Ubu Ensemble at Drawing Room

Sun 11 November 2018 : 3:00pm – 5:00pm

Returning for their fourth music event at Drawing Room, Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s Ubu Ensemble will perform an ambitious programme of works that explore female expression in response to the exhibition From the Inside Out. With works by composers including Thomas Adès, Cathy Berberian, Sally Beamish, Luciano Berio, Florence Price and more.

Ubu Ensemble


Thomas Adès - Life Story (1993)
Sally Beamish - String Quartet No. 2, Opus California (1999)
Cathy Berberian - Stripsody (1966)
Luciano Berio - Folksongs (1964)
Cornelius Cardew - Treatise (extracts) (1936-81)
Maurice Delage - Quatre Poèmes Hindous (1912)
Florence Price - Song to a Dark Virgin (1930)
Dimitrios Rontsis - Εναλινδούσα Επτάστικτος (Involuta Septempunctata)
Pete Seeger - Where have all the Flowers Gone (1955)
Kurt Weill - Nannas Lied (1939)

Curated by students from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama – Jack Jones, Tom Moss & Rees Webster

This is a family friendly event.

FREE. Drop in.

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Courtesy Nationaal Archief [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons Cathy Berberian at Holland Festival in the 1970s.

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Francis Poulenc's Cocardes (1919) performed by Ubu Ensemble

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