This concert will showcase the works of leading female composers from around the world, performed by an all-female classical ensemble.
Ailís will give a pre-concert talk at 11.45am followed by the performance at 12.30pm.
The programme will include Charlotte Bray’s, work for mezzo-soprano and small ensemble of flute, clarinet, celesta, marimba, viola and, cello, which brings together contemporary writing style with traditional Brazilian folk song.
The ensemble is comprised of female staff and students from the Classical Pathway at Leeds College of Music and is part of a series of events championing women in music, beginning on International Women’s Day.
Venue: Leeds College of Music, Tuesday 12th March 2019
Charlotte Bray Por que tu nao acorda (2015)
Liza Lim Invisibility (2009)
Hanna Beekhuis Les deux flutes (1967)
Shiva Feshareki She cried (2007)
Ailís Ní Ríain Consent #7 (2017)
Ailís Ní Ríain DON’T! (2000)
Ailís Ní Ríain Child of our Time (1996)
Wendy Hiscocks Caprice for solo violin (1990)