Event

Performance by Anton Lukoszevieze and in-conversation

6 February 2019


Wednesday 6 February, 7.00pm

Cellist, Anton Lukoszevieze, will lead a performance, along with London Guildhall students, of a piece composed by Laurence Crane. The piece is played with a curved bow, which can sustain all four strings of the instrument simultaneously. Lukoszevieze has been performing Crane's work for over 20 years and has worked with Gibson, most notably on the film Crippled Symmetry.

Following the performance, Beatrice Gibson and Crane will discuss their collaborative processes in Deux Soeurs Qui Ne Sont Pas Soeurs.

Part of a programme of events hosted by composer, Laurence Crane.

Laurence Crane is closely associated with the ensemble Apartment House, who have given over 40 performances of his works. Some performances they have given include has written Riis (1996) and John White in Berlin (2003). He has written a considerable amount of piano music. Pianists who have performed his work include Michael Finnissy, Thalia Myers and John Tilbury. His piece 'Octet' was shortlisted for the 2009 Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards in the Chamber-Scale Composition category, along with works by Harrison Birtwistle and Karlheinz Stockhausen. In 2017, he won the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Awards for Artists 2017. In the same year, his piece Omloop Het Ives for bass flute and string quartet was nominated for the British Composer Awards. He is currently Professor of Composition at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

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Please note that bookings are non-transferable and non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by the Centre.

The space is wheelchair accessible. Please contact us if you have any additional access requirements.