Upcoming Dates

Past Dates

23rd

Nov 2018

RWCMD

RWCMD, Cardiff, 1.15pm

Jeremy Thurlow, Quiet Songs
Joseph Davies, Hymn to Hermes
Emily Hall, I am happy living simply & The end of the ending

Alex Mills, Saṃsāra
Peter Maxwell Davies (arr. Pashley) Farewell to Stromness
Meredith Monk (arr. Denholm) Double Fiesta

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The concert will be followed by a masterclass in the afternoon.

18th

Dec 2018

School Workshops

The Hermes Experiment are delighted to be expanding their work in schools as part of their 5th Birthday Project! They will be working on composition and improvisation with students in Years 12 and 13.

Bolingbroke Academy (morning) and Whitmore High School (afternooon)

11th

Jan 2019

5th Birthday Concert

Crypt on the Green, London

New commissions from Oliver Leith and Errollyn Wallen

Hermes commissions from the past 5 years by Josephine Stephenson, Stevie Wishart, William Cole, Giles Swayne, Emily Hall, Misha Mullov-Abbado as well as our collaborative piece with poet Ali Lewis

DJ sets by BBC Radio 3 Late Junction presenter Nick Luscombe

Generously supported by Arts Council England and RVW Trust

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16th

Jan 2019

SoundState

SoundState series, Park Lane Group, Purcell Room, Southbank Centre, 6pm

New commission from Benjamin Graves

Eloise Gynn, Good Morning Mr Blackbird

Jeremy Thurlow, Quiet Songs

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18th

Jan 2019

Trinity Composers Project

Trinity Laban, 10am

The Hermes Experiment workshop new pieces by postgraduate composition students from Trinity Laban Conservatoire.

 

4th

Feb 2019

Two Moors Residency

4-8 February, Two Moors Festival

Four-day residency working on improvisation, with a public performance on the 8th

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12th

Feb 2019

RAM Composers Project

Royal Academy of Music, 10am

The Hermes Experiment workshop new pieces by masters composition students from the Royal Academy of Music

 

28th

Feb 2019

Aylesbury Lunchtime Music

St Mary the Virgin, Aylesbury, 12.45pm

Programme tbc.

7th

Mar 2019

After Hours

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, 9.45pm
Robin Haigh, New commission

Joseph Davies, Hymn to Hermes
Josephine Stephenson , tanka
Meredith Monk, Double Fiesta
Maurice Ravel (arr. Schofield), Le tombeau de Couperin

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22nd

Mar 2019

Trinity Composers Project

Blackheath Halls

The Hermes Experiment perform new works by postgraduate composition students from Trinity Laban.

2nd

Apr 2019

Dyfed Young Composers

2-7 April

Young Music Makers of Dyfed

Series of school showcases + final concert

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25th

Apr 2019

Venus Unwrapped

Kings Place, Hall 2, 8pm

Soprano and composer Héloïse Werner performs her solo opera exploring language and identity, The Other Side Of The Sea, written in collaboration with poet Octavia Bright, visual artist Jessie Rodger and director Emily Burns. The concert also features The Hermes Experiment in a programme of works by Freya Waley-Cohen, Mira Calix, Stevie Wishart and Meredith Monk.

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29th

Apr 2019

RAM Composers Project

Royal Academy of Music

The Hermes Experiment perform new works by masters’ composition students from the Royal Academy of Music.