Tue 24 Jan, Hackney Empire
Including music from contemporary American pioneers like Terry Riley and the London premiere of the 2008 production of George Crumb’s seminal piece Black Angels. Plus new compositions from rising stars like Bryce Dessner and Missy Mazzoli.
Thu 26 Jan, Barbican Hall
An exceptional musical experience originally devised to mark the 5th anniversary of 9/11. A journey through global musical traditions ends back in Manhattan with Michael Gordon’s elegiac The Sad Park.