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Dr K. Sextet

March 4 @ 7:30 pm

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The Dr K. Sextet returns to Late Music in 2017 to tell stories. An eclectic mix of composers have used folk tales from around the world to create fascinating musical stories that Dr K. will explore. Music by Maxwell Davies, Albert, Simaku, Harrison, Saariaho and Skempton features alongside a new work by a student of York St John University, and an explosive collaborative work for violin and loop pedals by composer Jasmin Kent Rodgman and Dr K. violinist Alice Barron.

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: ‘Dances’ from The Two Fiddlers (sextet)
Sadie Harrison: Bell Music for St Casimir (clarinet and piano)
Thomas Simaku: My Beautiful Morea (flute and piano)
Kaija Saariaho: Oi Kuu (bass clarinet and cello)
Howard Skempton: The Durham Strike (piano)
Jasmin Kent Rodgman and Alice Barron: Recitations for violin and loop pedals (world premiere)
York St John University student: new work
Alejandro Viñao: Khan Variations (percussion)
Thomas Albert: movements from Thirteen Ways (sextet)
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March 4
7:30 pm
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St. Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel
St. Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NQ United Kingdom
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