Concert at Kestle Barton

Posted by Tanya Moore on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 in Concerts
Tags: Kevos, Kestle Barton, Patrick Bailey

Kevos at Kestle Barton  - New music concerts

Sunday 21st May 2017

Concerts at 3pm and 6pm

Tickets are £15 (includes a glass of wine)

Programme

  • Jim Aitchison (Ensembles) Together and Apart (2017, world premiere)
  • Alison Kay Flux (2006) 
  • Richard Causton Phoenix (2006) 
  • Charlotte Bray Upflight of Butterflies (2008/16 – UK premiere)

Kestle Barton provides a unique backdrop for this Kevos programme featuring four of the most striking composers living and working in the UK today.  

Light and motion in music are at the heart of the programme: 

Jim Aitchison’s Together and Apart, a Kevos commission, features sounds and silences in hypnotic sequence.  Flux by Alison Kay moves from restraint and enigma toward a dramatic climax;  Richard Causton’s Phoenix has light and fire in its delicate melodies and grand gestures while the dramatic effects of sunlight through cloud inspired Upflight of Butterflies from Charlotte Bray.

Kevos Concert Flyer

 
 

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