Open Ear - London Contemporary Orchestra, Sarah Nicolls, Neil Luck, Shiva Feshareki
Open Ear, a concert with the London Contemporary Orchestra. Music by Meredith Monk, Andrew Hamilton, Shiva Fesharek, plus performers Neil Luck, Sarah Nicolls and Shiva Feshareki.
Open Ear - a concert of contemporary music with the London Contemporary Orchestra playing pieces by Meredith Monk, Andrew Hamilton and Shiva Feshareki, plus solo performances from composer/performer Neil Luck, pianist Sarah Nicolls and electronic artist Shiva Feshareki.
Hosted by Sara Mohr-Pietsch and broadcast live from St John-at-Hackney in London.
Sarah Nicholls will be performing on her specially designed Inside Out Piano, the strings of which can be strummed and plucked while the keyboard is also played.
Shiva Feshareki will be performing on turntables, in duet with Kit Downes playing the massive pipe organ of St John.
Neil Luck performs provocative performance-art spoken word pieces that play with fragmentation and interruption.
London Contemporary Orchestra bring two UK premieres, one by the veteran American minimalist Meredith Monk, and one by the Irish maverick Andrew Hamilton;
plus a piece for two separate string ensembles by Shiva Feshareki.
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