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Why Music? Hear and Now
26 September, 2015 @ 9:45 pm - 11:55 pmFree
Tom Service presents a programme featuring soloists from the Aurora Orchestra, including world premieres from three young composers on the BBC Proms Inspire scheme and a work written specially for ‘Why Music?’ by New Zealander Antonia Barnett-McIntosh, inspired by the theme of rest and busy-ness. The programme also includes Anna Meredith’s ‘Chorale’ for MRI scanner and string quartet, plus a live performance from experimental pianist Sarah Nicolls.
Speakers and performers
- Tom Service, writer and broadcaster
- Antonia Barnett-McIntosh, composer
- Anna Meredith, composer
- Sarah Nicholls, experimental pianist and Senior Lecturer at Brunel University, London.
This event is FREE. Tickets will become available below from 11.00 on Friday 28 August.