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Cello Unwrapped announces the UK premiere of Arthur Russell's Tower Of Meaning

The series will take place at King's Place in January

Arthur Russell’s composition Tower Of Meaning will receive its UK premiere in 2017. Russell affiliates Peter Zummo and Bill Ruyle, who performed on the piece’s original recording, will participate in the event, which is part of King’s Place’s Cello Unwrapped series. Also in attendance will be London based cello virtuoso Oliver Coates, the author of The Wire 394's The Inner Sleeve column, and The London Contemporary Orchestra. The concert, which takes place on 14 January 2017, continues the ongoing collaboration between Ruyle, Zummo and Coates, which was set up to explore Russell’s music.

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