Tiger’s Nest by Rolf Hind evokes the hike to an eponymous Bhutan monastery on a cliff.
For percussion, 2 prepared pianos, 2 gamelan soloists and gamelan ensemble.
Two free but ticketed festival performances, where the piece will be played twice, with questions and answers from the composer in the middle.
London information and tickets
Sunday 7th July 2019, 3.30-4.30pm
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre
Hull information and tickets
Sunday 14 July 2019, 6.45-7.45pm
Hull Truck Theatre
Percussion: Colin Currie
Piano: Rolf Hind (London) / Siwan Rhys (Hull)
Piano: Zubin Kanga
Gamelan soloist: Isabelle Carré
Gamelan soloist: Robert Campion
Southbank Gamelan Players:
Cecily Nowell-Smith (London) / Charles Matthews (Hull)
Tiger’s Nest was co-commissioned by Cheltenham Festival and Southbank Centre and premiered in 2015.