rarescale: New Baroque 2
Thursday 7 June doors 7.30pm – music 8pm | £8 adv / £10 door BUY TICKETS
Carla Rees returns with the second installment of new compositions for baroque flute, programmed alongside repertoire from the baroque era. With Michael Oliva, electronics
New works by Ben Gaunt, Mats O Hansson, Lauren Redhead, Derek Holden, Devon Tipp and Jason Fick.
Carla Rees is a UK-based low flutes player and arranger. She is the artistic director of rarescale, an ensemble which exists to promote the alto flute and its repertoire, and Director of low flutes publishing company, Tetractys. She plays Kingma System flutes and works frequently in collaboration with composers to develop new repertoire and techniques.
Originally trained as a biochemist, Michael Oliva is now a composer, with a fondness for writing operas and music for electronics and woodwind.
He is composer in residence with the contemporary music ensemble rarescale, and also performs regularly with them in the UK, Europe and the United States.