KINETIC #2 @ the ANTHONY BURGESS FOUNDATION
Our second event, held at The International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester, in May 2017. We featured the work of 7 composers - Patrick Brennan, Aled Smith, Joseph Shaw, Lucy Armstrong, Robert Thorpe, Shaun Davies and Timothy Wise, giving World Premieres to four pieces, a UK Premiere to one, and hosting second performances of two pieces.
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Patrick Brennan - 'Heat Vision'
(Robert Thorpe - electric guitar, Emily Burkhardt - baritone saxophone,
Patrick Brennan - electric bass, Daniel Portal - piano)
Shaun Davies - 'Spiral'
(Lauryna Sableviciute - piano)
Lucy Armstrong - 'Melodrama'
(Anthony Brown - soprano saxophone, Benjamin Powell - piano)
Aled Smith - 'Alone'
(Grace Macdonald - soprano saxophone, Lily Wilson - alto saxophone,
Freya Chambers - tenor saxophone, Simeon Evans - baritone saxophone)
Robert Thorpe - 'Untitled II' from 'Songs from Klaustrið'
(Izzy Petruzzi - tenor saxophone, Robert Thorpe - electric guitar,
Ruby Grace Moore - 'cello, Ruta Skudraite - piano)
Joseph Shaw - 'IV' from 'Four Pieces: Colour in Water'
(Daniel Portal - piano)
Joseph Shaw -'...and wisdom comes quietly'
(Charlotte Badham - mezzo soprano, James Girling - classical guitar)
Timothy Wise - 'Atomium'
(Callum Coomber - electric guitar, Ruby Grace Moore - 'cello, Tom Carney - percussion)