PRE–CONCERT VIDEO: with Mark Simpson and Graham Hearn
Composer and clarinettist Mark Simpson (b.1988, Liverpool) became the first ever winner of both the BBC Young Musician of the Year and BBC Proms/Guardian Young Composer of the Year competitions in 2006. He was a BBC New Generation Artist from 2012-2014 and received a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship in 2014.
In 2015 he was appointed Composer in Association of the BBC Philharmonic for a period of four years. His first opera Pleasure was commissioned by Opera North, the Royal Opera and Aldeburgh Music and premiered in 2016.
Join us to discover more about his new song cycle in this short documentary video.
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