Zero Wave presents… Music for One of Two People: Solos & Duets composed for live instruments and voice
featuring music by Cornelius Cardew, John Garner, György Kurtag, Michael Parsons, Howard Skempton, Kate Williams, Christian Wolff, and Jonathan Woolgar
performed by Héloise Werner, Mainly Two, Ian Mitchell & David Ryan, Jerry Wigens, Far Rainbow
Soprano Héloïse Werner presents selections from her new solo show "Scenes from the End" composed by Jonathan Woolgar and directed by Roxana Haines. Paris-born Héloïse Werner is singer and co-director for contemporary quartet The Hermes Experiment, Park Lane Group Young Artists 2015/16 and winners of the 2014 Nonclassical Battle of the Bands. She recently created the role of Anya in one-woman opera "Mannequin" by Maria Vatenina at the Tête à Tête Opera Festival 2015. Jonathan Woolgar was 2010 winner of the Proms Young Composer Competition. His works have been performed by Manchester Camerata and Aurora Ensemble.
The programme will also feature
Ian Mitchell & David Ryan performing 'Intersections' by Michael Parsons, Homage a Farkas Ferenc by György Kurtág & Octet 61 for Jasper Johns.
Mainly Two, playing duets for violins by John Garner & Kate Williams
Jerry Wigens performing Howard Skempton’s Five Miniatures for solo guitar
Far Rainbow performing ‘Stones' by Christian Wolff