It’s well past bedtime but nobody can sleep. The rain is too splashy, the sheep are too jumpy and the stars are far, far too twinkly. What are we to do?
Nico Muhly talks to Radio 3’s Tom Service about his works, inspirations, and new music today.
Curated with Nico Muhly and Iestyn Davies, this programme stops the clocks and delves into ancient notions of time, as explored by Dowland, Debussy, Satie and Adès.
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.
Ring in the new year with an adventurous night packed with food and drink, performances, activities, and special guests curated by Aurora Principal Players.
The wayfarer, the migrant, the refugee: we embark on a journey through time and space in the company of those that walk the face of the earth.
This programme explores the different guises of transformation in the music of Anna Meredith, Emily Hall, and Mozart.
In this late-night Lock-In, Aurora shines the spotlight on the vibrant, bold, and original music of Anna Meredith.
Step inside the Green Leaf Forest to tightrope walk across a dancing river, tame a furry lion cub and make music with some very rascally frogs.
One of the most distinctive and exciting voices of new music today, the concert features the music of composer Missy Mazzoli with her Double Bass concerto.
Experience the bold colours and rhythmic intensity of Bartók’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion in a unique immersive performance.
We explore celestial sounds and the cosmic order in an eclectic programme enriched by choreography and illustration.
Wander among the lavender, wiggle with worms and snooze to the music of a twinkling firefly.
Aurora pairs Farrenc’s overlooked third symphony with Mozart’s exuberant Piano Concerto No. 22 performed by Angela Hewitt.