Award-winning composer Daniel Elms’ distinctive music elicits total immersion into its intimate, emotive and abstracted commentaries, creating electroacoustic urban pictures from bold, geometric patterns, and intricate orchestral textures fused to post-industrial soundscapes.
Latest album Islandia was called ‘a contemplative record that allows elastic wistfulness throughout’ by The Prickle.
Canadian collaborative instrumental group Bell Orchestre's evocative album House Music is heard in an arrangement by Owen Pallett.
PerformersBBC Concert Orchestra
RepertoireDaniel Elms: New arrangements
This concert is part of our trio of Unclassified Live concerts.
At the other two concerts in the series, explore works by Anna Meredith and Nicole Lizée on Sunday 29 September 2019, and Daniel Avery, Rafiq Bhatia and Caroline Shaw on Friday 3 April 2020.
Sunday 29 September 2019