October 2012 Archives - Faster than Sound

goPlay – Kuusisto, Gregson & Reactify- 18 May 2013

Internationally acclaimed performers violinist Pekka Kuusisto and cellist Peter Gregson returned to Snape with London-based creative technologists Reactify  to perform an innovative programme of new works exploring the interaction of live performers and electronics. With pieces from Martin Suckling, Nick Ryan, Yann Seznec and Peter Gregson & Pekka Kuusisto. Peter, Pekka, Nick Ryan, Yann Seznec…

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Hélène Breschand

Helene Breschand

Hélène Breschand Hélène Breschand is a highly versatile musician who works across several genres, from contemporary music to Jazz. She has a career as both a soloist and a chamber musician and her works includes, improvisation, musical theatre and the visual arts. She works with composers such as Luciano Berio, Emmanuel Nunes, Yoshihisa Taira and…

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Simon Allen

Simon Allen

Simon Allen Simon Allen’s work in composition and performance is founded upon collaborative practice. As composer and director his latest commission Resonance At The Still Point Of Change for, live ensemble, voices and film was premiered as part of the Cultural Olympiad. Recent shows include WG Sebald’s The Rings Of Saturn (dir. Katie Mitchell, Cologne Schauspiel). Forthcoming is…

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Jamie McDermott

Jamie McDermott

Jamie McDermott Jamie McDermott the Yorkshire born visual artist, composer, and vocalist, known for his strikingly individual crooner meets counter-tenor voice. He is the creator of art- pop curiosity The Irrepressibles, a genre clashing “performance orchestra” who’s unique spectacles choreographed by McDermott – have been performed at many prestigious venues internationally (including UK commissions for…

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Lore Lixenberg

Lore Lixenberg

Lore Lixenberg Lore Lixenberg has performed widely in opera, concert repertoire and music-theatre, and works with many leading composers. She has performed internationally at many festivals including those of Salzburg, Lucerne, Donaueschingen, Aldeburgh, Witten, Edinburgh and Huddersfield, and at the Wien Modern and Oslo Ultima festivals. She has performed with orchestras and ensembles including the…

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