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Ben Smith: Images, Objects and Signs




Series: City Summer Sounds Music Festival

Pianist and recent graduate Ben Smith explores works in which musical sound is imagined or conceptualized as a quasi-image, object, or symbol. Including works by Brian Ferneyhough, Michael Finnissy and Jürg Frey, the programme traverses the extremes of pianistic expression and virtuosity.


Salvatore Sciarrino, Due notturni crudeli
1.Senza tempo e scandito
2. Furia, metallo

Michael Finnissy, 'Midsummer Morn’, from English Country Tunes

Evan Johnson, Three reversed movements to bring destroyed objects back to life

Ben Smith, burn me...

Brian Ferneyhough, Lemma-Icon-Epigram


Jürg Frey, Les tréfonds inexplorés des signes pour piano

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7.00pm - 9.00pmTuesday 31st May 2016

Performance Space College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB United Kingdom

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