Film: Towards Antara

Music, Classical and opera Free

A screening of Omnibus: 'Towards Antara' – a film by Barrie Gavin, with music by George Benjamin. Featuring rehearsal scenes and conversations from the composer himself, the documentary from 1987 throws light on the making of George Benjamin's pioneering work 'Antara'. It involves an ensemble augmented by ancient panpipes whose sound is transformed by computer technology.