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A celebration of commissioned performances

Southbank Centre's Purcell Room, London


We mark the anniversary of our first-ever concert with a celebration of the eclectic, provocative, surprising and beautiful music we have commissioned and performed throughout our history. Performing a mix of new commissions and classic chamber repertoire written specially for the ensemble over the years, we will be joined by special guests for a festive evening of new music. 

Programme to include:
Hannah Kendall  Verdala
Young Composers/Lucy Armstrong Enfield Protest Songs (world premiere)
Young Composers Composition Challenges
Tansy Davies  Iris

Oliver Knussen Coursing
George Lewis Celebration (world premiere) 
Tōru Takemitsu  Tree Line
Thomas Adès  Living Toys

Simon Haram  saxophone
Geoffrey Paterson  conductor
Lucy Armstrong conductor
Michael Cox piccolo
London Sinfonietta

This event is produced by the London Sinfonietta and supported by the Southbank Centre and the Marchus Trust.
The work of the London Sinfonietta is supported by Arts Council England and the John Ellerman Foundation.
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    Venue: (view map)

    Purcell Room
    Southbank Centre
    Belvedere Rd
    London SE1 8XX

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