Festival Weekends

Join us at our special New Music Biennial festival weekends featuring all 20 commissions :

 

30 June – 2 July 2017
Hull UK City of Culture
Performances will be free to attend.

7 – 9 July 2017
Southbank Centre, London
Tickets for the events are free but please note you will need to book through the Southbank website link above.

 

The schedules for both weekends are:

Hull Weekend Southbank Centre Weekend
*** FRIDAY 30 JUNE ***
ANNA MEREDITH: CONCERTO FOR BEATBOXER & ORCHESTRA FEATURING SOUTHBANK SINFONIA
Albemarle Music Centre, 5.30pm

SIMON HOLT: CONCERTO FOR CLARINET AND ORCHESTRA FEATURING BBC PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Hull City Hall, 6.45pm

GAVIN BRYARS: WINESTEAD FEATURING EXAUDI ENSEMBLE
Albemarle Music Centre, 8.00pm

MICA LEVI: NEW WORK FEATURING BBC PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Hull City Hall, 9.00pm

DANIEL ELMS: BETHIA
Holy Trinity Church, 10.15pm



*** SATURDAY 1 JULY ***
RAY LEE: RING OUT
Zebedee’s Yard, 11.00am

LAURENCE CRANE: PIECES ABOUT ART FEATURING EXAUDI 
Albemarle Music Centre, 12.30pm

ERROLLYN WALLEN: MIGHTY RIVER FEATURING ORCHESTRA X
Hull City Hall, 2.00pm

EMILY HALL: ITCH WITCH
Hull City Hall Mortimer Suite, 3.15pm

HANNAH PEEL: MARY CASIO - JOURNEY TO CASSIOPEIA
Albemarle Music Centre, 4.30pm

JAMES MCVINNIE & DARKSTAR: A PIECE FOR ORGAN
Hull City Hall, 6.00pm

GOGO PENGUIN: AS ABOVE SO BELOW
Früit, 7.15pm

ELIZA CARTHY: RIVERS AND RAILWAYS FEATURING MOULETTES AND FREEDOM CHOIR
Stage@TheDock, 8.30pm



*** SUNDAY 2 JULY ***
MARK SIMPSON: AFTER AVEDON FEATURING GOULD PIANO TRIO
Hull City Hall Mortimer Suite (Sharp Room), 11.00am

JASON SINGH & ANNE MARTIN: CEUMANNAN – FOOTSTEPS. 2. 
Hull City Hall Mortimer Suite (Soft Room), 12.15pm

RESIDENCY SUPERGROUP (JAMES REDWOOD)
Hull City Hall, 1.30pm

JOCELYN POOK: ANXIETY FANFARE AND VARIATIONS FOR VOICES
Albemarle Music Centre, 3.00pm

PETER EDWARDS: A JOURNEY WITH THE GIANTS OF JAZZ
Holy Trinity Church, 4.15pm

PHILIP VENABLES & DAVID HOYLE: ILLUSIONS FEATURING LONDON SINFONIETTA
Funktion Hull (previously Tower Nightclub), 5.30pm

BRIAN IRVINE & JENNIFER WALSH: 13 VICES FEATURING REDNOTE ENSEMBLE
The Guildhall, 6.45pm

SAM LEE: HULLUCINATION
Holy Trinity Church, 8.00pm

 

*** FRIDAY 7 JULY ***
ANNA MEREDITH: CONCERTO FOR BEATBOXER & ORCHESTRA FEATURING SOUTHBANK SINFONIA
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, 5:30pm

DANIEL ELMS: BETHIA
Royal Festival Hall, 6:30pm

JAMES MCVINNIE & DARKSTAR: A PIECE FOR ORGAN
Royal Festival Hall, 9:00pm



*** SATURDAY 8 JULY ***
ERROLLYN WALLEN: MIGHTY RIVER FEATURING ORCHESTRA X
Royal Festival Hall, 12:00pm

EMILY HALL: ITCH WITCH
Blue Room, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, 1:00pm, 3:00pm

GAVIN BRYARS: WINESTEAD FEATURING OPERA NORTH
Royal Festival Hall, 3:00pm

SAM LEE: HULLUCINATION
Queen Elizabeth Hall, 4:00pm

ELIZA CARTHY: RIVERS AND RAILWAYS FEATURING MOULETTES
Riverside Terrace, Level 2, outside Royal Festival Hall, 5:00pm

LAURENCE CRANE: PIECES ABOUT ART FEATURING EXAUDI
Royal Festival Hall, 6:00pm

RAY LEE: RING OUT
Outdoor spaces, 11:30am

PETER EDWARDS: A JOURNEY WITH THE GIANTS OF JAZZ
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall 8:00pm

ANNE MARTIN & JASON SINGH: CEUMANNAN - FOOTSTEPS
Blue Room, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall 7:00pm, 9:00pm

GOGO PENGUIN: AS ABOVE SO BELOW
Royal Festival Hall, 9:00pm



*** SUNDAY 9 JULY ***
SIMON HOLT: CONCERTO FOR CLARINET AND ORCHESTRA FEATURING BBC PHILHARMONIC
Royal Festival Hall, 1:00pm

JOCELYN POOK: ANXIETY FANFARE AND VARIATIONS FOR VOICES
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, 2:00pm

MICA LEVI: NEW WORK FEATURING BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA
Royal Festival Hall, 3:00pm

BRIAN IRVINE: 13 VICES FEATURING REDNOTE ENSEMBLE
Blue Room, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, 2:00pm, 4:00pm

RAY LEE: RING OUT
Outdoor spaces, 11:30am

MARK SIMPSON: AFTER AVEDON FEATURING GOULD PIANO TRIO
Weston Roof Pavilion, Level 6, Green side, Royal Festival Hall, 4:00pm, 5:00pm

HANNAH PEEL: MARY CASIO - JOURNEY TO CASSIOPEIA
The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, 6:30pm

PHILIP VENABLES & DAVID HOYLE: ILLUSIONS FEATURING LONDON SINFONIETTA
Royal Festival Hall, 7:30pm

 

 

You can also discover new music all over the UK – see the calendar on the right for the latest updates.

Head to the PRS for Music Foundation website for more information about New Music Biennial.


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