On Tuesday n its final concert of its 2016 season, rarescale presents new chamber works for flutes (including low flutes and baroque flute) with piano, guitar and electronics. New works by Steve Kilpatrick, Jonathan Pitkin and Yfat Soul Zisso receive their first performances, and pianist extraordinaire Xenia Pestova presents solo works by Ailis ni Riain and Ed Bennett. This programme promises a broad range of repertoire, from the simple elegance of Crane’s Erki Nool to the extended techniques of Miller’s The Frost Performs its Secret Ministry.
Carla Rees –Flutes
David Black – Guitar
Xenia Pestova – Piano
Michael Oliva & Scott Miller – Electronics
rarescale is a flexible-instrumentation contemporary chamber music ensemble, formed by alto and bass flute specialist Carla Rees in 2003. Using between 1 and 12 players, the ensemble has a particular commitment to the work of emerging composers and the creation of chamber music repertoire for alto and bass flutes.
Tuesday, 6th September 2016 from 7:30 pm at the Forge, Camden. More information and tickets here.