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Decoda-in-Residence at Guildhall School of Music and Drama - in partnership with the Barbican Centre

  • LSO St Lukes 161 Old Street, London UK (map)

Decoda hits the London scene in typical hybrid style: performing in concert halls, schools, and teaching the next generation of performers. You can watch Decoda in their Chills and Thrills performance, as part of Barbican's Sound Unbound Festival, joined by the sensational guest artists Manu Delago and Max Baillie. Details below. Following this performance, Decoda continues their partnerships with Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Barbicans Creative Learning, and Newham Music Hub; teaching and delivering their unique model of Interactive Performance for schools and communities.


Decoda Personnel:
Alicia Lee, clarinet - Sarah Beaty, clarinet - Brad Balliet, bassoon

Nathan Schram, viola - Claire Bryant, cello - Evan Premo, bass
with special guests
Manu Delago, hang
Max Baillie, violin

Schedule of Events:

October 31st, 2015 at 11.40am - Decoda Composition Station: Get Classical Festival* Barbican - Ground Floor

November 1st at 2pm - Chills and Thrills Performance: Get Classical Festival*
LSO St Luke’s

November 1st at 7pm - Decoda Composition Station: Get Classical Festival*
Barbican - Ground Floor

November 2nd: Morning Decoda IP’s in Schools* - two performances

November 2nd through 5th: IP Workshops
Guildhall School of Music*

November 6th starting at 3:30pm: Decoda IP’s in Schools - three performances

Chills and Thrills Programme
November 1st at 2pm
Sound Unbound Festival at LSO St Luke’s Concert Hall:

BIBER Mystery Sonata No. 1 "The Annunciation" for solo violin and quintet
HERRMANN Soundtrack Suite for sextet [arr. Decoda]
BEETHOVEN String Trio in c minor, Op. 9, No. 3: Scherzo
SALVATORE SCIARRINO Notturni brillanti No. 3 for solo viola
CAROLINE SHAW Limestone and Felt for viola and cello
BRAD BALLIETT Night Minuet [bassoon and string trio]
NATHAN SCHRAM New work for hang and sextet
MANU DELAGO Non Electronic Song No.1 for hang & sextet
JACKSON [arr. Decoda] Thriller

Earlier Event: October 20
Decoda in Denmark
Later Event: November 14
Decoda in Merida, Mexico