A new documentary featuring the compositions of Michael Nyman has premiered on YouTube.
Due to local circumstances beyond Michael’s control, it has become regrettably necessary to cancel the show at El Plaza Condesa on 15th November 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and Michael looks forward to scheduling new performances in Mexico in 2014 to coincide with his 70th birthday and the 40th anniversary of the Michael Nyman Band. We apologise for any inconvenience and full refunds can be obtained for all ticket holders from Ticketmaster.
A new Michael Nyman Chamber Music Series will be launched in October via MN Records. Volume 1, Piano Trios 1992-2010, will include the premiere recordings of ‘Poczatek’ and ‘The Photography of Chance’ – Volume 2 will be the re-issue of the classic Balanescu Quartet recording String Quartets 1-3. To hear a couple of exclusive tracks from the albums follow this link. More details forthcoming.
Don’t miss this series of exclusive interviews with Michael Nyman, including music spanning his entire career. Follow this link for details about each of the five broadcasts.
ArtReach commissioned a new short film from Michael Nyman that was premiered at Night of Festivals 2012. The festival took place 21-23 June in Old Market Square Nottingham.
The film, Witnesses, was given its world premiere screening during the festival’s opening evening in the outdoor surroundings of Old Market Square, and was introduced live by Michael Nyman. Subsequently the film was shown on a loop in The Space at Nottingham Contemporary for the remainder of the Festival.
View a trailer for the film here: