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Bryn Harrison

Composer Bryn Harrison talks to Sara Mohr-Pietsch about how he plays with time in his music, introducing his new work for violin and piano Receiving the Approaching Memory.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch talks to the composer Bryn Harrison about how he plays with time in his music, and she introduces a recording of his mesmerising new work for violin and piano, 'Receiving the Approaching Memory'. She also talks to the violinist Aisha Orazbayeva and the pianist Mark Knoop who both premiered the work and perform it on this recording made at the BBC Maida Vale studios earlier this year specially for Hear and Now.

Bryn Harrison: Repetitions in Extended Time (opening extract)
Plus Minus

Interview with Bryn Harrison, Aisha Orazbayeva and Mark Knoop

Bryn Harrison: Approaching the Receiving Memory
Aisha Orazbayeva (violin)
Mark Knoop (piano)

Elizabeth Arno (producer).

1 hour

Music Played

  • Bryn Harrison

    Repetitions in Extended Time

  • Bryn Harrison

    Receiving the Approaching Memory

  • John Luther Adams

    Sky with Four Suns (from Canticles of the Sky)

    Performer: JACK Quartet.
    • The Wind in High Places.
    • Cold Blue Music.
    • 4.


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