Every Tuesday in November 2017
Guest Artistic Directors: Patricia Auchterlonie & Ben Smith
Tuesday 7 November 2017, 1pm - "Last Words"
Patricia Auchterlonie (soprano), Antonia Berg (flute), Ben Smith (piano), Yoanna Prodanova (cello)
Salvatore Sciarrino (b. 1947) - Due melodie per soprano e pianoforte (1978)
Ben Smith (b. 1991) - New Work***
Kate Soper (b. 1981) - Only the words themselves mean what they say (2010-11)**
Salvatore Sciarrino - Ultime rose (from Vanitas) (1981)
Tuesday 14 November 2017, 1pm - "Babbitt-Haas-Emerson"
FEATURED INSTRUMENT: Fixed Electronics
Ben Smith (piano), Patricia Auchterlonie (soprano)
Milton Babbitt (1916-2011) - Philomel (1964)
Georg Friedrich Haas (b. 1953) - Ein Schattenspiel (2004)
Simon Emmerson (b. 1950) - Time Past IV (1985)
Tuesday 21 November 2017, 1pm - "Sensations"
FEATURED PERFORMER: Ben Smith
Ben Smith (piano)
Robert Reid Allan (b. 1991) - The Palace of Light (2016)*
Colon Nancarrow (1912-1997) - Three Canons for Ursula (1988)
Julian Anderson (b. 1967) - Sensation (2015-16)
Tuesday 28 November 2017, 1pm - "Haikus"
FEATURED COMPOSER: Eva-Maria Houben
Antonia Berg (flute), Patricia Auchterlonie (soprano), Ben Smith (piano), Yoanna Prodanova (cello)
Eva-Maria Houben (b. 1955) - Haikus for four (I, V, VIII, IX) (2003-04)**
* London Premiere ** UK Premiere *** World Premiere