Decibel Play Ed Bennett

Decibel Play Ed Bennett

Frontiers Series

Date and time
02 Apr 2019 (7:00pm)

The Lab, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£10 (£8)

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Composer / Artistic Director / Electronics Ed Bennett
Conductor Daniele Rosina

Mira Benjamin violin
Neil McGovern saxophones
Michelle Holloway recorders
Jack McNeil clarinets
Martyn Sanderson trombone
Paul Norman electric guitar
Sebastiano Dessanay bass
Eliza McCarthy piano
Damien Harron percussion

This handpicked ensemble of amazing musicians present a high energy programme ranging from wild and driving polyrhythmic workouts to delicate moments of stillness and quiet introspection, featuring some of the most outstanding contemporary performers working in new music today.

Decibel premiere Ed Bennett's new work for cello and amplified ensemble, Song of the Books, alongside works written especially for the group by maverick composers Laurence Crane, Egidija Medeksaite and others.

Decibel gratefully acknowledges the support of the PRSF Composers Fund.

Forthcoming events in Frontiers Series

Forthcoming dates will be announced soon.