Room 2, South Gallery II, Bermondsey
In a collaboration between Christian Marclay and the London Sinfonietta, some of the world’s most renowned contemporary musicians have been invited to stage performances, including new compositions and live improvisation sessions.This Saturday there will be a performance by Elaine Mitchener.
Elaine Mitchener is a vocalist, improviser and composer noted for her unique mixture of styles ranging from contemporary classical, gospel, jazz and free-improvisation.
She has performed in festivals and venues in Britain and Europe working with musicians David Toop, Steve Beresford, Brodsky Quartet, John Butcher, Sylvia Hallett, Dam van Huynh, George Lewis, Max Eastley, Luca Francesconi, Heiner Goebbels, Henry Grimes, Christian Marclay, Phil Minton, Irvine Arditti, Evan Parker, Alasdair Roberts, Matthew Wright, and Jason Yarde.
Currently working on ‘Industrialising :n-tə-mə-s’ē a solo work for voice, movement and electronics in collaboration with Lewis/van Huynh/Toop supported by Sound and Music, also performing in the opera ‘Between Worlds’ by composer Tansy Davies (ENO/Barbican production). Recent performances include Spitalfields Music, Sounds New, Weserburg MOMA, Hepworth (Wakefield), khm (Cologne), hcmf// and La Dynamo.
All of the performances are free and open to the public, spaces will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.
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