The Sinking of the Titanic


May 28, 2016


KunstFestSpiele Herrenhausen, Hanover, Germany

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The Sinking of the Titanic, KunstFestSpiele Herrenhausen

As part of a late night event in the very beautiful gallery in the historic Herrenhausen Gardens, the Gavin Bryars Ensemble, including his four children, will perform a 1 hour version of the Sinking of the Titanic. The event runs from 11:00PM until 4:00 AM and the piece is likely to be performed at around 12:30 or 1:00 AM. The Jack Quartet from USA will play from around 11 PM and there are other works afterwards. The ensemble consists of:

Nick Barr, Morgan Goff, violas; Nick Cooper, cello; Gavin Bryars, bass

James Woodrow, electric guitar; Roger Heaton, bass clarinet; Dave Smith, tenor horn/keyboard; Martin Allen, percussion

Alexandra-Maria Tchernakova, viola; Orlanda Bryars and Ziella Bryars, cellos; Yuri Bryars, bass

Bob Burnell, sound



Gavin Bryars