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The Chimera Ensemble

Music - Classical

The Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York, Heslington, York, North Yorkshire, YO10 5DD

Tel: 01904 322439

The Chimera Ensemble

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Fausto Romitelli: Blood on the Floor, Painting
William Dougherty: The New Normal
Michelle Agnes: Mobile for Solo Piano
Roger Marsh: Running, Jumping and Standing Still
Louis Andriessen: Workers Union

The Chimera Ensemble's final concert of this 2017/18 series is split between the Rymer Auditorium and the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, and features an eclectic mix of contemporary works. Inspired by Francis Bacon's notably unsettling painting of the same name, 'Blood on the Floor, Painting' is a brooding and violent piece. 'Mobile', for prepared solo piano, describes an imaginary mechanical sculpture, and 'The New Normal' looks at the current political situation in America. The concert also features Professor Roger Marsh's expressive and gestural work, 'Running, Jumping and Standing Still', and Andriessen's energetic and violent piece, 'Workers Union', as well as new works by student composers.

Opening Times

Season (8 June 2018)
DayTimes
Friday19:30 - 21:30

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Ticket£6.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Road Directions

Free car parking after 6pm is available in Car Park D (off Wentworth Way) or in Campus Central (off Harewood Way)

Public Transport Directions

The Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall is served by First York routes 66 & 66a; alight at Wentworth Way

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