Welcome to New Music Brighton

On 11th May at 19:30 Ellie Blackshaw (violin) and David Elwin (piano) will be playing ‘Cortège?’ by John Hawkins in a concert which also includes Beethoven, Rebecca Clarke and Frank Bridge. The concert is at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Victoria Road, Brighton BN1 3FU,
 

On Saturday 8th June at 18:00 at St. Mary’s Church, 61 St. James’s Street, Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1PR Ivana Peranic and Jon Rattenbury perform duos and solo works for cello and guitar, including music by NMB members Patrick Harrex and Phil Baker. Other  pieces include works by Henry Eccles, de Falla and Villa-Lobos.

On Sunday 16th June at 18:00 at Hamsey Church, Hamsey, Lewes BN8 5TB, a quartet from Musicians of All Saints will perform ‘Meditations on Gibbons’ 20th Fantasia’ by Guy Richardson, plus quartets by Haydn and Frank Bridge.

 
An NMB concert, for solo and duo guitars, will be at the Friends Meeting House, Ship St., Brighton on Saturday 22 June 2019 at 3pm. The guitarists will be Jon Rattenbury and Brian Ashworth. The programme includes pieces by NMB members Phil Baker, Patrick Harrex, Guy Richardson, Peter Copley, John Hawkins and Barry Mills
 
On April 5th 2019 a concert – in collaboration with Music and Wine at St Luke’s – was given by Ivana Peranic (‘cello) and Rachel Fryer (piano) which included pieces for solo ‘cello by Phil Baker, Jonathan Clark, Patrick Harrex and John Hawkins followed by the Shostakovich Sonata for ‘Cello and Piano.

Our events for 2018 started with a concert given by The Duruflé Trio, flute, viola and piano, on June 17th at St Luke’s Church, Queen’s Park Road, Brighton. Several pieces by NMB composers were included in their programme.

The second event was a memorial concert for Malcolm Lipkin, one of our original members, who died in 2017. This took place on October 6th at St Anne’s Church, Lewes. Musicians within NMB performed a selection of Malcolm’s works.

Our third event was Ellie Backshaw Violin & Viola & Ric Graebner Piano playing NMB music at the Friends Meeting House on
October 30th 

Our fourth event was a collaboration with CoMA (Contemporary Music for All) Sussex, an ensemble which includes musicians with a wide variety of abilities and who perform works using flexible instrumental and/or vocal line-ups.

We were also in collaboration with the experimental clarinetist Luca Luciano to develop a project combining clarinet ( using extended techniques), dance, lighting and electronics. 

Open … for now … (a collaboration between New Music Brighton and CoMA Sussex)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm £6 – £10

Performed by CoMA Sussex ensemble, directed by Steve Dummer.
Works written for the 2018 CoMA Sussex/ New Music Brighton collaboration:
Phil Baker – Veilings 1
Ric Graebner – CoMA 128
John Hawkins – Last Tango in Brighton
Guy Richardson – Open
other works written for or commissioned by CoMA from NMB composers:
Roger Harmar – nailing paintings together (2010)
Patrick Harrex – three conjugations (2016)
Jonathan Harvey – Climbing Frame (2005)
Diego Monsalve* – Pachamama (Mother Earth) (2018)
* Diego Monsalve is a member of CoMA Sussex

 

A celebration of the life and music of Malcolm Lipkin (1932–2017) Sat. Oct 6th 2018 3.00pm

Five Bagatelles for oboe & piano
Pierrot Dances for viola and piano
Little Suite for flute & piano
Duo for violin & cello
a selection from the 8 Nocturnes for piano

The performers will be Members
and Friends of New Music Brighton:

Terence Allbright, piano
Ellie Blackshaw, violin and viola
Stephanie Cant, piano
Peter Copley, cello
Caroline Collingridge, flute
Ric Graebner, piano
Elen Morgan-Williams, oboe

Sat. Oct 6th 2018 3.00pm
St Anne’s Church, Lewes.

buy tickets online here
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-celebration-of-the-life-and-music-of-malcolm-lipkin-1932-2017-tickets-49515125072

The Duruflé Trio Sunday 17th June 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our next concert, The Duruflé Trio play new music from New Music Brighton composers, C P E Bach, Arnold Bax
& William Alwyn

Terence Allbright | Interlude
William Alwyn | Flute and Piano Sonata
CPE Bach | Trio in A minor
Phil Baker | An Epiphany of Silence – Prelude
Arnold Bax | Legend for Viola and Piano
J C Clark | Trio brevissimo
Ric Graebner | Sphygmomania 111-76
Patrick Harrex | Invention – confused canon
John Hawkins | Romantique
John Petley | Pastorale from Sonata for flute and piano
Guy Richardson | Quest

Rosie Bowker flute
Henrietta Hill viola
Clare Simmonds piano

Tickets available online here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/durufle-trio-tickets-46317622255?aff=utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=new_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

£10| £6

Tickets also available on the door.

Sun 17 June 2018 17:00 
St Luke’s Church, Queen’s Park Road. Brighton, BN2 9ZB

Events

  1. Concert for 2 guitars

    June 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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