Distractfold will present a concert of electroacoustic works on Friday 20th March at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Manchester:
Alexis Guneratne, Contours I, electroacoustic work (UK Premiere)
Constantin Popp, forward//backward, electroacoustic work (World Premiere / DF Commission)
Steve Takasugi, Letters From Prison, electroacoustic work (UK Premiere)
Ana Dall’Ara Majek, Diaphanous Acarina, electroacoustic work (World Premiere / DF Commission)
Sam Salem, The Fall (I), electroacoustic work (UK Premiere)
Richard Scott, excerpts from Klangwelt, piece for tape and live electronics
Doors Open: 7:00 PM / Concert Start: 7:30 PM
Tickets: £7 in advance (available until Thursday 19th) / £10 on the door
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.