Sunday, 1 May 2011

May 2011

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Thursday 5 May 2011:
7.30pm, Carole Nash Recital Room, RNCM
Panayiotis Demopoulos, piano
works by: Kurtág; Rihm; Goehr; David Ellis; Demopoulos; and Anthony Gilbert (world première)

7.30pm, RNCM Concert Hall
RNCM Brand New Orchestra
new works by composition students for orchestra

Friday 6 May 2011, 7.30pm, The Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall
Quatuor Danel with Richard Whalley, piano
incl. Lachenmann, String Quartet no.3 (Grido)

Wednesday 11 May 2011, 6.30pm, Kraak Gallery 
Raise Your Voice - Cities of Sound
Concert to launch exhibition as part of FutureEverything Festival, 11-14 May

Thursday 12 May 2011:
7.30PM, RNCM Theatre
FutureEverything: An Evening with Steve Reich
all-Reich programme and Reich in conversation with Dr. David Horne

9.30PM, RNCM Studio Theatre
Vanitas - Still Life In One Act
Salvatore Sciarrino
[free] [info]

Saturday 14 May 2011, 7.30pm, International Anthony Burgess Foundation 
Sounds of the Engine House present: Treatise
a performance of Cardew's iconic graphic score Treatise, and music by Anthony Gilbert, Gary Carpenter, Ben Gaunt and Steven Jackson

Thursday 26 May 2011

7.30pm, St Werburgh’s Church, Chorlton
Chorlton Arts Festival
works by Takemitsu, Knussen, John Kannenberg, Paul J. Abbott, James Stephenson, Steve Pycroft

Chorlton Arts Festival
8.30pm, Wilbraham St Ninian’s Church, Chorlton
(arc) is a multi-artist collaboration created especially for caf 2011. Led by _ scape, it brings together leading manchester artists in live electronics, instrumental performance and improvised sound. as the audience, you have the opportunity to get involved by uploading your own sounds, which will then become part of the work.