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Meet you in the Maze

Friday 9 November 2018

£12 in advance / £10 student / £15 on the door
Booking essential
Music from 7-8.30pm, drinks from 8.30-9pm in Yorks Cafe at Ikon

The fourteen professional singers of critically acclaimed ensemble Echo present a specially devised performance in response to Polly Apfelbaum’s exhibition. The concert explores mazes, puzzles and the navigation of the unknown, including music by Meredith Monk, Steve Reich and James Blake, alongside improvisation, folk song and theatrical use of the gallery.

Programme of music:
Circlesong no.4 – Bobby McFerrin
Nuper Rosarum Flores – Guillaume Dufay
O Virtus Sapientiae – Hildegard von Bingen
Bring me little water, Sylvie – Lead Belly
Hide and Seek – Imogen Heap
Quant j’ai ouy le tabourin –  Claude Debussy
Artificial Environment no. 7 Harmonising: William Tell – Joanna Baillie
Videte Miraculum – Thomas Tallis
Susanne un jour – Orlandus Lassus
Panda Chant II (from ‘The Games’) – Meredith Monk
Clapping Music – Steve Reich
Nunc Dimittis – Arvo Pärt
Meet you in the Maze – James Blake

Please book online or call Ikon Shop on 0121 248 0711. Online booking closes at 5pm on Friday 9 November.

Meet you in the Maze is supported by RVW Trust.


Meet you in the Maze

Here's a little vid of Sarah talking about our #Meetyouinthemaze project at Ikon Gallery – featuring Tallis' Videte Miraculum, which we'll be singing on Friday. Thanks to RVW Trust and Arts Council England for supporting the project

Posted by echo on Tuesday, November 6, 2018