Concert for PROEM-AID at the Gagosian Gallery London by SN Variations(Adrian Corker)
A free concert to mark the latest SN Variations release: John Cage's Two4 for violin and sho, performed by Aisha Orazbayeva and Naomi Sato.
Register here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2968756?date=1727113
The programme also features a choshi (prelude or introduction) from the traditional gagaku repertoire of Japan, played on sho, and music from the early 17th century by Orlando Gibbons, for treble viol (played by Liam Byrne) and violin.
Gagaku traditional: Oshikicho no Choshi (the tuning song of the summer) - solo sho
John Cage: Two4 - violin and sho
Orlando Gibbons: Fantasies - violin and treble viol
Georg Philip Telemann: Canonic Sonatas - violin and treble viol
Naomi Sato, sho / Aisha Orazbayeva, violin / Liam Byrne, treble viol
The event is free but we request that attendees make a donation to PROEM-AID, an organisation dedicated to saving migrants' lives at sea.
Donations page: http://www.proemaid.es/dona/ (with link to Paypal)
The organisation was founded in response to the humanitarian catastrophe in the Mediterranean Sea, where thousands of immigrants risk their lives trying to reach European shores. Since December 2015 the organisation has saved the lives of thousands of people in the southeast of Lesbos (Greece).