David Fennessy new work World Premiere
James Dillon New York Triptych UK Premiere
Bruno Mantovani D’un rêve parti
Red Note Ensemble
Garry Walker conductor
Garth Knox viola
In the first of three appearances at hcmf// 2013, Scottish contemporary music ensemble Red Note performs James Dillon’s New York Triptych, the final piece in his recent series, the first two instalments of which received their UK premieres at hcmf// in 2009 and 2011. Plus a major new commission for ensemble and solo viola from Glasgow-based Irish composer David Fennessy, and, in a brief homage to the auld alliance, Bruno Mantovani’s D’un rêve parti.
Produced by hcmf// supported by Diaphonique, PRS for Music Foundation, Creative Scotland and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation