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The Night With…..Glasgow’s newest music series, with a twist

The Night With… is a new series of salon style concerts presenting classical and new music in an informal environment with performances by some of Scotland’s top musicians.

Red Note perform music for solo brass, trio and electronics (trumpet – Mark O’Keeffe, trombone – Simon Johnson, horn – Chris Gogh, electronics – Timothy Cooper).

This concert will feature music by Handel, Messiaen, John Cage and Harvey. Supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland’s Open Project Fund, the concerts promise to be an intriguing evening of music.

Programme:

1st set….Chris Gough – French Horn
Oliver Messiaen: ‘Appelle Interstellaire’ (segue)
Chris Gough: Improv on above (with pedals and effects etc)
(Approx 10-12 minutes).

2nd set….Mark O’Keeffe – Trumpets
Matthew Whiteside: for Matt Mattera (unaccompanied solo)
Simon Johnson – Trombone
John Cage: Music for Sliding Trombone
Jonathan Harvey: Other Presences (electronics with Tim Cooper)
(Approx 10-12 minutes)

3rd set….Simon Johnson – Trombone
Jacob TV: ‘I Was Like Wow’
(Approx 11 minutes)

4th set…Brass trio…
Handel: Suite for Brass Trio
Muczynski: Voyage for brass trio
(Approx 12 minutes)

The Night With is a new concert series set up by composer Matthew Whiteside to perform music in a relaxed environment. The intention is to develop it into a monthly concert series running for six months of the year to include new commissions performed by the highest quality players both Scottish and international and promoting music from all eras but with a bias toward contemporary.

Details

12 April, 2016 - 20:00 to 22:00

The Hug and Pint
171 Great Western Road
Glasgow - G4 9AW

Cost: £5
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