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Week one

Sounds of Bosphorus TodayFriday 22nd May 2015, 7.00pm
Performance Space
Sounds of the Bosphorus Today

Launching the 2015 festival, this concert mixed experimental sounds by İhsan Özgen, Michael Ellison and Karan Ince with traditional Turkish music. Presented in conjunction with the Middle East and Central Asia Music Forum.

Plus-Minus Tuesday 26th May 2015, 7.00pm
Performance Space
Plus-Minus: New Students Works

The Department of Music’s ensemble-in-residence, Plus-Minus, presentsed new works by undergraduate student composers. Find out more:

Superpiano Wednesday 27th May 2015, 7.00pm
Performance Space
Superpiano: Beyond the keys

Kate Ryder, a pianist renowned for pushing the boundaries of her instrument, presented a concert of new works for piano and electronics.

edges-ensembleThursday 28th May 2015, 7.00pm
Performance Space
edges ensemble: Time with People

The London premiere of Tim Parkinson’s opera Time with People, fresh from its sold out performance at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival. Featured the University of Huddersfield's edges ensemble, directed by Philip Thomas.

ChoirFriday 29th May 2015, 7.30pm
St Clements Church, Kings Square, London, EC1V 8DA
City University Chamber Choir

City’s Chamber Choir presented a programme of works, including Fauré's Requiem and Cantique de Jean Racine alongside The Beatitudes by Arvo Pärt.