Composer and conductor Oliver Knussen, who is Artist-in-Association with the BCMG, has this week been named as the recipient of two top awards – the 2016 Ivor Novello Award for Classical Music the Queen’s Medal for Music.
Sunday 12 June 2016, 7.30pm CBSO Centre
BCMG premiere four works by composers with strong connections to the Group – Luke Bedford, Richard Baker, Zoë Martlew, John Woolrich – in this chamber-scale concert.
Stephan Meier, currently Artistic Director of Hanover’s Das Neue Ensemble, will join BCMG in August 2016.
As Artistic Director, he will be responsible for leading the artistic and strategic direction of BCMG, including programming, the commissioning of new work and the development of the learning and participation programme.