It forms part of a fascinating evening exploring links between musical composition and literature, presented by journalist and writer Bidisha.
The concert also features the world premiere of Colin Matthews’ As Time Returns, a setting of poems by Czech poet Ivan Blatný who was exiled to England in 1948, and Oliver Knussen's Songs Without Voices.
Find food for thought in this varied evening of music and discussion.
Repertoire-: Opening work to be announced
Purcell Room at Queen Elizabeth Hall at 9.30pm, post-concert talk. Composers Mark Bowden and Colin Matthews discuss their new works and literary inspirations with Bidisha. Admission free.