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Britten Sinfonia at Milton Court review *****

Britten Sinfonia, Helen Grime

This is Rattle, Milton Court Hall, 20th September 2017
  • Purcell – Fantasia Upon One Note
  • Oliver Knussen, George Benjamin, Colin Matthews – A Purcell Garland…
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Culture

CME Welcomes Audiences with Accessible Performance

By Madison Warren

It’s no April fools’ joke — anyone really can come to love contemporary music! On Saturday evening, April 1, Oberlin’s Contemporary Music Ensemble made their debut at a new, laid-back venue, the Birenbaum. 580 more words

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"You Cannot Have Genius Without Silence"

By Madison Schindele

With a vibe that screams “Mom and Dad’s unfinished basement,” the Birenbaum performance space transforms into the hippest of music venues when the sun goes down. 421 more words

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Composer Ryan Wigglesworth: ‘Technique is a tool for expression’

Ryan Wigglesworth (Sheffield, 1979) is considered one of the most important British musicians of his generation. He is composer in residence at the English National Opera and first guest conductor of the Hallé Orchestra. 814 more words

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On record: Colin Matthews: Violin Concerto, Cortège, Cello Concerto No. 2 (NMC)

Colin Matthews: Cortège (1988)*. Cello Concerto No. 2 (1996)**. Violin Concerto (2009)***

***Leila Josefowicz (violin); **Anssi Kartunen (cello); *Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly; BBC Symphony Orchestra / **Rumon Gamba… 533 more words

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