Thursday, 19.05.2016 13:00, Museum Piano Gallery

Multiples: Colour and Virtuosity
Composers David Gorton and Nigel Clarke discuss the opportunities and challenges of the string ensemble. What draws them to this music of assembled soloists? An Exploration of colour in drama in music for 13-15 string players. 

Soundbox is a series of events inspired by the Academy’s Museum and collections. Presented by Peter Sheppard Skærved, violinist and Viotti Lecturer, the events explore the historical and contemporary relationships between performers, composers, instruments and instrument-makers.


Free, no tickets required

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