Sunday 1 November, 7pm on YouTube


The Four Faces of Gaia

Music from The Gambia, India, the Middle East and Europe.

Date & Time: Sunday 1 November, 7pm

Available Until: Sunday 8 November

Venue: YouTube

Event Content


PROLOGUE

Thomas Tallis Spem in alium
sung by 40 singers from across Australia

AFRICA

From The Gambia:
Sura Susso voice, kora

ASIA

From India:
Debipriya Sircar voice, sitar
Jaymini Sahai kathak dance
Sanju Sahai tabla

THE MIDDLE EAST

From Azerbaijan (BREMF 2009):
Ramin Qarayev voicesaz
Malik Mansurov tar
Gochaq Askerov voice
Elshan Mansurov kamancha

From the Jewish Sephardic tradition:
Jeremy Avis voice
Rebecca Askew bass

EUROPE

From Italy:
La Fonte Musica
Michele Pasotti director

From the UK:
BREMF Consort of Voices
The Lacock Scholars
The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble
Deborah Roberts director

FINALE

Jeremy Avis The Whispering Dome WORLD PREMIERE
First performance of an original work commissioned specially for the Finale of this year’s festival

Debipriya Sircar voice, sitar
Sura Susso voice, kora
Jeremy Avis voice, harpsichord, composer
Rebecca Askew voice, bass, arranger
BREMF Community Choir

Join an online workshop to sing along with the chorus to The Whispering Dome, led by Jeremy Avis on Thursday 29 October at 8pm. Contact cathy@bremf.org.uk to sign up