November Music

Brief Description: 
GB Ensemble, including Beckett Songbook
Date: 
3 Nov 2018
Location: 
‘s-Hertogenbosch (Den Bosch) Netherlands

GB Ensemble Den Bosch

Gavin met the artistic director of November Music, Bert Palinckx, at a performance of Gavin's opera The Collected Works of Billy the Kid in Rotterdam, May 25th this year. It transpired that Gavin had borrowed Bert's bass when Gavin's ensemble peformed at a festival in the remote Austrian village of Ulrichsberg many years ago. He will borrow the same bass in Den Bosch!

Programme:

Lauda con Sordino c.12'

Beckett Songbook c. 30 

The Flower of Friendship c. 12'

Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet c. 25'

Performers: 

Orlanda Bryars (soprano, cello); James Cave (counter tenor, cello); Morgan Goff (viola); James Woodrow (electric guitar); Nick Cooper (cello); Gavin Bryars (double bass, piano)