The energy of jazz meets the virtuosity of contemporary classical: four stars of the London jazz scene premiere new, genre-defying ensemble pieces in this extraordinary event. Evoking the “third stream” which lies between classical and jazz, these exciting commissions combine the explosive unpredictability of improvisatory jazz with the rich and versatile timbre of the London Sinfonietta ensemble.
Programme to include:
New commissions by Shabaka Hutchings, Cassie Kinoshi, Elliot Galvin and Laura Jurd
Geoffrey Paterson conductor
Supported by The London Community Foundation and Cockayne - Grants for the Arts. The London Sinfonietta’s Writing the Future programme is generously supported by The Boltini Trust, Jerwood Arts, Michael & Patricia McLaren-Turner and the PRS for Music Foundation.
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