Matthew Kaner
COMPOSER

Date/time

Venue

Work(s)

Details

2 September 2017 / 14:30 CET

KKL Lucerne, Switzerland

Encounters

Premiere of new symphonic work for the Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, conducted by Jeffrey Means as part of the Lucerne Festival 2017.

9 May 2017 / 19:30

St. John's Smith Square

Stranded

Commission for new work to celebrate Europe Day, for violinist Benjamin Baker and orchestra, conducted by Jonathan Bloxham.

10 December 2016 / 19:00

Shoreditch Church (St. Leonard's)

O Adonai

Performance of O Adonai and several other works for chamber choir and saxophone, as part of Spitalfields Winter Music Festival. Details here.

25 October 2016 / 20:30

The Old Queen's Head, Essex Road, London

Concerto for Four Baroque Violins

Premiere of new work for four baroque violins, to feature alongside by music by Telemann, Purcell and others as part of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment's Night Shift series.

21 October 2016

N/A

O Adonai (Recording)

Released on Delphian Records as part of Siglo de Oro's advent disc, Drop Down Ye Heavens. Click here to purchase.

29 September -
8 December 2016

BBC Radio 3

BBC Embedded Composer in 3 Residency

Residency with BBC Radio 3, with several new works, including a new 3 minute piece for each week of the residency to be broadcast daily on Radio 3 Breakfast. More info here.

22 April 2016

N/A

Duo Seraphim (Recording)

Release of Duo Seraphim on Delphian Records, as part of a disc entitled In Memoriam, dedicated to the late David Trendell.

20 April 2016 / 19:30

St. John's Smith Square

Mazurka (from Dance Suite)

Performance of Mazurka from Dance Suite (for solo piano), by Imma Settiadi in the Park Lane Group Series. Details here.

16 April 2016 / 11:00

St. Michael's Sittingbourne, Kent

Mazurka (from Dance Suite)

Performance of Mazurka from Dance Suite (for solo piano), by Imma Settiadi in the morning recital series. Details here.

1 April 2016

N/A

The Calligrapher’s Manuscript (Recording)

Release of The Calligrapher's Manuscript on LSO Live, with the London Symphony Orchestra and François-Xavier Roth, as part of a disc entitled The Panufnik Legacies 2.

29 February 2016

Cité des Arts, Paris

Mazurka (from Dance Suite)

French premiere of Mazurka from Dance Suite performed by Richard Uttley, alongside works by Francisco Coll, Naomi Pinnock and Mark Simpson.

15 July 2015 / 13:00

Pound Arts, Corsham, Wiltshire

Dance Suite

Third performance of new work commissioned and performed by Richard Uttley alongside works by Beethoven, Chopin and Scriabin. Details here.

15 June 2015 / 21:00

Basilica di S. Barbara, Mantova, Italy

Duo Seraphim

13 June 2015 / 21:00

Chiesa di San Bernardino-Auditorium Manenti, Crema, Italy

Duo Seraphim

12 June 2015 / 21:00

Chiesa di San Francesco, Lodi, Italy

Duo Seraphim

10 June / 21:00

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy

Duo Seraphim

Late evening concert of new and traditional works as part of KCL Chapel Choir tour 2015. Event details here.

3 June 2015 / 17:00

King's College London Chapel, Strand

Duo Seraphim

Evensong premiere performance by KCL chapel choir, conductor Gareth Wilson

28 May 2015 / 20:00

Kettle's Yard, Cambridge

Dance Suite

Second performance of new piano work commissioned and performed by Richard Uttley in the Kettle's Yard New Music Series. Played alongside works by Lindberg, Adès, Weir and Pesson. Booking and information here.

7 May 2015 / 13:05

St John's Smith Square

Dance Suite

New 15 minute work for solo piano, performed and commissioned by pianist Richard Uttley with the support of the Britten-Pears Foundation, the Ralph Vaughan Williams and Arthur Bliss Trusts. Booking and further information here.

5 May 2015 / 16:30

In Tune: BBC Radio 3 & BBC iPlayer

Dance Suite

A sneak preview of Dance Suite (in advance of the premiere) and other works from Richard Uttley's recital will be broadcast live and then remain available for listening again on iPlayer here.

26 April 2015 / 20:00

Florida State University

Chants

US Premiere of Chants, given by the Florida State University New Music Ensemble. Details here.

16 December 2014 / 19:30

St John’s Downshire Hill

O Adonai

UK premiere of O Adonai, no. 2 of the Advent Antiphons, along with the full set by various other composers, including Francis Pott, Gareth Wilson and Ralph Allwood, performed by Siglo de Oro with Sam Corkin.  

30 August - 7 September 2014

Lewisham Arthouse Gallery

Via

Video created in collaboration with artist Luke Burton, shown at Lewisham Arthouse gallery in their I See I don't See exhibition, also curated by Luke.

13 July 2014

Victoria International Arts Festival, Malta

O Adonai

Premiere performance of new work for Chorus and Saxophone to be given by Siglo de Oro and Sam Corkin in St George’s Basilica, Gozo, Malta. Details here.

31 May 2014 / 18:00

Royal Festival Hall

Mosaic

Premiere of Mosiac commissioned for the Philharmonia's Music of Today Series by the Royal Philharmonic Society as a winner of the 2013 RPS Composition Prize. Full details here.

20 February 2014 / 13:00

Music Hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Litanies

Performance by Julia Samojlo in a lunchtime recital given with percussionist Sam Wilson, alongside works by David Bruce, Harrison Birtwistle and George Benjamin.

8 December 2013 / 13:15

Southbank Centre : Purcell Room

Chants

Premiere of new small chamber work for members of the London Sinfonietta, commissioned as part of Writing the Future. Tickets and more info here.

9 November 2013 / 19:30

LSO St. Luke's

Organum

Third performance and London premiere by the Workers Union, in association with LSO Soundhub. Tickets on sale here.

29 October 2013 / 19:30

Birmingham Conservatoire

Organum

Second performance by the Workers Union

28 October 2013 / 13:00

Turner Sims Concert Hall, Southampton

Organum

World premiere by the Workers Union. Commissioned with the support of the PRS for Music Foundation.

19 September 2013 / 19:30

Barbican Hall

The Calligrapher’s Manuscript

World premiere with the LSO conducted by Robin Ticciati. Commissioned by the LSO through the Panufnik Scheme. Tickets on sale here.

4 September 2013 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall

Mobile through the Mirror

Premiere of Mobile through the Mirror composed in response to Heinz Holliger's Mobile for oboe and harp. Commissioned by the contemporary harp and oboe duo Orfea.

15 May 2013 / 18:00

Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Open Session: Recent Overview

Talk on my recent output. All welcome.

13 April 2013 / 20:45

Barbican Clubstage

Calligraphic Study (after Johann Hering)

11 April 2013 / 13:30

LSO St. Luke's

The Calligrapher’s Manuscript