Venue: Elgar Concert Hall, The Bramall
CrossCurrents presents Loki
Director: Daniele Rosina
Speaking of Letters and Dancing
Michael Zev Gordon
A Short Book of Harmonies
No. 51 (resting songs)*
We close the 2018 festival with the first public performance from the newly established contemporary music group, Loki. Conceived and directed by Daniele Rosina, Loki draws on the talents of some the UK’s finest chamber musicians and new music specialists. Loki performs world premieres by Richard Ayres, Michael Zev Gordon and Ryan Latimer alongside Schoenberg’s 1912 song cycle, Pierrot Lunaire.
*Commissioned by CrossCurrents with generous support from the John Feeney Trust.
6.30pm – Pre-concert panel discussion:
Spitalfields Festival Chief Executive, Stephen Newbould chairs a panel discussion with CrossCurrents co-directors Daniele Rosina and Michael Zev Gordon and composers Ryan Latimer and Richard Ayres.