After premieres in Iceland and UK, the Herz Ensemble performed the Dutch premieres of Fell & Syltin Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJAmsterdam, last Wednesday, February 7. It has been a successful sold out first concert night of the X Gen X programme curated by Kate Moore.
It’s a special Herz arrangement of these two works, featuring percussive knettersnoep candy rain and breaking ice sheets, I’ll be looking forward to sharing a recording with you in a future update!
‘Fell’, with my head in the mountains, elevates you in altitude and spirit with a dazzling richness of strings that peculiarly sound like a baroque hip hop.
‘Sylt’, with my body in the sea, carries you in a sensual drift of warm water, hypnotised by the gentle brush strokes of granulated layers of silty sediment running over your skin…
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PRS Foundation #composersfund supported the creation of this work.