Podcast with Bryce Dessner

Bryce Dessner talks about his new work in our latest podcast.

Kate Kennedy led a pre-concert talk with Bryce Dessner prior to the London premiere of his new work, El Chan, commissioned by Britten Sinfonia and Wigmore Hall which has been released as a podcast. Bryce discusses his early experiences of music, influences and approach to composition.

The world premiere of El Chan took place on Friday 8 April 2016 at St Andrew’s Hall in Norwich with further performances at West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge on Tuesday 12 April 2016 and Wigmore Hall, London on Wednesday 13 April 2016 as part of Britten Sinfonia’s At Lunch series.

The commission was made possible by the generosity of donors to Britten Sinfonia’s Musically Gifted scheme. To find out more about Musically Gifted click here

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