Nothing like the Sun


April 4, 2019


University of Hull

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Nothing like the Sun

GB Ensemble, Opera North April 4 (University of Hull)

It Never Rains (2010) electric guitar, viola, cello, bass 5′

The North Shore (1994) Morgan Goff, solo viola + ensemble 12′

Gavin Friday: Sonnet 40 (2006) – Gavin Friday voice + ensemble 5′

The Flower of Friendship (2009) electric guitar, viola, cello, double bass 12′


Gavin Bryars: Nothing like the Sun (2006): Eight settings of Shakespeare sonnets (55′)

Claron McFadden, Soprano; John Potter, Tenor; Gavin Friday, speaking voice; Morgan Goff, viola; Kate Wilkinson, viola; Nick Cooper, cello; Gavin Bryars, double bass; James Woodrow, electric and acoustic guitars; Roger Heaton, clarinet/bass clarinet; Alexandra-Maria Tchernakova, piano; Christopher Bradley, percussion (including cimbalom)




Gavin Friday_close up_GB_bw_sonnet 40
John+low strings
Nothing Like the Sun - Alexandra-Maria Tchernakova and Gavin Friday_Opera North

Gavin Bryars