Christopher Leedham

composer | conductor | teacher

‘Endgame’ to be premiered in June

Posted on 22 March 2012

Endgamea new piece for fourteen players – will be premiered by the Chimera Ensemble on 22 June 2012 at the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall in York. Full details to follow. You can read more about the piece on the composition page or listen to a workshop extract on Soundcloud.streaming Logan 2017

The Chimera Ensemble is a highly flexible student-run contemporary music ensemble, performing around 40 new student works a year and using musicians from a pool of many undergraduate and postgraduate student instrumentalists and singers.. The group provides a public forum for new undergraduate and postgraduate compositions and also gives students the opportunity to perform challenging contemporary repertoire. Recent performances have included Boulez’s Dérive 2, John Adams’ Chamber Symphony and Xenakis’ Thallein.

Website: http://www.facebook.com/chimeraensemble


New Music from Old York, including ‘Happy the Man that Findeth Wisdom’, an extract from Antiphons, has just been released on the Boreas label priced £9.99. It features new choral music by York-based composers performed by The 24, directed by William Brooks and Graham Bier.Ghost in the Shell 2017 film trailer

Full details and purchasing options can be found on the Boreas website:
http://www.boreasmusic.co.uk/bmcdstore/index.php?_a=product&product_id=10