Sunday 1 November, 7pm at YouTube & Facebook


The Four Faces of Gaia

EVENT OVER. Music from The Gambia, India, the Middle East and Europe, plus a new commission The Whispering Dome exploring musical connections around the globe.

Date & Time: Sunday 1 November, 7pm

Available Until: Sunday 8 November

Venue: YouTube & Facebook


PROLOGUE: THE BIRTH OF COMPLEXITY

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

EPILOGUE: ACROSS THE EARTH

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

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