Retrophonica: Theremin & Orchestra

Summary

An immersive underground evening of music for orchestra and theremin, a musical instrument controlled without contact.

Date & time

Date:13 October 2019

Time:6pm to 9pm

Event Details

Address:Brunel Museum
Railway Ave
Rotherhithe
London

Post code:SE16 4LF

Tickets:£20 (online)

Description

This début concert from RETROPHONICA celebrates the centenary of the world's earliest successful electronic instrument and the remarkable story of its eponymous inventor, Léon Theremin. Prepare for an immersive audio-visual experience, complemented by cocktails, lightshow, and narration, featuring original and adapted music for theremin by Dmitri Shostakovich, Bohuslav Martinů, Miklós Rózsa, Les Baxter, Claude Debussy and John Williams, performed by RETROPHONICA with thereminist Charlie Draper, new arrangements and works by Alex Palmer, and bespoke narration from author Ken Hollings.

Transport

By Tube:Nearest tube stop: Bermondsey

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Accessibility

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