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RNCM Spotlight: The Gardener’s Daughter

Thursday 5 October 2023, 6.30pm

Carole Nash Recital Room

Spotlights PC Rosoce Rutter_1045

Join us for our Spotlights — a free concert series where students create and perform their own innovative programmes. 

A modern, mystical fable told by voice, strings, and choir. 

Nomad presents their immersive new work where one girl’s tale of growth, loss and rediscovery is brought to life through an enchanting musical journey. With music by Lili Holland-Fricke, Iona Kaye, James MacMillan and Ēriks Ešenvalds.

Chapter One: The Gardener’s Daughter
Chapter Two: Lullaby
Chapter Three: He became smoke
Chapter Four: The Peace of Wild Things
Chapter Five: Home

Iona Kaye The Gardener’s Daughter
Adela Philippi The Gardener
Ailsa Burns, Elena Orsi violin
Emma Robinson viola
Lili Holland-Fricke cello

Featuring The Mancunium Consort:
Lydia Wonham
Laura Crooks
Clara Phelps
Kwankaew Ruangtrakool
Toluwani Idowu
Merel Magali Cox
Joseph Taylor
Ethan Jacobs
Harry Mobbs
James Joseph Connolly

Free admission, no ticket required 

This event will end at approximately 7pm. 

Thursday 5 October 2023, 6.30pm