First premiered in 1996, Blood on the Floor takes its name from the striking painting by Francis Bacon and is a raw and moving work fuelled by the pain of loss. The composer skilfully melds his jazz and contemporary voices into what is considered his ‘magnum “fusion” opus’ (Gramophone).
8:00pm, 5-6 March 2019
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building
Oxford OX4 1DY