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To start a new contemporary ensemble for a country is a bold move, but that’s what Michael Rafferty has done with UPROAR which will present its first programme at Chapter in Cardiff on Friday 26 October. Amongst the 10 commissions are works by Composers Edition’s Andrew Lewis and Lynne Plowman. Dan Goren caught up with …

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Joe CutlerElsewhereness, the third recording of Joe Cutler’s Music (and the second on the NMC label) is brought out this October.  We caught up with Joe to find out more… DG: Great to see a new portrait CD out on NMC and what a performer line-up! JC: Thanks CE! I’m really excited about the line-up of performers, …

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Richard Whalley is giving a lunchtime piano recital on Thursday 18th October at Manchester University, when he’ll be performing works by Weir, Adams, Lachenmann, Takemitsu, and giving the UK premiere of his Kinderszenen. This set of piano pieces was composed for my friend, Yve Poprawski, who runs a dance school in Bad Kreuznach, Germany. They are conceived …

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Liz Lane’s Silver Rose for brass band and narrator, commissioned to commemorate 100 years of the beginning of World War 1 by Bristol Cultural Development Partnership in 2014, and using the poems of Isaac Rosenberg is being very well received by bands and audiences across the UK. The first performance was at Bristol Museum and …

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