Date: Mon 16th & Tue 17th Sep, 2019
Venue: University of Southampton (SO16 7PP)
Date: Thursday, 6th November; 7:00pm
Venue: St. Leonard’s Church, Shoreditch
When The Riot Ensemble and Juice Vocal Ensemble ran a Call for Scores earlier this year, 126 composers from all over the world applied for just two available commissions. This concert features the resulting works – by Australian composer Holly Harrison and UK composer Ben Oliver – along with the World Premiere of she is a myth by Riot’s Composer-in-Residence, Amy Beth Kirsten. Amy’s music has recently been described as “wildly imaginative” (NY Times) and “a tour de force” (Washington Post). Amy, Ben and Holly will introduce their pieces in conversation with Riot’s Artistic Director Aaron Holloway-Nahum.