Sun 7th Jun
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Royal West of England Academy of Art
How does one define the relationship between music and art? How might a work of visual art be re-imagined as music?
NMSW has invited composers to create new music in response to the work of contemporary artists for a concert exploring the interface between music and art.
The concert will feature the premières of new pieces by Geoff Poole, Jean-Paul Metzger and Litha Efthymiou written in response to work in the Ingram Collection of Modern British Art and to the work of Shanghai based artist Zhang Enli. A collaboration between composer Julian Leeks and RWA Academician Fiona Robinson will present a developing conversation between the two art forms, as each creates a response to the other’s work.
The programme will also feature György Ligeti and Hildur Guðnadóttir and will be performed by the Bristol Ensemble String Quartet.
Artist Fiona Robinson’s response to Julian Leeks’ Anywhere Else But Here.
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Bookings are closed for this event.