Distractfold will present the opening concert of our 2015-16 season on Sunday 15th August at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester.
This concert will include the following works:
Michelle Lou, Crocodile 1b, for e guitar, e bass, violin, viola and cello
Marek Poliks, hull not continent, violin, percussion, guitar, clarinet and flute
Esaias Jarnegard, Kuarup A, for frame drum
Sam Salem, Himlen Var, for loudspeakers
Doors Open: 7:00 PM / Concert Start: 7:30 PM
Distractfold win the 2014 Kranichstein Music Prize for Interpretation at the 47th International Summer Course for New Music, Darmstadt.
"The Darmstadt summer courses have been going since 1946 but this year, for the first time, the Kranichsteiner Musikpreis, Darmstadt's most prestigious award for performers, went to a British ensemble, the Manchester-based Distractfold Ensemble."
Read more of this article by Christopher Fox on the Sound and Music blog.