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Dutilleux Symposium
Cambridge, May 2005


Sunday 1 May 
Henri Dutilleux ­ a day of celebration


Highly regarded contemporary French composer Henri Dutilleux was born in
1916. Following the Second World War he broke with his previous
compositional approach and began to create works with a distinct and
personal view, particularly adopting informal construction. The later part
of his creative life has been heavily influenced by the works of Marcel
Proust and he also acknowledges the fine arts. This day celebrates his
life, work and his influence on younger composers.

Coffee Concert - Henri Dutilleux - a celebration
Sunday 1 May 12.00 (Coffee served from 11.30am)
Venue: Kettle¹s Yard, Castle Street, Cambridge CB1 3AD

Performed by The Continuum Ensemble, conducted by Philip Headlam.
Henri Dutilleux:            Trois Preludes / Trois Strophes sur le nom de
Sacher / Deux Sonnets de Jean Cassou / Les Citations
Kenneth Hesketh             Les grandes plaines du jour
Andrew McBirnie             Prayer

Tickets £5 / £3 students available in advance and on the door from Kettle¹s
Yard, Castle Street, Cambridge CB3 0AQ
tel:  01223 352124 
                   
Henri Dutilleux - Symposium
Sunday 1 May 2.30 ­ 6pm
Venue: Faculty of Music, West Road, Cambridge

Speakers:          
Dr. Caroline Potter, author of 'Henri Dutilleux, his life and works'
Dr. Jeremy Thurlow, Author of  'Henri Dutilleux, Musique de songes' (Henri
Dutilleux, music of dreams' Publication 2005)
Dr Caroline Rae on the Piano Music of Dutilleux

Tickets £10 / £5 students available in advance from Kettle¹s Yard, Castle
Street, Cambridge CB3 0AQ tel: +44-(0)1223 352124

www.kettlesyard.co.uk

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