Hebrides Ensemble: East West

February 8, 2017 in by mwhiteside


Event Details


Leighton: Fantasy on an American Hymn Tune
Debussy: Rhapsodie for clarinet & piano
Isang Yun: Espace I for cello & piano
Poulenc: Trio arranged for clarinet, cello, piano

Yann Ghiro: clarinet; William Conway: cello; Philip Moore: piano

Join Hebrides Ensemble (“One of the most innovative and thrilling ensembles in Europe” – The Guardian) as they explore the diverse repertoire for clarinet, cello and piano of the twentieth century. Featuring Kenneth Leighton’s reimagining of the moving American hymn tune At the River, Poulenc’s Trio with its irresistible blend of wit and melodicism, and the extraordinary soundworld of Isang Yun, who mixes the rich vocabulary of Asian traditional music with echoes of his time spent studying in France.