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Episode 5

Duration:
2 hours, 15 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 29 December 2012

Robert Worby and Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduce the final programme of highlights from Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2012. The last of five editions of Hear and Now featuring music from hcmf// 2012 focuses on the festival's truly international scope, contrasting works by Scandinavian composers Hans Abrahamsen and Maja Ratkje and music from the Irish Crash Ensemble including American composer Glenn Branca.

Hans Abrahamsen String Quartet No. 4 (UK premiere) (2012)
ARDITTI QUARTET

Maja S K Ratkje And Sing While Thou On Pressed Flowers Dost Sleep (2012) (World premiere)
ENSEMBLE CIKADA

Donnacha Dennehy Streetwalker
CRASH ENSEMBLE

Gerard Pesson Cassation
ENSEMBLE CIKADA

Sam Hayden surface / tension (2012) (World premiere)
ENSEMBLE CIKADA

Glenn Branca Thought (hcmf// co-commission) UK Premiere
CRASH ENSEMBLE.

Music Played

6 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Hans Abrahamsen
    00:02

    Hans Abrahamsen String Quartet No 4 (UK Premiere)

  • Image for Maja Ratkje
    00:23

    Maja Ratkje And Sing While Thou on Pressed Flowers Dost Sleep (World Premiere)

  • Image for Donnacha Dennehy
    00:45

    Donnacha Dennehy Streetwalker

  • Image for Gerard Pesson
    01:15

    Gerard Pesson Cassation

  • Image for Sam Hayden
    01:35

    Sam Hayden surface/tension (World Premiere)

  • Image for Glenn Branca
    01:52

    Glenn Branca Thought

  • Claudia Molitor, Huddersfield 2012

    Claudia Molitor, Huddersfield 2012

    Claudia Molitor and her "set" of the Desk Opera "Remember Me". Photo copyright Sara Mohr-Pietsch.

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