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June 9, 2024
John White (1936-2024)

For John White NO LONGER Will I have my telephone calls answered with the cheery Wodehouseian “What Ho?” NOW, FOR EVER Even the possibility of our two -piano-six-hands ensemble is…

March 31, 2022
Philip Jeck

Philip Jeck died peacefully on Friday, March 25th. He was a good friend, an unclassifiable artist who produced the most poetic music imaginable (and yet to be imagined). He was without…

March 14, 2022
Conducting RSNO at Sonica

On March 12th I was to join forces with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra for a spectacular performance at Cryptic’s Sonica Glasgow 2022. There were three works:  Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet, Arvo Pärt’s If Bach Had…

August 21, 2021
Cambridge Concert postscript

Cambridge Summer Music Festival, West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge The Gavin Bryars Ensemble was to perform at the Cambridge Summer Music Festival on July 20, 2021, this being our first…


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December 15, 2020
GB Ensemble at Goldmark Gallery

The Sinking of the Titanic and Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet

September 18, 2020
Portrait 5 from 7 Portraits of Solitude by David Dawson

Portrait #5 – Courtney Richardson and Gavin Bryars David Dawson writes: 7 PORTRAITS OF SOLITUDE – a specially curated online collection of short dance film works. Together, 7 dancers…

November 7, 2019
Ikon Gallery

Morgan Goff, viola; Gavin Bryars, piano (electric keyboard) Morgan Goff and Gavin Bryars gave a concert at the Ikon Gallery, Birmingham in November 2019 within the context of an exhibition…


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