VOX: 04

22nd March 2018

Cassandra Miller - Bel CantoJ

Jamie Hamilton - Afterlude 2.0 (VOX commission)

Leo Chadburn - X Chairman Maos

Cornelius Cardew - Paragraph 7

Support act - The Balina Whalers

With special guest Hélöise Werner (Soprano)

The opening concert in the second VOX series. Featuring a new work by Jamie Hamilton for soprano, video and amplified ensemble, rare performances of Leo Chadburn’s disquieting setting of Chairman Mao’s Hundred Flowers speech, and Cassandra Miller’s beautiful
resynthesis of Maria Callas’ voice, Bel Canto.

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