Meltdown Festival

Carnet de Voyage Debut at Meltdown Festival

Carnet de Voyage (traveling notebook) is a site specific sonic and visual live performance. A collaboration between Rosey Chan and Mimi Xu, Carnet de Voyage creates cinematic experience using analogue and digital languages as they revisit various music inspirations.

Invited by James Lavelle, curator of  Meltdown Festival 2014 at Southbank, Carnet de Voyage, along with Neneh Cherry, presents a site-specific 3-D visual and musical journey in collaboration with film director Mike Figgis and cutting edge animation maker UAU Studio.

Carnet de Voyage/Nenah Cherry
Meltdown Festival 2014
Queen Elizabeth Hall
18th June 2014

 

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Xuefei Yang: Wigmore Hall Concert

The finest classical guitarist Xuefei Yang gives the world premiere of Shuo Chang, the first classical guitar piece commissioned by a Chinese composer Chen Yi, at Wigmore Hall on 3 November, and will be giving the premieres in Korea, Taiwan and the USA in the coming weeks.

Xuefei Yang at Wigmore Hall
Sunday 3 November, 7.30pm

Featuring programmes by Benjamin Britten, Fraz Schubert, Claude Debussy, Manuel de Falla and the World Premiere of Shuo Chang by Chen Yi, Commissioned by Wigmore Hall with the support of Fondation Hoffmann

“One in a Million – talking to Xuefei on being the first Chinese classical guitarist and pushing the boundary of classical guitar.” – the Glass Magazine

Watch the exclusive interview video – BBC World Service in Chinese

 

 

Yundi: Beethoven

Yundi: Beehoven – Publicist

The Chinese piano phenomenon Yundi is releasing his first CD devoted to Beethoven and launching his 15-city tour of European capitals this Spring.

18 April 2013: Yundi, Piano
Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, London

For full details of the upcoming concerts in Europe, please visit YundiMusic

Review: Yundi and the chemistry of performanceGlass Magazine