Music We’d Like to Hear 2016


Three concerts on three fridays curated by three composers


7.30pm Friday 1 July


The Music We’d Like To Play Band

Mark Knoop (conductor & piano), Aisha Orazbayeva (violin), Anton Lukoszevieze (cello), Ilze Ikse (flute), Kerry Yong (piano), Elsa Bradley & Adam Morris (percussion) and Newton Armstrong (electronics)

Music by: Newton Armstrong**, Carola Bauckholt*, Bunita Marcus and Linda Catlin Smith*

Shape, Colour, Memory, Architecture. Mark Knoop returns with a large ensemble to present a MWLTH commission by UK-based Australian composer Newton Armstrong, amongst rarely performed works by Bunita Marcus, Linda Catlin Smith and Carola Bauckholt.

£10 advance, £12 on the door
advance tickets available here



7.30pm Friday 8 July


John McAlpine (piano)

Music by: Tom Johnson* and Chris Newman**

A rare visit from Cologne by the phenomenal New Zealand pianist John McApline, a leading exponent of the music of two other exports – an American in Paris and an Englishman in Berlin.

£10 advance, £12 on the door
advance tickets available here


7.30pm Friday 15 July


Dafne Vicente-Sandoval (bassoon), Angharad Davies (violin) and Dominic Lash (double bass)

Music by: Jakob Ullmann* and Eliane Radigue*

Independent thinkers from France and East Germany, Radigue and Ullmann have pursued the interior of sound with focus and intensity. These intimate solo works will be realised by musicians who have formed close working relationships with both composers.

£10 advance, £12 on the door
advance tickets available here

** World Premiere, * UK Premiere

The 2016 edition of Music We’d Like to Hear is supported by Jeff Cloke, the RVW Trust, the Hinrichsen Foundation and an anonymous donor.

All concerts at St Mary at Hill, Lovat Lane (off Eastcheap), London EC3R 8EE (2-minute walk from Monument tube).
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