Pre-performance talk

Pre-performance talk

Tokaido Road: the journey

7:00pm, Wednesday 6 August 2014


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Kate Romano, clarinettist of Okeanos and driving force behind tonight's commission, talks to Nancy Gaffield, who developed the libretto from her award-winning book of poems, and Nicola LeFanu, composer.

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Tokaido Road

9:00pm, Wednesday 6 August 2014

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Nancy Gaffield

Nancy Gaffield is an award-winning poet and senior lecturer in creative writing at University of Kent. Her collection Tokaido Road (CB editions) was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, was nominated for the Forward First Collection Prize and won the Aldeburgh First Collection Prize 2011. read more

Nicola LeFanu

Nicola LeFanu has composed around one hundred works which have been widely played, broadcast and recorded; her music is published by Novello and by Edition Peters. Her catalogue includes a number of works for strings, and chamber music for a variety of mediums, often including voice. read more

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