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  4. Michael Finnissy at 70: The Piano Music (11): The History Of Photography In Sound

Jan

20

Friday

Michael Finnissy at 70: The Piano Music (11): The History Of Photography In Sound

2.00pm

Concerts

Public

Series: Michael Finnissy at 70

Michael Finnissy Ian Pace (piano) performs Michael Finnissy's magnum opus, the extraordinary, five and a half hour long "The History Of Photography In Sound". This will be the first complete performance heard in London for fifteen years.

Programme

14:00 - Chapters 1, 2: Le démon de l’analogie; Le réveil de l’intraitable realité
15:15 - Chapters 3, 4: North American Spirituals; My parents’ generation thought War meant something
16:35 - Chapters 5, 6, 7: Alkan-Paganini; Seventeen Immortal Homosexual Poets; Eadweard Muybridge-Edvard Munch
18:10 - Chapter 8: Kapitalistische Realisme (mit Sizilianische Männerakte und Bachsche Nachdichtungen)
19:35 - Chapters 9, 10, 11: Wachtend op de volgende uitbarsting van repressie en censuur; Unsere Afrikareise; Etched Bright with Sunlight

This concert is part of the two-day conference, "Bright Futures, Dark Pasts: Michael Finnissy at 70".

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Image credits
  • Michael Finnissy

    Photo by Michael Finnissy by Ben Britton

When & where

2.00pm - 8.00pmFriday 20th January 2017

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