Concerts

Thursday 2 May

19:30 Dome Room

Our concert opener features Norah Lorway’s game-inspired work, and premieres by guest Pete Stollery and BEAST founder Jonty Harrison.

Guillaume Dujat Divine Cut
Jonty Harrison TBC
Henrik von Coler The last Groove
Allan Chen Watch
Pete Stollery TBC
Tom Mudd Brass Cultures
Alexandra Hamilton-Ayres Electronic Piano
Tim Howle False Memory of Normandy
Norah Lorway TBC

Friday 3 May

13:10 Barber Concert Hall (Free)

The internationally recognised Apartment House presents a new work by James Opstad alongside music by Julius Aglinskas and Lucie Viková.

Lucie Viková Nine    for string quartet and cell phones
Julius Aglinskas …         for string quartet and electronics
James Opstad TBC

15:00 Dome Room

An extended performance by Thor Magnusson and the Brain Dead Ensemble.

Gerard Gormley Odessa
Magnusson/ Brain Dead Ensemble What Comes Around Goes Around

19:00 Elgar Concert Hall

Featuring work by Natasha Barrett, Fernando Lopez-Lezcano, and a world premiere by Apartment House founder Anton Lukoszevieze.

Anton Lukoszevieze TBC
Milad Mardekeh TBC
David Berezan Offshore
Mark Ferguson TBC
Fernando Lopez-Lezcano The Miraculous Multiplication of Strings
Natasha Barrett Dusk’s Gait

20:45 Elgar Concert Hall

Includes music by featured guests Pete Stollery, AnoThai Nitibhon, and Jean-David Caillouët.

Pete Stollery Still Voices
Adriana Maria Ruiz Hurtado Pink Bourbon
Philip Liu Electro-ethnomusicology 2
Emma Margetson TBC
AnoThai Nittibhon & Jean-David Caillouët Performance
Ann Warde For Hands Vier Hände

Saturday 4 May

13:00 Elgar Concert Hall

Concert including work by Annie Mahtani, Erik Nyström and Ambrose Seddon.

Ambrose Seddon Traces of Play
Helene Hedsund TBC
Steven Naylor I wish
Davide Gagliardi Gravity does not Apply
Annie Mahtani
TBC
Erik Nyström Textonics
Leah Reid Sk(etch)

16:30 Elgar Concert Hall

Concert including music by Nikki Sheth, Pete Stollery and Jorge Garcia.

Pete Stollery Fields of Silence
Nikki Sheth TBC
Savannah Agger Landschaften II
Jorge Gregorio García Moncada New Street
Charlie Lockwood A Bright And Shining Future Has Passed Us By
Will Schrimshaw Absolutely Nothing

20:00 Birmingham Open Media (Free)Bom-favicon

Soft Rave Festival closing party, with performances by Norah Lorway and Valentina Vuksic. In collaboration with BOM and their In Real Life exhibition.

Valentina Vuksic
Norah Lorway

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