Ensemble MidtVest (16 May)

Wednesday 16 May 2018, 8pm

Penarth Pier Pavilion

Composer Piece Duration Listen
Per Nørgård Many Returns to Bali 9'
Anders Nordentoft Doruntine 8'
Bent Sørensen Lontanamente – Fragments of a Waltz 9'
David Lang wed 6'
Bent Sørensen Gondole 12'
David Lang thorn 5'
John Metcalf Six Palindromes
World Premiere

Our final concert brings this year’s festival to a conclusion with a range of mesmerising works leading to a world premiere from our Artistic Director, John Metcalf.  Composed for the members of Ensemble Midtvest this captivating work offers a fascinating and beautifully crafted exploration of the musical palindrome.

Also, 7pm: Pre-Concert Talk, Penarth Pier Cinema
Steph Power introduces the music of John Metcalf