LSO Futures: Contemporary Chamber Works
VARÈSE Ionisations for Percussion
JASON YARDE Modo Hit Blow for Brass and Percussion* (world premiere, LSO commission)
STRAVINSKY Symphonies of Wind Instruments
JOHN ADAMS Chamber Symphony
François-Xavier Roth conductor
* Jason Yarde saxophone
* Andrew McCormack piano
LSO Chamber Ensembles
The first of two concerts masterminded by François-Xavier Roth, which place new commissions against the backdrop of 20th-century classics that continue to inspire. Here, dazzling inventions in instrumental sound are explored by LSO chamber ensembles, alongside the world premiere of Modo Hit Blow for brass and percussion by Jason Yarde, Panufnik and UBS Sound Adventures: Pioneers Scheme alumnus.
Tickets: £10 £15 £19.50
Student tickets: £6 through Student Pulse
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Sat 13 Apr 6.30pm, Barbican Foyers
Young Composers Showcase
Be the first to discover the next generation of composing talent in this free performance on the Barbican foyers, as young composers aged 14–18 showcase some of the music they’ve developed in workshops during the day.
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