A Certain Kind of Light
Soprano Juliet Fraser presents an intimate programme of new music for voice and fixed media that voyages through meditation, memorialising, murmuring and mimicry to cast new light on what it means to sing and to be a singer. Programme to include works by Linda Buckley, Eleanor Cully, Lawrence Dunn and Cassandra Miller.
This project has been generously supported by the PRS for Music Foundation.
Late Music Lunchtime: PercusSing
Pieces on conflict and resolution, setting poems by Emily Dickinson. Featuring premieres by William Brooks, Rose Hall, Joe Steele and Ben Rowarth, plus music by Emma-Ruth Richards and Martin Scheuregger.
John Cage and Christian Wolff
John Cage‘s Concert for Piano and Orchestra (1957–8) and the world première of Christian Wolff’s RESISTANCE performed by members of Apartment House. The concert is programmed as part of the Performing Indeterminacy International Conference. Conference delegates receive one ticket included in their registration.
Wild, Weird and Wonderful
Music Theatre Wales presents ‘Y Twr’ (The Tower)
Three Choirs Festival: Echoes of a Distant Land – The Marsyas Trio with Jessica Summers
This programme features works for chamber trio and voice spanning three centuries to the present day, alongside a newly commissioned work by the Welsh composer Hilary Tann.
Arvo Pärt‘s Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten alongside a programme of pieces by Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Vaughan Williams, Britten, Harris, and Sir James MacMillan. Featuring Sophie Bevan (soprano), Kate Bray (Mezzo), Andrew Tortise (Tenor), George Humphreys (Bass), Southern Sinfonia and Christopher Stokes (Organ), conducted by Graham Caldbeck.
rarescale Summer School
Join rarescale for a week of composition, collaboration and flute playing. Taught courses and retreats for composers and flute players. Concerts during the week. Tutors are Carla Rees (flute) and Michael Oliva (composition).
Price includes accommodation.