Morton Feldman, James Weeks, Andrew HamiltonWednesday 21 September 2011
Morton Feldman: Only for solo voice
James Weeks: Inscription (World premiere)
Morton Feldman: Voices and Cello for 2 female voices & cello
Andrew Hamilton: right and wrong (World premiere)
Morton Feldman: Clarinet and String Quartet
'The Brilliant Endymion' and EXAUDI 'the extraordinary ensemble of vocal virtuosi' collaborate on two beautiful evenings of 'new simplicity'.
The timeless space of Morton Feldman's music is explored in his iconic Clarinet and String Quartet, alongside shorter pieces Only and Voices and Cello. We pair this up with two new commissions by composers inspired by Feldman - Andrew Hamilton and James Weeks.
The first part of Music for People is on Monday 19 September at 7.45pm, in the Purcell Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall, and features music by Arvo Pärt, Philip Venables and Joanna Bailie. More details here.Performers
James Weeks conductor
Mark van de Wiel clarinet
Juliet Fraser soprano