Wed 6th Nov 2013: Nonclassical Pioneers of Percussion – NY/London: What’s Happening Now


MUSIC FROM: DAVID LANG / STEVE MARTLAND / TANSY DAVIES/DAVE MARIC / DAVID T. LITTLE / JUDD GREENSTEIN + NONCLASSICAL DJs

Very excited to be opening Pioneers of Percussion festival with a night in collaboration with New York's famous indie-classical label New Amsterdam.

Tracing the creative ties between these two great cities, it will be an overview of some of the most exciting new percussion-focused music currently being composed.

Music includes: David Lang: The Anvil Chorus Steve Martland: Starry Night Tansy Davies: Dark Ground Dave Maric: Run Chime David T. Little: Speak Softly Judd Greenstein: We Shall Be Turned

PLUS: The announcement and Premieres of our prize-winning piece for solo percussion. Competition details here.

Performers include: Catherine Ring (Colin Currie Group), James Larter (BBC Young Musician 2012 finalist), Tom Lee + Ryedale Players String Quartet: Mark Lee (Vln, Edward McCullagh (Vln), Joe Fisher (Vla), Gemma Kost (Cello) and special guests The Fellowship of The Ring.


Tickets: £5 Adv. / £6 on the door