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Xenia PestovaPianist Xenia Pestova presents an innovative programme drawing connections and building bridges between the music of the past and works by living composers. Ed Bennett’s striking and uncompromising “Gothic”, a meditation on the resonances of Notre Dame in Paris, will be juxtaposed with Debussy’s timeless sunken cathedral. Shimmering and flickering “Flow Form” by Richard Emsley …

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Short film about the origins of our project called ‘In Place’ currently on the first leg of a tour. ‘In Place’ is a new song cycle exploring a sense of place in the UK making use of a variety of texts (scientific, poetic, contemporary and ancient) as well as forgotten words from Robert Macfarlane’s word …

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This week sees two premieres for Richard Whalley at this year’s New Music North West a showcase for new music staged by the Royal Northern College of Music. On Thursday 16th November, the Netherlands-based Ebonit Saxophone quartet will perform Refugees Welcome ♥ premiere, alongside Christian Chamoun War Machine and fellow CE composer Kevin Malone’s The Water-Protectors (world première). Refugees …

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Theatrical puppetry company Vertebra present a new production At the heart of things inspired by Oscar Wilde’s De Profundis at The Cockpit, London with music by Gregory Emfietzis. Featuring contact improvisation, visual imagery, garbage film and devised text, At the heart of things creates a contemporary adaptation that dives into female sexuality, queer identity and homophobia. In a …

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William Slingsby-Duncome of the Ducasse Trio talks to us about commissioning Charlotte Bray’s Chant for clarinet, violin and piano ahead of the premiere on 17th November, London. Q. You formed The Ducasse Trio in 2010 as students at the Paris Conservatoire. What brought you together and how has your relationship evolved? Fiachra and I met as …

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