An evening of poetry and live music with readings from selected works by Russian poets and writers Alexander Pushkin, Daniil Kharms and Yevgeny Yevtushenko. Performance poet Lee Allane will read on stage, joined by trio The Dinner Party performing live their improvised and composed music.
A launch of Gabriel Prokofiev’s new album: Saxophone Concerto & Bass Drum Concerto. The launch will feature Joby Burgess performing a selection of movements from the album alongside other connected repertoire. Special guest will be the saxophonist Christian Forshaw performing selections from the Saxophone Concerto with piano accompaniment from Maksim Štšura. The composer Gabriel Prokofiev will give short introductory talk about the compositions, and recording process in Yekaterinburg.