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Workshop of Compositions in tribute to Cornelius Cardew (1936-1981)

“Today, in the battle, who we are”

The Cornelius Cardew Concerts Trust, in association with Morley College and the Ligeti Quartet, cordially invites you to attend a workshop of performances and discussion around string quartets in progress, being written to pay tribute to Cornelius Cardew in this his 85th anniversary year, and 40 years since his untimely death.

The workshop will discuss how the compositions realise the content of the theme and how this is reflected in the form of the compositions, as well as dealing with technical issues of writing for a string quartet.
The finished string quartets will be performed by the Ligeti Quartet in a major concert to be held at Morley College on the evening of Friday, November 26, 2021 (Booking details to follow).
The concert aims to uphold Cardew’s legacy of having fidelity to the ensemble of human relations, and being dedicated to the creation of a new world of socialised humanity.

This event is free with a maximum capacity of 40. On the door tickets only which will be available on a first come first serve basis.