Lancaster International Concert Series - New music in concert and online

Date:8 March 2008
Time:7.30 pm

The first in the series of three groundbreaking webcast concerts is now available to view online for free at This offers an excellent opportunity to sample the works of two seminal Hungarian composers in a selection of pieces that are fascinated by the interplay between music and vocals. It also offers a rare chance to hear work by young Manchester based composer Larry Goves.

The second concert - BBC Singers and Psappha performing the works of Claude Vivier - will be filmed this Thursday for broadcast online and on BBC Radio 3. Tickets for this concert are still available at the box office - 01524 - 594151.

Further information about the concert, and about the dark and fascinating life of the composer are available at LUNews:

There is also an excellent article in The Guardian discussing the life of Vivier and previewing the concert:,,2258491,00.html

The final webcast concert - Psappha Commissions -will be performed and filmed on Saturday 8th March @ 7.30pm. As with the previous Saturday concert Lancaster International Concert Series has decided to offer tickets at two for the price of one for all LICA staff and students - exclusively for this night

For further information on the webcasts, or to book tickets for up and coming performances, please contact the box office: 01524 - 594151,

Tickets and webcasts are available at:

Event website:
Who can attend:Anyone

Further Information

Organising departments and research centres:Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts
  • Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts (LICA)
  • The LICA Building, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW, UK