Anatomy of a Big Band: Matinee Concert

Arts & Culture

Composer, and Zorn collaborator, Sam Eastmond explores what it means to be both Jewish and British today. Described by John Zorn’s Tzadik Label as “one of the most adventurous Big Bands working today” Eastmond’s Spike Orchestra features some of the UK’s most outrageous players, this new work is large ensemble Radical Jewish Culture though the British lens. With live visuals from fine artist Miki Shaw. Brit-Ish is a project supported by The New Music Biennial.

This concert will open up the music into its different elements and melodies, allowing composer Sam Eastmond to explain what is Jewish Music and define Radical Jewish Culture. Brit-Ish is a JW3 commission, and was one of the new works selected for The New Music Biennial 2019, an initiative of the PRS Foundation.

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Add to Calendar 06/10/2019 15:30:00 06/10/2019 15:30:00 Anatomy of a Big Band: Matinee Concert Composer, and Zorn collaborator, Sam Eastmond explores what it means to be both Jewish and British today. Described by John Zorn’s Tzadik Label as “one of the most adventurous Big Bands working today” Eastmond’s Spike Orchestra features some of the UK’s most outrageous players, this new work is large ensemble Radical Jewish Culture though the British lens. With live visuals from fine artist Miki Shaw. Brit-Ish is a project supported by The New Music Biennial. JW3 JW3 DD/MM/YYYY

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