Gavin Bryars Ensemble


September 22, 2017


Heath Street Baptist Church, 84 Heath Street, Hampstead, London NW3 1DN

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Heath Street Baptist Church

A great deal of Gavin Bryars’ performance work is outside the UK. As part of an ongoing policy of trying to create performance possibilities for the GB Ensemble, in its various forms, within UK (see Café Oto, London; Junction, Goole; Goldmark Gallery, Uppingham), there will an ensemble performance at Hampstead Baptist Church in London on September 22 2017. The programme will feature each of the four regular players in solo roles, as well as a new version for ensemble of the solo piano piece Ramble on Cortona, and the chamber version of Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet.

Lauda Dolçe I – solo cello (Nick Cooper), electric guitar, bass)

Ramble on Cortona – solo piano (Gavin Bryars), viola, cello, electric guitar) – new version

The North Shore – solo viola (Morgan Goff), piano, electric guitar, cello, + second cello or bass

Flower of Friendship – viola, cello, electric guitar, double bass

– interval –

Lauda con sordino – solo cello (Audrey Riley), electric guitar, piano

Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet – ensemble

Epilogue from Wonderlawn – solo viola (Morgan Goff), cellos, guitar, basses)

Performers: Morgan Goff, viola; Nick Cooper, cello; Audrey Riley, cello; Ziella Bryars, cello; James Woodrow, electric guitar, Gavin Bryars, piano, double bass; Yuri Bryars, bass.

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