@ WILDING FESTIVAL /
16TH JUNE / 2PM / ST. GEORGE'S, BLOOMSBURY /
Nonclassical album artists Consortium5 perform at a festival to celebrate the suffragette Emily Wilding Davison. Premiering 3 new commissions by Roxanna Panufnik, Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian and Litha and Effy Efthymiou supported by the PRSF Women Make Music scheme and the RVW Trust.
Exploring both the life and death of this passionate suffragette, C5 will contrast new works from female composers of the present day with that of female composers in the Renaissance period including works by Raphaela Aleotta, a nun from the San Vito convent in Italy, Maddalena Casulana, an Italian lutenist and one of the the first female composer to have music printed and last but not least the infamous Anne Boleyn.
Tickets: £10 Here