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LDNSNF_40

From the Royal Festival Hall, Ivan Hewett introduces an event to mark the 40th anniversary of the London Sinfonietta, with performances of specially commissioned chamber works.

From the Royal Festival Hall's Spirit Level, Ivan Hewett introduces an event to mark the fortieth anniversary of the London Sinfonietta, LDNSNF_40, featuring performances of specially-commissioned 'Sinfonietta Short' - solo and duo chamber pieces from Dai Fujikura, Mira Calix, Anna Meredith, Harrison Birtwistle and John Woolrich.

Plus a chance to hear new works by Christian Mason, Larry Goves and Claudia Molitor from a concert given earlier this month at the Queen Elizabeth Hall.

Christian Mason: In Time Entwined, In Space Enlaced 10:15
London Sinfonietta
Baldur Bronnimann
Recorded 02/12/08, Royal Festival Halls

LIVE: Dai Fujikura - Eternal Escape for solo cello 3:00
Timothy Gill (solo cello)

LIVE: John Woolrich - Fragment for solo saxophone 3:36
Simon Haram (solo saxophone)

LIVE: Will Gregory - Interference for solo saxophone + electronics 10:45
Simon Haram (solo saxophone)
Sound Intermedia (electronics)

LIVE: Jordan Hunt - Iambic Stutter 5:00
Kathryn Thomas (flute)
Timothy Orpen (clarinet)
Byron Fulcher (trombone)
Tim Gill (cello)
John Constable (piano)

Larry Goves: Springtime 7:40
Juliet Fraser (soprano)
London Sinfonietta
Recorded 02/12/08, Royal Festival Halls

LIVE: Mira Calix – “ort-oard” for solo cello & electronics 3:38
Timothy Gill (cello)
Mira Calix (laptop)

LIVE: Street Genius / Culture Collective / London Sinfonietta – “Pop Music” 4:00
David Powell (tuba)
Nicole Robson (cello)
Timo Tuhkanen (electric guitar)
Antoine Francoise (piano)
Mira Calix (conductor)

Claudia Molitor: Untitled 40 [desk life] 7:13
London Sinfonietta
Recorded 02/12/08, Royal Festival Halls

LIVE: Anna Meredith – Lylat for trombone & electronics 3:21
Byron Fulcher (trombone + electronics)

(Items in the montage sequence at the top of the show)

Bates: Tentle Moments
London Sinfonietta/Diego Masson
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
ARGO 452 099 2 t.8

Nancarrow arr Mikhashoff: Study No.7
London Sinfonietta/Stephen Asbury
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
WARP CD 144 CD1 t.3

Squarepusher arr Fraser Trainer & Sound Intermedia: Conc 2 Symmetriac
London Sinfonietta/Stephen Asbury
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
WARP CD 144 CD2 t.4

Knussen: Flourish with Fireworks op.22
London Sinfonietta/Oliver Knussen
Album: Works by Knussen
DG 474 322 2 t.3

Takemitsu: Water-Ways
London Sinfoneitta/Oliver Knussen
Album: Riverrun; Water-Ways etc
VIRGIN CLASSICS VC791180 2 t.2

Cage: First Construction in Metal
London Sinfonietta
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
WARP CD 144 CD1 t.4

Reich: Six Marimbas
London Sinfonietta
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
WARP CD 144 CD2 t.3

Tavener: The Whale
London Sinfonietta/David Atherton
Album: The Whale
APPLE CDSAPCOR15 t.1

Julian Anderson: Khorovod
London Sinfonietta/Oliver Knussen
Album: Alhambra Fantasy
ONDINE ODE10122 t.3

Squarepusher arr David Horne: The Tide
London Sinfonietta/Stephen Asbury
Album: Warp Works & Twentieth Century Masters
WARP CD 144 CD1 t.7

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