New Year New Music: London Contemporary Orchestra
A New Year New Music concert with London Contemporary Orchestra and music by Jonny Greenwood, Caroline Haines and Laurence Crane; plus sets by Leafcutter John and Jennifer Walshe.
A New Year New Music concert featuring some of the most interesting developments in contemporary music.
The London Contemporary Orchestra offers a snapshot of where things are at in 2016, playing pieces by Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood, Catherine Lamb, Laurence Crane, Caroline Haines and Edmund Finnis.
Plus, solo performances from electronic artist Leafcutter John, composer/performer Jennifer Walshe, and soprano Juliet Fraser with pianist Mark Knoop.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch, live from St John-at-Hackney in East London.
Solo 1: COMMENT ON DIRT & RAVINGSPerformer: Jennifer Walshe.
I Found ThisPerformer: Oliver Coates (cello).
'Woman waits, seething, blooming'.(from Songs about words and about the pleasure of misery)Performer: Juliet Fraser. Performer: Mark Knoop.
Tone/NoiseOrchestra: London Contemporary Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Brunt.
SinesPerformer: Leafcutter John (table-top electronics).
Holt QuartetEnsemble: Members of London Contemporary Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Brunt.
DetunedOrchestra: London Contemporary Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Brunt.
Excerpt from new Song Cycle: Andersen Liederkreis: 'Der Himmel wölbt sich rein und blau' and 'Hjertes Melodier IV'Performer: Juliet Fraser (soprano). Performer: Mark Knoop (piano).
GulpsPerformer: Leafcutter John (table-top electronics).
16 HaikuPerformer: Jennifer Walshe (vocals).
Shades LengthenPerformer: Galya Bisengalieva (violin). Orchestra: London Contemporary Orchestra.
ExpansionsOrchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
- Fri 8 Jan 2016 19:30