The Big Picture

Judith Weir
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Composer: Judith Weir

Dr Roger B Williams MBE, Director
John Horton, Assistant conductor 

Joanna Nicholson, clarinet
Lisa Nicol, percussion
Jeremy Coleman, piano

Con Anima Chamber Choir and local children and adult singers

We take a fond look back at The Big Picture by Judith Weir which was commissioned for and premiered as part of Aberdeen Art Gallery’s re-opening celebrations in 2019. 

The Big Picture is set to different poems exploring the relationship between music and colour and is written to be performed by both professional and community musicians and singers. 

We are delighted to be joined by Judith Weir and Roger Williams for a conversation following the screening.

Programme Note 

Watch a short promo video for The Big Picture

How to enjoy this event

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Q&A

Following the performance there will be a live Q&A. Please continue watching the video above to listen to the Q&A.

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