The Viola Commissioning Circle
Viola Commissioning Circle

Thomas Adès Three Berceuses world premiere

Verbier Festival

Sunday 21st July 2019 8pm

Église, Verbier, Switzerland

Part of Rencontres Inédites
George Li, piano, and various other works and artists

Gerald Barry Viola Concerto world premiere

Britten Sinfonia/Thomas Adès

Tuesday 21st May 2019 7.30pm

Barbican Hall, London

Part of the Thomas Adès Beethoven Symphony/Barry Cycle which will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3

There will be another performance at Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden, on Saturday 18th May 2019

Celebration of Launch

by invitation

Thursday 24th January 2019 7 for 7.30 pm

Maestro Arts
One Eastfields Avenue
London SW18 1FQ

An informal concert featuring the Adès Three Berceuses and other works performed by Lawrence Power.  We shall celebrate those who have become Underwriting Members since the Launch and provide an opportunity for those unable to attend the Launch to learn about our plans. The commissioning process will be illustrated by a discussion of the Gerald Barry Viola Concerto.

Kindly hosted by Maestro Arts

Huw Watkins Lawrence Power and Tom Ades
Huw Watkins Lawrence Power and Tom Ades

Launch Concert

by invitation

Wednesday 19th September 2018 7 for 7.30pm

22 Mansfield Street, London W1G 9NR

Join us for a drink on arrival. Then Lawrence Power accompanied by Huw Watkins will perform the premiere of the first of Three Berceuses by Thomas Adès, and other pieces written for him; you will learn more about the Viola Commissioning Circle, our plans to underwrite the commissioning of new works for the viola, and how we are seeking supporters and collaborators.

Followed by drinks and canapés.

Kindly hosted by Bob and Elisabeth Boas.

Lawrence Power [photo: Jack Liebeck]
Lawrence Power [photo: Jack Liebeck]