Nyman - Symphony No 11: Hillsborough Memorial premiere
29th April 2014
The work will be performed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra with mezzo soprano Kathryn Rudge, the Liverpool Philharmonic Youth and Training Choirs and is to be conducted by Josep Vicent. Kathryn Rudge will sing the names of the 96 Liverpool fans who lost their lives, accompanied by music Nyman was recording on the afternoon of the Hillsborough tragedy.
Tickets can be purchased from May 9 at the Biennial website.
The new work will also be recorded by the RLPO in May in Liverpool for release on Michael Nyman Records.