Red Note Ensemble with Nicholas Daniel (oboe) and Any Enemy

  • Performance
Luke StylesNeon Highway for oboe and ensemble*UK Première
Tansy DaviesSoul Canoe**UK Première
Linda BuckleyFire and Ice***World Première

Three new works by three very different composers featuring Nicholas Daniel’s virtuosic oboe-playing, Red Note’s “wit and bright spirit” and a star appearance by local new music ensemble in a piece specially composed by Linda Buckley for the joint forces of both ensembles.

There will be a soundconversation with the composers after the performance.

This concert will be broadcast by BBC Radio 3 at a later date.

*Dedicated to Ben Opie. Co-commissioned by Red Note Ensemble, sound, Ben Opie, Timothy Phillips and anonymous donor. Supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council and soundbytes investors.

**Co-commissioned by Het Concertgebouw, sound and Red Note Ensemble

***Co-commissioned by sound and Red Note Ensemble with support from soundbytes investors

Photo credit: Wattie Cheung


Interview with Linda Buckley