Psappha Biography (Wikipedia)
Psappha New Music Ensemble is an ensemble of contemporary classical musicians based in the North West of England, specialised in the performance of works by living composers. Founded in 1991 by Artistic Director Tim Williams, the ensemble moved into a new home in 2015, St Michael's, Ancoats, Manchester.
Psappha takes its name from the composition of the same name (Psappha) by Greek modernist composer Iannis Xenakis. The ensemble has a core instrumentation of flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, viola and cello and have released seven CDs of music by British composers, including John Casken, Piers Hellawell and Gordon McPherson.