British Composer Awards Tenth Anniversary Concert

This event has now finished. Wed Dec 5 2012

Time Out says

Endymion string quartet, with harpist Philip Venables; plus Vasari Singers directed by Jeremy Backhouse.

The annual British Composer Awards celebrate the art of contemporary music composition, highlighting the work of composers today. This tenth-anniversary concert brings together a diverse programme of winning works from the Award's history.

Judith Bingham's Fantasia
Gabriel Jackson's 'O Doctor Optime'
Sir John Tavener's 'Ex Maria Virgine: Verbum caro'; 'Ex Maria Virgine: Rocking'
James MacMillan's 'The Canticle of Zachariah'; 'Data est mihi omnis potestas'
Sir Harrison Birtwistle's 'Crowd'
Anthony Payne's String Quartet No 2
Ruth Byrchmore's 'A Birthday'
Michael Zev Gordon's 'This night'
Tarik O'Regan's 'Threshold of night'
Gary Carpenter's 'Azaleas'
Joe Cutler 'Folk Music'

Purcell Room details

Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall, South Bank, London SE1 8XX

Purcell Room

The cosiest venue in the Southbank Centre complex, the Purcell Room is an intimate, 365-seat auditorium within the Queen Elizabeth Hall....

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