'EASTERN GATE' is a recital of contemporary music for solo classical guitar, flute, harp and percussion.
The program includes music from Finland, Cuba and Japan, containing influences from a broad spectrum of styles and genres such as hyper-romanticism, minimalism and electro acoustic music.
'La Espiral Eterna' for guitar – Leo Brouwer (1939 - present)
'Stop Speaking' for snare drum and tape - Andy Akiho (1979 - present)
'A Farewell To Those Left Behind' for vibraphone - Tim Ferchen (1947 - present)
'Voice' for flute – Toru Takemitsu (1930 - 1996)
'From the Eastern Gate' for harp - Alexina Louie (1949 - present)
'Mano a mano' for guitar – Magnus Lindberg (1958 - present)
Richard Haslam – Classical Guitar
Lizzie Brightwell-Gibbons – Percussion
Kirsten Sheldrake – Flute
Sophie Rocks – Harp
Sam Rodwell – Classical Guitar