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    Split the Air

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    Sat 2 Jul, 3pm
    Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer
    Classical music
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    Martin Green with The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain
    Sandy Butler

    The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain play music from Ivor Novello-winning composer Martin Green, harnessing the raw power of brass.

    Ivor Novello-winning composer Martin Green has immersed himself in the world of brass bands, discovering more about these machines of raw power and the people that create the incredible music they produce.

    The result is a piece of music that celebrates all he discovered, performed by the next generation of brass players: The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain.

    Commissioned by Lepus Productions

    Need to know

    This event is free, but ticketed. Seating is unallocated and tickets don’t guarantee entry: admission is on a first come, first served basis for those with tickets. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

    This 15-minute piece is performed twice, with a short Q&A session with the composer between the performances.

    Dates & times

    Sat 2 Jul, 3pm
    Approximate run time: 60 mins.
    Run times may vary by up to 20 minutes as they can be affected by last-minute programme changes, intervals and encores.

    Price

    • Standard entryFree, but ticketed

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