Birtwistles in Residence
This event has now finished. Wed Jan 9
Time Out says
On the day painter Adam Birtwistle's debut show opens at Kings Place Gallery, a special concert downstairs featuring the music of his father, Sir Harrison Birtwistle. Played by Nicolas Hodges, piano, Christian Dierstein, percussion, Andrew Watts (countertenor), Melinda Maxwell, oboe, and Helen Tunstall, harp.
Birtwistle's 'Saraband: The King's Farewell ' for solo piano; Ostinato with Melody for piano (2000); 26 Orpheus Elegies for voice, oboe and harp (2004); Gigue machine for piano (2011); and 'The Axe Manual' for piano and percussion (2000).
(Note: after the concert, at 9.15pm, Sir Harrison Birtwistle is in conversation with Tom Service.)
Adam Birtwistle's painting exhibition runs at Kings Place Gallery until March 9.