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Århus Sinfonietta perform at the Momento Cello Concert

Århus Sinfonietta perform together with one of Denmark's best musician, Jakob Kullberg, at the Momento Cello Concert Tuesday May 24 2011 in Canterbury, Kent. At this colourful concert, Århus Sinfonietta will perform Simon Steen-Andersen's Praesens and Thomas Agerfeldt Olesen's Tonkraftværk among other skilled Danish composers. The concert is a part of the Sounds New Contemporary Music Festival that runs from May 20 to May 29 2011.

Århus Sinfonietta
Jakob Kullberg violoncello
Søren K. Hansen conductor

Niels Marthinsen The Monkey (UK premiere)
Bent Sørensen Deserted Churchyards
Per Nørgård Momentum (UK premiere)
Hugo Ribeiro Diurne: alter ego
Benjamin Oliver Smash and Grab
Simon Steen-Andersen Praesens (UK premiere)
Thomas Agerfeldt Olesen Tonkraftværk (UK premiere) 

The concert is being supported by the Danish Arts Council; the City of Aarhus: The Department of Culture and Citizens' Services; the Danish Composers' Society, The Embassy of Denmark, Canterbury Christ Church University and the European Union Interreg IV A 2 Seas. It will be recorded for broadcast on 'Hear and Now' - BBC Radio 3.