Anna Thorvaldsdottir in conversation with Britten Pears Arts' CEO Roger Wright, ahead of the CBSO's performance of the Icelandic composer's award-winning Catamorphosis.
This event is part of the Aldeburgh Festival which runs from Friday 3 June to Sunday 26 June 2022.
Ludovic Morlot conducts the CBSO in a gripping programme of Britten and Anna Thorvaldsdottir, joined by soloist Patricia Kopatchinskaja in Shostakovich's Violin Concerto.
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Time passes like clockwork, until everything changes…The hotly anticipated world premiere of a new opera by rising star Tom Coult (resident composer, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra) with a libretto by acclaimed playwright Alice Birch (Lady Macbeth; Normal People television adaptation).
A poetic meeting of Mahler's symphonies, with extracts performed by the New European Ensemble, and a film inspired by the composer's life and music edited live to adapt to the changes of tempo.