JAMES MCVINNIE - NICO MUHLY, PHILIP GLASS
Nico Muhly, Move
Philip Glass, Etude 2
Nico Muhly, Quiet Music from Three Etudes for Piano
Nico Muhly, Falling Pairs
Nico Muhly, Short Stuff
Nico Muhly, Drones & Piano
Nico Muhly, A Hudson Cycle
Philip Glass, Etude 20
James McVinnie is an organist and pianist. His work as a performer encompasses music from the 16th century to the present day. He has collaborated with many leading figures in music including Philip Glass, Tom Jenkinson/Squarepusher, Angelique Kidjo, Nico Muhly, Martin Creed, David Lang, Richard Reed Parry, Bryce Dessner & Darkstar, many of whom have written large scale works for him. He has released music on Bedroom Community, Orange Mountain Music and Warp Records.
Last season's highlights include the first performances of Philip Glass's Symphony 12 'Lodger' with Angelique Kidjo and the Los Angeles Philharmonic under John Adams and in London with the London Contemporary Orchestra at Southbank Centre, performances of Nico Muhly's organ concerto with the Philadelphia Orchestra, and an evening-length collaboration with electronic duo 'Darkstar' for the SPCO Liquid Music series.
His 2020/21 season - Covid 19 dependent - will see appearances at Paris Philharmonie, Lyon Auditorium, London's Southbank and Barbican Centres, the opening concerts of Munich Philharmonic Orchestra's season and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Presented by Bold Tendencies.
This is an all ages event.