Thursday 7 March 2024, 7pm

Coventry Cathedral, Coventry

Book your ticket on the Coventry Cathedral website

Ticket price: General £15, Student £7.50, under 12’s FREE with paying adult


Light, Air, Space

Coventry Cathedral is famous for its copious sense of space, a sanctuary of light, colourfully filtered through magnificent stained glass windows.

BCMG's wind trio perform a select programme of music fitting for such a venue, from Coventry's own Brian Ferneyhough, alongside pieces from Hans Abrahamsen, Sir Harrison Birtwistle and BCMG oboist Melinda Maxwell.


Anthony Robb Flute & Alto Flute

Melinda Maxwell Oboe & Aulos

Mark O'Brien Clarinet & Bass Clarinet


Hans Abrahamsen Flowersongs for flute, oboe and clarinet, 10'

Brian Ferneyhough In Nomine a 3 for flute, oboe and clarient, 3'

Kaija Saariaho Coleurs du vent for alto flute, 9'

Melinda Maxwell Solo for aulos, 5'

INTERVAL

Christian Mason In Space Enlaced for flute, oboe and clarinet, 8'

Sir Harrison Birtwistle Roddy's Reel for bass clarinet and audience participation

Book your ticket on the Coventry Cathedral website