Thu 24th May at 7:30pm
@ Queen Elizabeth Hall, London
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A programme of works comprising:
Birtwistle: Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum for ensemble
Birtwistle: Five Distances for five instruments
Birtwistle: In Broken Images after the antiphonal music of Gabrieli for ensemble (UK premiere)
Music writer Tom Service discusses the music with Sir Harrison Birtwistle illustrated with live musical extracts played by the London Sinfonietta.
The London Sinfonietta is one of the world’s elite contemporary music ensembles with a reputation built on the virtuosity of its performances and ambitious programming. It is committed to placing new music at the heart of contemporary culture and pushing boundaries; the ensemble regularly undertakes projects with choreographers, video artists, film-makers and collaborations with electronica artists, jazz and folk musicians.
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