[ April 23, 2013; 9:30 pm to 10:30 pm. ] Tonight at 9:30pm I’ll be on Resonance FM discussing composing for voice. There’ll be an extended discussion of George Benjamin’s Written on Skin, along with a broadcast of The Riot Ensemble’s world premiere of my work ‘Plainer Sailing.’
My review of the Royal Opera House’s closing night performance of George Benjamin and Martin Crimp’s Written on Skin is now up on I Care If You Listen.
…Librettist Crimp describes Written on Skin in the programme notes as a “hot story set within a cold frame,” and Benjamin approached his setting in very much this way. In his music, the […]