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Plus-Minus Ensemble: A celebration of Laurence Crane

Performed with Guildhall School musicians

Musicians in Plus-Minus Ensemble

A double bill of works by Neil Luck & Laurence Crane. 

Featuring Neil Luck’s Real Telepaths and music by Laurence Crane. Real Telepaths is a new work devised for Plus-Minus Ensemble and musicians from Guildhall School. To celebrate Crane's 60th birthday this year, Plus-Minus Ensemble perform his Octet, which was written for them in 2008, and Cobbled Section After Cobbled Section, a work originally composed for orchestra in 2016 and presented here for the first time in an arrangement for chamber ensemble by Mark Knoop.

The concert will be recorded for future broadcast by BBC Radio 3.

Part of the Festival of Laurence Crane


Students in possession of a valid Students' Union card, over 60s/OAPs, under 18s.

£5 (subject to availability)

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*Excludes £3 booking fee

Pre-concert jazz, 6.30pm

Guildhall jazz musicians entertain with combo performances on the Barbican Freestage ahead of the evening’s Guildhall Symphony Orchestra & Chorus concert in Barbican Hall.

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Milton Court Concert Hall