Late Music Ensemble cond. James Whittle
July 1 @ 7:30 pm
An evening of theatrical and improvisatory pieces inspired by Meredith Monk and celebrating her 75th birthday year with a performance of her first string quartet, Stringsongs (2005).
LME’s trademark eclectic programme will feature premieres of new theatrical works by two young composers, Rachael Gibson and Catherine Robson, devised with the ensemble in workshops through the devise.realise educational project.
Plus recent new music by groundbreaking composers Kirsty Devaney and Louis d’Heudieres, and more TBA.
Meredith Monk: Stringsongs
Rachael Gibson: new work – LM commission
Louis d’Heudieres: Vox Pop
Catherine Robson: new work – LM commission
Kirsty Devaney: Root