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Illuminate Oxford

 09 March 2018 at 7.30pm-9.30pm 

Illuminate Oxford

St Michael
St Michael's Church near Northgate
United Kingdom

KÚsia DecotÚ (piano)
Cassie Mathews (classical guitar)
Sabina Virtosu (violin)
Gemma McGregor (shakuhachi and flute)

Join us in Oxford to celebrate the music of women composers!

Doors open 7.00pm
​Concert starts at 7.30pm

Admission - Standard- ú8 Concessions-ú5
Tickets can bought in advance or bought on the door.

Illuminate concerts shine light on the work of women composers and performers from the past and present. The concerts will premiere and give multiple performances of works by living composers - Angela Elizabeth Slater, Gemma McGregor, Blair Boyd, Sarah Westwood and Carol J Jones. These works have been written for performers Cassie Mathews (classical guitar), Sabina Virtosu (violin), KÚsia DecotÚ (piano) and Gemma McGregor (flute and shakuhachi). These new works will be programmed alongside a wonderful array of repertoire from historical composers such as Morfydd Owen, Amy beach, Louise Marie Simon, Lili Boulanger and more.

Programme taster below

Clara Schumann : Scherzo No.2 in C minor Op.14
Angela Elizabeth Slater : Night Mirrors for solo piano
Gemma MacGregor : Always by the Shore for solo piano
Carol J Jones : A Note from the Blue for solo piano
Blair Boyd : New work for solo piano
Lili Boulanger : D'un Matin De Printemps for flute and piano
Amy Beach : Romance for violin and piano
Gemma MacGregor : The Enquiry for violin and piano
Libby Larsen : Sarabande: In Profane Style for solo guitar
Angela Elizabeth Slater : The Moon is Falling for violin and guitar
Sarah Westwood : Another dance for violin and guitar
Angela Elizabeth Slater : Into The Scarlet Sky for shakuhachi and guitar
Gemma MacGregor : Almost white for solo shakuhachi
Sarah Westwood : Shiko for solo flute

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