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Voice of the Whale

7:30pm | 16 February 2018 | Recital Hall

George Crumb Makrokosmos 1
George Crumb Zeitgeist
George Crumb Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale)

American composer George Crumb’s music takes inspiration from spiritual, natural and philosophical sources. In Vox balaenae he contemplates the relationship between whales and man through time, transforming their songs into music of simple beauty and impassioned intensity. This concert is also a chance to hear some of Crumb’s evocative piano works, including the zodiac-inspired Makrokosmos and the impressive spectacle of Zeitgeist for two pianos.

 

Tickets: £5

Booking opens for the Spring Season on Wednesday 13 December. RCM Friends and Patrons have priority booking from Wednesday 6 December.

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