Tuesday 8 May, 8.00pm
Oliver Coates is a cellist, composer and producer based in London. He has performed solo shows in China, Russia, Brazil, Egypt and Australia, and made his New York debut at Le Poisson Rouge. He was the winner of the Royal Philharmonic Society Young Artist Award 2011. A major commission by Coates, Shorelines, for string quartet and electronics, for Cryptic, premiered in 2017.
In 2016 Coates released a solo record, Upstepping, on PRAH Recordings, and a collaborative record, Remain Calm, with Mica Levi on Slip. He works closely with Levi, London Contemporary Orchestra, Elysia Crampton, Jonny Greenwood and the visual artist Lawrence Lek, for whom he has scored the award-winning video pieces Unreal Estateand QE3. He has conceived and programmed the Southbank Centre’s long-running Harmonic Series and its first DEEP∞MINIMALISM festival in 2016, which featured Pauline Oliveros’ last public Tuning Meditation.
This concert also features a new commission from Ty Cerdd, the agency for the celebration and promotion of Welsh music, which is teaming up with St David’s Hall to place brand new Welsh repertoire at the heart of NightMusic.
In association with:
| Standard Price
to include *draught beer (from Level 3 bar only), wine, soft drink or a gin and tonic from the Gin Lounge.
(*Draught beer includes Carling, Worthington's and Stowford Press Cider)
| Cocktail Package
to include a cocktail from the Gin Lounge.
Plus an optional £1 postage fee for tickets to be posted.