A new work by John Zorn is being performed at Glasgow's City Halls with the BBC Symphony Orchestra on 12 January (for free!). The show will include the first performance of Suppôts et Suppliciations, a new work commissioned by Radio 3. While Zorn will not be playing, he will be in attendance and overseeing rehearsals.
Also being performed is Zorn's short wordless opera La Machine De L’être, string piece Kol Nidre, plus Aporias. The concert will be recorded by Radio 3 for broadcast later on the same night at 10:30pm. Tickets are free, and can be collected from Glasgow City Halls box office (contact them on 0141 353 8000). Some sparse details here.
Glasgow City Halls, 12 January, 7:30pm.
Read a John Zorn Primer from The Wire 156 here.