Featuring Conservatoire musicians and cross-genre group GOKUMI, this large interdisciplinary ensemble weaves together improvisation, global musical practices and storytelling.

Edie Bailey – Voice
Mees Vervuurt – Voice
Cassandra Gurling – Voice / Electronics
Maddie Ashman – Voice / Cello
James Preller – Violin
Leo Morland – Guitar
Rachel Groves – Lever Harp
Luke English – Clarinet / Bass Clarinet
Olivia Murphy – Clarinet / Soprano Saxophone

GOKUMI Ensemble:
Chihiro Ono – Violin
Stephanie Tress – Cello
Matt Ridley – Bass
Beibei Wang – Percussion

Created by Joel Bell and co-directed by Bushra El-Turk, the Alternative Conservatoire is a three-month bespoke artist development accelerator course. Emerging composers are supported in developing their musical voice and exploring new ideas within a curated community of artists, musicians and mentors who think differently.

A pre-concert talk will take place at 6.15pm with the concert starting at 7.30pm. 


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