6pm Pre-concert talk
Professor Jonathan Cross explores the use of texture, timbre, microtones and overtones as compositional techniques in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Giacinto Scelsi Kya*
György Ligeti Chamber Concerto
Tristian Murail La Chambre des cartes
Georg Friedrich Haas “Ich suchte, aber ich fand ihn nicht.” (UK premiere)
9.30pm Late night lounge including
Mark Carroll Black Lake and EXIT (world premiere)
Soosan Lolavar Protect me from what I want (world premiere)
Part of Soosan and Mark's Embedded Residency at Southbank Centre, in partnership with Sound and Music.
On the second night of our two-part series a pre-concert talk explores the use of texture, timbre, microtones and overtones as compositional techniques, before performances of important chamber works from the past 50 years that chart this territory. A late night lounge expands the sonic journey into the electronic and electroacoustic; we premiere new music by two emerging composers as part of their Embedded Residency at Southbank Centre, in partnership with Sound and Music.
Thierry Fischer conductor
Mark van de Wiel solo clarinet*
Attend this concert as part of your Arts Award, a national qualification inspiring young people to grow their arts and leadership talents.