Ring in the new year with an adventurous night packed with food and drink, performances, activities, and special guests curated by Aurora Principal Players.
Curated with longtime Aurora collaborators composer Nico Muhly and countertenor Iestyn Davies, this programme stops the clocks and delves into ancient notions of time, as explored by Dowland, Debussy, Satie and Adès.
Jörg Widmann and Jean-Efflam Bavouzet discuss their careers and relationship to Mozart’s music with Aurora Chief Executive John Harte.
Aurora explores musical extraordinaires from the 18th century to the modern day with celebrated pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
Experience an immersive, unsettling journey through night-time waltzes with principal pianist John Reid and illustrator Will Lindley.
Aurora performs an engrossing programme that shifts from the introspective to the exuberant with pianist Charles Owen.
Aurora players reflect on their experience performing from memory and discuss why they find it so musically enriching.
Nico Muhly talks to Radio 3’s Tom Service about his works, inspirations, and new music today.
Grab a partner, put on your cowboy boots, and learn the steps to a raucous hoedown with Principal Double Bassist Ben Griffiths and his bluegrass/country band.
Aurora brings the year to a close in style with a New Year’s Eve programme in the company of world-class pianist Imogen Cooper.