Laura was interviewed for The Arts Hour on BBC World Service backstage at LSO St Luke’s in January 2018. Broadcast on 19th February 2018. LISTEN HERE Featuring: Laura Cannell, Mira Calix, Ipek Gorgon, Sarah Nicolls and more.
BBC Radio 3’s Sound of the Week – composer Laura Cannell describes her first encounter with the sound of deers barking in a forest.
Broadcast on Saturday 10th February 2018 at 10.15pm – Listen to the clip here
MODERN RITUAL UK TOUR – COLCHESTER ARTS CENTRE
23rd January 2018
Featuring Charles Hayward, Laura Cannell, Hoofus, Jennifer Lucy Allan and Luke Turner, Modern Ritual is a night of new performances exploring ideas of ritual through music and words, evoking real and fictional landscapes. It is ancient, modern, experimental, real, fictional, personal, folkloric. It explores human and mechanical rituals, failure of ritual and provides a platform to premiere new works in the UK.
Tickets £10 / £8 concessions
Doors open 7.30pm.
BBC Open Ear presents music from the leading-edge of the UK’s contemporary scene. Alternative, experimental and hosted by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
Next up is my world premiere of Feathers Unfurled at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival on 25th November 2017. ‘Deconstructing her compositions and using them as graphic scores for semi-improvised pieces which seek to dissolve borders’