Classical music
Contemporary Classical

New Music for Leo Hepner

Part of Classical Season 2017/18

Hear world premieres of new works commissioned in tribute to one of contemporary music’s most important supporters, Leo Hepner.

This concert features new music by Charlotte Bray, Milica Djordjevic and Tom Coult.


Arditti String Quartet
Paul Beckett viola
German Tcakulov viola
Timothy Ridout viola
Ralf Ehlers viola
Gary Hoffman cello
Lucas Fels cello


JS Bach: Prelude; Sarabande; Gigue from Suite No.3 in C for solo cello, BWV.1009
Webern: 5 Movements for string quartet, Op.5
Milica Djordjevic: New work for viola solo (World premiere)
Wolfgang Rihm: Fetzen; Fetzen II for string quartet
George Benjamin: Viola, Viola
Tom Coult: String Quartet No.1 (World premiere)
Charlotte Bray: Mid-Oceaned for viola & cello (World premiere)
Brian Ferneyhough: Dum Transisset I - IV

Dates & times

29 May 2018
Approximate run time: 135 mins
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Purcell Room


£12 - £25
Booking fee: £2.50 (Members £0.00)
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