Keaton Henson presents Cellophony – Vivaldi's Four Seasons

A fully immersive experience

7 - 8 October 2014 / 20:30
Oval Space


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This event takes place at Oval Space, London

A multisensory performance of the iconic classical piece, devised by celebrated singer-songwriter Keaton Henson – who will be opening the evening with a classical set composed by Keaton himself.

This fully immersive version of the Four Seasons combines art installation, classical concert and theatre, guiding both audience and orchestra through the seasons physically. Using light, temperature and other controlled elements the seasons change as the concerto evolves.

The piece has been uniquely arranged for eight cellos and violin by Richard Birchall. It will be performed by critically acclaimed cello octet Cellophony and led by virtuoso soloist Alexander Sitkovetsky, along with ambient interludes by Henson himself.

Find out more about Keaton Henson in this Independent feature, 'Keaton Henson: The "British Jeff Buckley"'

Age restriction 14+. Under 16's need to be accompanied by an adult.



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This event is part of:
Beyond Barbican
Contemporary Music concerts


Produced by the Barbican in association with Bird on the Wire

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