Sounding Out Varèse 1 Celebrating Edgard Varèse Monday 4 May 2020, 7.30pmBCMG's YouTube and Social Media Channels Tune in to BCMG's social media pages at 7.30pm on Monday 4 May for a programme which includes BCMG Oboist and composer Melinda Maxwell playing "Sounding Out Varése", her own improvisatory work based on Varése's music, BCMG flautust Anthony Robb performing Varése's Density 21.5 for solo flute, which was to be performed as part of our concerts, and a discussion between Melinda Maxwell and Stephan Meier looking at Varése and his extraordinary music. This digital event is the first of two online programmes that explore the works of Edgar Varèse, in lieu of our planned concerts at Town Hall, Birmingham, on 4 May and at Southbank Centre, 10 May. Melinda Maxwell OboeAnthony Robb FluteStephan Meier Artistic Director Melinda Maxwell Sounding Out Varèse (2019) Edgard Varèse (1883–1965) Density 21.5 (1936) Please support this programme by donating to BCMG so we can continue to support new music Please select a donation amount (required) £20 Funds a child’s place at one of our free music making workshops for young people. £50 Sheet music hire for one of our concerts. £100 A musician for a day! Other Set up a regular payment Donate Booking for this event has now closed.