BBC Radio 3 broadcast

Tune in here for a special live broadcast from the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival on BBC Radio 3’s Hear and Now program. The performance took place on November 26, 2016 starting at 10pm in Bates Mill. Many thanks to hcmf// for inviting me, to the team of Hear and Now for the smooth experience, and to Michael Finnissy, who wrote the beautiful Song 1 and Song 16. The broadcast will be available for listening until December 26, 2016.

Programme includes:

Bunita Marcus Music For Japan (UK premiere)
Naomi Pinnock Music for Europe (world premiere)
Ensemble Adapter

Christian Mason In a world of invisible waves: a butterfly (UK premiere)
Richard Uttley (piano)

Olga Neuwirth Incidendo/fluido
Richard Uttley (prepared piano & electronics)

Michael Finnissy Song 1; Song 16
Peyee Chen

Free improvisation by Percy Pursglove (trumpet) and Thomas Stronen (drums)