bagpipe players in Wolfe's LAD.

BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Keith Lockhart
Colin Currie (percussion)
Red Hot Chili Pipers

Julia Wolfe:Tell Me Everything; Cruel Sister

INTERVAL

Julia Wolfe: LAD; riSe and fLY - new commission.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Thu 11 Oct 2012 19:30

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