2012 Festival


2012 Festival - 2012 Festival featured Andreas Scholl, Murray Perahia, Alison Balsom to name a few.

Murray Perahia (piano/director) & Academy of St Martin in the Fields: Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5

Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Choir of King’s College & the Academy of Ancient Music: Bach cantatas

Tallis Scholars: Renaissance polyphony (Tallis, Lassus, Vivanca) and works by Arvo Pärt

Chamber music:

Alison Balsom (trumpet) & Tom Poster (piano): Vivaldi to Cole Porter
Schubert Ensemble: Schubert Trout Quintet, Schumann & Huw Watkins

Free events / new music / installation:

Powerplant (percussion, video & electronics): Steve Reich, Graham Fitkin & Gabriel Prokofiev
Outdoor sound/light installation: Plenum, on the street-side of King’s College Chapel
Green Songs: Vocal education project with King’s Junior Voices
Cambridgeshire Youth Percussion Ensemble project with Colin Currie