Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

London Sinfonietta - Marco Stroppa, Peter Eotvos, Boulez, Stockhausen

Tom Service presents a London Sinfonietta concert given at the 2011 Aldeburgh Festival, including the UK premieres of works by Marco Stroppa and Peter Eotvos.

Tom Service presents a concert from the 2011 Aldeburgh Festival, recorded last month, which explores the movement of sound in space, featuring three composers connected with IRCAM, the Parisian centre of avant-garde music and research. Tom is joined to discuss the works by the London Sinfonietta's Chief Executive, Andrew Burke.

Peter Eotvos
SCHILLER: energische Schonheit (UK premiere)

Marco Stroppa
From Needle's Eye (UK premiere)

Pierre Boulez
...explosante-fixe ...

London Sinfonietta
Peter Eötvös conductor
Michael Cox solo flute
Byron Fulcher solo trombone
EXAUDI vocal ensemble
Sound Intermedia
Andrew Gerzso IRCAM computer music designer
Jérémie Henrot IRCAM Sound engineer

Stockhausen
Jubilaeum
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Oliver Knussen.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Broadcast

Sound of the Week

Sound of the Week

Composers reveal the sounds that have captured their imaginations and inspired new music.

Stockhausen’s Gruppen – What’s the Big Deal?

Stockhausen’s Gruppen – What’s the Big Deal?

A user-friendly guide to a masterpiece of music’s post-War avant-garde.

Pioneering Sound

Pioneering Sound

Listen to Radio 3 broadcasts which break technological boundaries in sound.